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Data Sets

To indicate that you are referencing data sets, include the words data set in square brackets after the title. Include the publisher only if it is different from the author. Include a DOI if available. For data accessed from the library database with no DOI (Vividata, for example), no URL is necessary.


Author, A. (Date). Title of data set (Version number if available) [Data set]. Publisher. DOI or URL


Vividata. (2015). Demographics – gardening: Maintenance/care done by [Data set].
Statistics Canada. (2020). Selected income characteristics of census families by family type [Data set].