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View Resource Acrobatics: A Tutorial on Adobe Acrobat and the Portable Document Format (PDF)

This article introduces users to the Portable Document Format (PDF). The article concentrates on the Adobe Acrobat software, discussing its options for document formatting and manipulation. The article also discusses how this format can be integrated into Web page design and education.
View Resource Archival Data Online Repository

The University of Wisconsin Data and Program Library Service, which has been providing machine-readable social science data to university researchers for over 30 years, has recently made this data repository available to everyone. At present the site contains 12 studies, including US riot and civil disorder data from 1961-1968, slave movement during the 18th and 19th centuries, the Russian and...
View Resource Data and Program Library Service (UW-Madison): The Survey of Economic Expectations : Waves 1-8

The Data and Program Library Service at the University of Wisconsin (see the March 14, 1997 Scout Report) has posted data from the University Survey Center's Survey of Economic Expectations (SEE). The survey, involving 5,423 interviews conducted in eight waves, "examines how Americans in the labor force perceive their near-term economic future." The data, online codebook, and a research paper...