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2021 First Year Writing 1120-02 Prof. Singleton: Web Sites

Using library resources and services for academic success.

Web Site Analysis

Examples of Web Sites

2020 State of Rural Minnesota From the Center for Rural Policy and Development.

2020 Status of Women & Girls in Minnesota A joint project of the Women’s Foundation of Minnesota and the Center on Women, Gender, and Public Policy of the Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota.

American Community Survey "The American Community Survey helps local officials, community leaders and businesses understand the changes taking place in their communities.  It is the premier source for detailed information about the American people and workforce."

Black Lives Matter "The [BLM] Global Network is as powerful as it is because of our membership, our partners, our supporters, our staff, and you. Our continued commitment to liberation for all Black people means we are continuing the work of our ancestors and fighting for our collective freedom because it is our duty."

Explore Census Data "Find popular facts (population, income, etc.) and frequently requested data about your community."

Metropolitan Council "the regional policy-making body, planning agency, and provider of essential services for the Twin Cities metropolitan region."

Minnesota Compass "Measuring progress. Inspiring action."

Minnesota's Immigrants "Explore the stories of the people who have immigrated to Minnesota."

Minnesota State Demographic Center "(SDC), part of the Minnesota Department of Administration, is the main provider of demographic data and analysis for the state of Minnesota."

NACo County Explorer County level data from the National Association of Counties.

Pew Research Center "a nonpartisan fact tank that informs the public about the issues, attitudes and trends shaping the world. It conducts public opinion polling, demographic research, media content analysis and other empirical social science research. Pew Research Center does not take policy positions."

Race Forward "Race Forward Research conducts cutting edge, original and broadly accessible research on pressing racial justice issues focused on the significance of race to social and economic outcomes in our society. "

Umbra Search "makes African American history more broadly accessible...digitization of African American materials across University of Minnesota collections, and brings together hundreds of thousands of digitized materials from over 1,000 libraries and archives across the country.