TIGER is the the Census' first seamless nationwide street centerline coverage of the United States, Puerto Rico, and the Island Areas. TIGER is an acronym for the Topologically Integrated Geographic Encoding and Referencing system.
The Internet and Consumer Choice
The Pew Internet & American Life Project reports that the internet plays an important role in how people conduct research for purchases, but is not the key factor in final decisions. See the Pew Reports: On-Line Activites and Pursuits.
Polling in the Age of Cell Phones
Survey researchers are wrestling with the issue of how to do telephone surveys in an age where more and more people cannot be reached on traditional landlines. See the Pew Internet & American Life report on Technology & Media Use.
SDA - Survey Documentation and Analysis
SDA is a recognized standard for making analysis data available on the internet. Recently released SDA 3.2 features variable level and across-study searching capabilities. Test drive SDA!!
GIIF offers regular workshops to train students, faculty, and staff on geospatial tools and applications, including GPS, GIS, remote sensing, and webGIS. Take a look at what's offered.