Researcher's Toolkit
Data Discovery Resources
Academic Programs in Sustainability
A growing database of more than 100 worldwide educational institutions offering over 200 degree granting sustainability programs.
View entire database and sort by institution name, program/degree, or location.
Sustainability Experts
An extensive network of over 350,000 sustainability scholar profiles - international and multidisciplinary authors, researchers, and experts - from COS Scholar Universe™- The largest available collection of searchable expert profiles. Search scholar names, current research interests, publications (titles and abstracts), or affiliation names to present relevant experts matching your query.
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Sustainability Datasets from U.S. Government
A comprehensive source of over 3,000 records containing information on tens of thousands of public datasets - from more than 120 departments and agencies - of the U.S. Federal government via Metadata on SSPP site refreshes quarterly.
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Sustainability Dissertations
More than 2,000 sustainability related doctoral dissertations and master's theses have been selected from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses (PQDT) Database - acquired from more than 700 institutions - to create this collection.
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Featured Datasets
Enhanced data analysis of key sustainabiltiy issues;
Visualization tools to manipulate and study data;
Publically accessible datasets restructured and reformatted;
Raw data available to download
Ethanol Production Trade-offs
Food vs Fuel vs Forests Motion Chart Visualization
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Congestion Data for U.S. Urban Areas Motion Chart Visualization
Recession Reduces Gridlock xls icon Download raw data (xls)
Visualization Toolbox
Motion Charts: offer a multi-dimensional analysis of multiple metrics-an interactive way to explore and visualize a significant amount of data all at once by plotting data in four different dimensions over time(developed using Google Visualization API).
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