Collection Development: Reference Resources Roundup #10 (A Curated Collection of Recently Published or Updated Data-Rich Reports Available on the Web)
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This roundup began on February 5, 2019.
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March 20, 2019
Nielsen Total Audience Report, Q3 2018
32 pages; PDF.
March 19, 2019
March 18, 2019
Assessing the Global Climate in February 2019 (via NCEI/NOAA)
“Fifth warmest February on record for globe”
March 17, 2019
FTC Releases 2018 Privacy and Data Security Update
17 pages; PDF.
Global Study Highlights Role Of Democracy in Improving Adult Health (via Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation/U. of Washington) ||| Additional Data ||| Full Text: Research Article (via The Lancet)
March 16, 2019
FDIC State Banking Profiles (Q4 2018)
“…quarterly summary of banking and economic conditions in each state.”
March 15, 2019
Automated Tackling of Disinformation (via EPRS)
116 pages; PDF.
- How Artificial Intelligence Works (via EPRS)
10 pages; PDF.
Why Artificial Intelligence Matters (via EPRS)
8 pages; PDF.
March 14, 2019
March 13, 2019
- Estimated HIV Incidence and Prevalence in the United States, 2010–2016 (via CDC)
- Slide Set: Estimated HIV Incidence and Prevalence in the United States, 2010–2016 (via CDC)
- HIV Among Women (via CDC)
- Slide Set: HIV Mortality (through 2016)
Regulating Disinformation with Artificial Intelligence (via EPRS)
84 pages; PDF ||| Annex I (4 pages; PDF)
United Nations Panel of Experts Report on Implementation of UN Security Council (UNSC) Sanctions
378 pages; PDF.
The report is also available here.
March 12, 2019
March 11, 2019
Legal Migration to the EU (via EPRS)
12 pages; PDF.
March 10, 2019
March 9, 2019
National Endowment For the Arts: 2019 Guide
28 pages; PDF.
March 8, 2019
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March 2, 2019
Final Report: Report of the Fact-Finding Mission Regarding the Incident Of Alleged Use of Toxic Chemicals as a Weapon in Douma, Syrian Arab Republic, On 7 April 2018 (via Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW))
UPDATE March 7, 2019: Statement About Report from U.S. Dept. of State
March 1, 2019
Comprehensive Housing Market Analysis (via HUD)
February 28, 2019
China: Observations on Confucius Institutes in the United States and U.S. Universities in China, February 28, 2019 (via GAO)
See Also: Released Last Week: “China’s Impact On The U.S. Education System (via U.S. Senate)
Roadmap to Reducing Child Poverty (“Expert Report”; via National Academies of Science, Engineer, and Medicine)
Read online and/or download full text (free).
February 27, 2019
Diversity of the Black Population in Canada: An Overview (via Statistics Canada) ||| PDF Version ||| Infographic: HTML ||| PDF
National Emergency Communications Plan 2019 (via DHS)
88 pages; PDF.
- National Patterns of R&D Resources: 2016–17 Data Update
- Data: Federal R&D Funding, by Budget Function: Fiscal Years 2017-19 (via NSF)
February 26, 2019
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February 20, 2019
New Report Examines the Educational Progress and Challenges Students Face in the United States by Race and Ethnicity (via National Center for Education Statistics)
Online Version ||| Full Text (228 pages; PDF)
February 19, 2019
The State of Primary Care Physician Workforce – All States (via Robert Graham Center)
115 pages, PDF; State by State reports.
February 18, 2019
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February 15, 2019
February 14, 2019
Practical Terrorism Prevention: Reexamining U.S. National Approaches to Addressing the Threat of Ideologically Motivated Violence (via RAND)
Direct to Full Text Report (335 pages; PDF) ||| Direct to Appendixes (164 pages; PDF)
World Military Expenditures and Arms Transfers 2018 (via U.S. Dept. of State)
WMEAT 2018 Introduction and Overview (PDF)
WMEAT 2018 Table I – Military Expenditures and Armed Forces Personnel, 2006-2016 (XLS)
WMEAT 2018 Tables II-IV – Arms Transfer Deliveries, 2006-2016 (XLS)
WMEAT 2018 Sources, Data and Methods (PDF)
February 13, 2019
Democracy At Risk: Threats and Attacks Against Media Freedom in Europe: Annual Report 2019 (via Partner Organisations to the Council of Europe Platform to Promote the Protection of Journalism and Safety of Journalists)
February 12, 2019
The Cairncross Review: A Sustainable Future For Journalism
Full Text Report (via UK Government) 157 pages; PDF. ||| Key Findings
Online Advertising in the UK-Report (via Plum Commissioned by The Department Of Digital, Culture, Media & Sport)
YouGov Survey – Newspaper Habits
Médiatique Overview of Recent Dynamics in the UK Press Market
Nation’s Public Health Emergencies are Increasing While State Emergency Preparedness Levels are Mixed; 17 States Score in Top Readiness Tier, 20 States and DC in Middle Tier, 13 States in Lower Tier (via Trust for America’s Health)
52 pages; PDF. |||Key Findings
U.S. Dept. of Defense Artificial Intelligence Strategy
16 pages; PDF. ||| Fact Sheet (2 pages)
February 11, 2019
February 9, 2019
2018 FTC Annual Report on Refunds to Consumers (via FTC)
14 pages; PDF.
February 8, 2019
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February 5, 2019
2018 End-of-Year Data Breach Report (via ID Theft Resource Center)||| Infographic
“126% Increase in Exposed Consumer Data, 1.68 Billion Email-Related Credentials”
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