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Books about Statistics

Finding stats in journal articles

1. Search in a relevant database for your topic.

2. Use terms like "statistics" or "data" or "quantitative analysis" to focus your results.

3. Some databases have specific ways to find statistics or data - use the help menu to find out how. PsycInfo, for example, lets you choose articles that report on specific methodolgies like Quantitative analysis or include auxiliary material including data sets.

4. For more specific advice, contact Sallie Willcox or another Health Sciences LIbraries Librarian.