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ECON 490

About this Guide

Welcome. This is a guide to information sources of interest to students in Econ 490. It contains guides to working with a variety of data software packages, sources and tips for finding scholarly articles for a literature review, and a list of important databases, repositories, and key data sets. There is also information on properly citing the data that you will use.

For more information, please contact the economic subject librarian using the link in the left column, or attend a Research Commons workshop, linked below.

Key Databases

Library Software

Upcoming Workshops

UBC Library hosts many free workshops that can be viewed on our upcoming event calendar. Popular workshops series include topics like literature reviews, introduction to R and R Studio, and citation management.