Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA) indexes more than 690 periodicals, plus books, research reports and proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more.
The following peer-reviewed Data Science journals are available through Browzine via the Gordon Library homepage. Browzine is the library's convenient academic journal searching tool, which gives access to users to a wide variety of subject relevant and specialized scholarly publications. Keyword search 'Data Science' for the results shown below. Sample journals are also highlighted below the image.
Dryad Digital Repository is a curated resource that makes research data discoverable, freely reusable, and citable. Dryad provides a general-purpose home for a wide diversity of data types. Joining as a member will enable a user to work with an online community to promote data publishing, curation, and preservation.
The following external web resources will help introduce students to some of the current applications of Data Sciences:
Social Explorer: The only feature that is accessible without a subscription is Census data.
Source for population, housing, economic, and geographic data.
Public use data files and documentation.
The Dryad Digital Repository is a curated resource that makes research data discoverable, freely reusable, and citable. Dryad provides a general-purpose home for a wide diversity of data types.
Dataset Search enables users to find datasets stored across the Web through a simple keyword search. The tool surfaces information about datasets hosted in thousands of repositories across the Web, making these datasets universally accessible and useful.
World Health Organization (WHO): Global Health Observatory (GHO) Data
3161 charts across 297 topics
All free: open access and open source
WPI's Data Science department has a list of resources that science students will have access to depending on their individual course plan here.
You can also (whether or not you are working in a Data Science program or course) find lists of WPI-supported Data Analysis & Visualization software programs on the Academic & Research Computing (ARC) website here.
ARC offers training on these programs throughout the year; contact the office at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.