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Virtual Lobby Display: The Census

This virtual lobby display of electronic sources related to the Census coincides with the 2020 Census count beginning this month.

Journal article databases

These databases are useful for finding articles - mostly scholarly - about the U.S. Census. Try using "census" and "united states" as search terms, and adding additional terms that express any particular interests you have about the Census. 

Historical newspaper and magazine databases

These databases contain primary sources like historical newspapers, magazines, books, pamphlets, and tracts; and are useful for finding primary sources about the Census. As with the secondary databases, try using "Census" as a search term, combined with other search terms that express topics and subjects that interest you.