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Infoshare Online
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How-to use Infoshare video here.
Demographic data for New York. Quick web guide to using InfoShare.

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A LexisNexis search that searches only New York State newspapers. Very helpful for finding local news.

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The New York Times (via nytimes.com — register using your Live@Edu email address)
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1. Click on "Register" to create a NYTimes.com account using your school email address.
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The New York Times 1851-2013 (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)
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Two-minute video guide here. Offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue. (100% Full Text)

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Social Explorer
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U.S. demographic data, maps, and reports taken from the Federal Census, from 1940 to 2000. Provides the option to generate data sets for NYC neighborhoods and boroughs. (data maps) (1940-2000)

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This guide will show you how to find Census data online. This is helpful for learning about your neighborhood. This guide includes videos.

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Where to find online information about the demographics of New York neighborhoods.

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Research Guide: New York Neighborhoods
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How to research the City and the five boroughs.

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Research Guide: New York Riots
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