Collection Development: Reference Resources Roundup #12 (A Curated Collection of Recently Published or Updated Data-Rich Reports Available on the Web)
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This roundup began on April 19, 2019.
TAKE A LOOK
Eleven (previously posted) curated roundups featuring hundreds of reports, datasets, etc. can be accessed online.
May 28, 2019
Global Childhood Report 2019 (via Save the Children)
68 pages; PDF.
May 27, 2019
2018 Annual Report And Sourcebook of Federal Sentencing Statistics (via U.S. Sentencing Commission)
May 26, 2019
May 25, 2019
Social Media Monitoring (via Brennan Center)
58 pages; PDF.
May 24, 2019
May 23, 2019
Rates of Injury from Sports, Recreation, and Leisure Activities Among Children and Adolescents Aged 1–17 Years, by Age Group — National Health Interview Survey, United States, 2015–2017 (via MMWR/CDC)
May 22, 2019
Digital Media: The Infinite Dial Canada 2019
46 pages; PDF.
The Rights of LGBTI People in the European Union (via EPRS)
11 pages; PDF.
May 21, 2019
Ahead of the European Parliamentary Elections: “Junk News ‘Not Prevalent’ On Twitter, But More Likely to be Shared and Liked on Facebook, Finds Unique Multilingual Study” (via Oxford Internet Institute)
The TSA Workforce Crisis: A Homeland Security Risk (Testimony by Acting OIG/DHS Before the Subcommittee on Transportation and Maritime Security Committee on Homeland Security U.S. House of Representatives)
12 pages; PDF.
May 20, 2019
Malaria Surveillance — United States, 2016 (via MMWR/CDC)
PDF version also available.
May 19, 2019
May 18, 2019
May 17, 2019
Births (USA): Provisional Data for 2018 (via NCHS)
25 pages; PDF.
May 16, 2019
CRS Report: Marijuana Use and Highway Safety
EPA OIG Issues Report on Former EPA Administrator’s Travel
84 pages; PDF.
May 15, 2019
May 14, 2019
May 12, 2019
May 11, 2019
May 10, 2019
Quick Stats: Age-Adjusted Percentages of Persons of All Ages Who Delayed Seeking Medical Care in the Past 12 Months Because of Worry About Cost, by U.S. Census Region of Residence — National Health Interview Survey, 2012 and 2017 (via MMWR/CDC)
May 9, 2019
Analysis of the President’s 2020 Budget (via CBO)
20 pages; PDF.
Food Outlook: Biannual Report on Global Food Markets (via FAO)
164 pages; PDF.
Global Catastrophe Recap, April 2019 (via Aon)
12 pages; PDF.
Pay Models for Online News in the US and Europe: 2019 Update (via Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, U. of Oxford)
Summary/News Release (with Charts) (4 pages; PDF) ||| Full Text Report (16 pages; PDF)
May 8, 2019
2019 National Health Security Preparedness Index (via Robert Wood Johnson Foundation)
Summary/News Release ||| Key Findings (19 pages; PDF) ||| FAQs
||| Archives ||| Methodology ||| Data File (.xls) ||| Additional Resources
Weapon Systems Annual Assessment (via GAO)
229 pages; PDF.
Wireless Census Report (via JISC)
39 pages; PDF.; “A snapshot of wireless networking in the UK”
May 7, 2019
May 6, 2019
Fast Facts and Stats About the European Union
May 4, 2019
May 3, 2019
May 2, 2019
May 1, 2019
New Infographics From Statistics Canada:
+ Family Matters: Being Married or Common-Law in Canada
+ Family Matters: Being Separated or Divorced in Canada
New Infographic from USDA:
Top Markets for U.S. Agricultural Exports in 2018
April 30, 2019
FAA Releases Aerospace Forecast Fiscal Years (FY) 2019-2039
107 pages; PDF.
April 29, 2019
Measles Cases In the U.S. are Highest Since Measles was Eliminated in 2000 (via CDC) ||| Article: Increase in Measles Cases — United States, January 1–April 26, 2019 (via MMWR) ||| Transcript/Audio of CDC Telebriefing: National Update on Measles +++
April 28, 2019
April 27, 2019
April 26, 2019
2019 Special 301 Report (via USTR)
91 pages; PDF.
April 25, 2019
Chart: Percentage of Adults Aged ≥18 Years Who Felt Worried, Nervous, or Anxious Daily or Weekly, by Age Group and Employment Status — National Health Interview Survey,United States, 2017 (via MMWR/CDC)
Most Popular Areas for Millennials: Where They Move and Stay (via National Association of Realtors)
April 24, 2019
American Lung Association Releases 2019 “State of the Air” Report
Includes city rankings.
Backgrounder: Science and Security Resources (via AAU)
7 pages; PDF.
These country reports provide information on the legal situation for displaced populations, namely asylum seekers, refugees, and returnees, where relevant, regarding access to mobile services, in each country covered. Each report contains information on:
• Registration and Identification of Displaced Persons • SIM Registration • Know Your Customer Rules • Mobile Money • Data Protection
Global Measles Vaccination Trends (via CRS)
4 pages; PDF.
When Can the Firearm Industry Be Sued (via CRS)
5 pages; PDF.
April 23, 2019
Credential Stuffing: Attacks and Economies (via Akamai)
11 pages; PDF.
April 22, 2019
April 20, 2019
April 19, 2019
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