Office of Justice Programs Office of Justice Programs
BJA Center for Research Partnerships and Program Evaluation
BJA Center for Research Partnerships and Program Evaluation

Featured Resources

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Evaluation Associations Online Documents University-Affiliated Research/Evaluation Centers

Data and Statistics

American Sociological Association - Data Resources for Sociologists
Internet Resources for Institutional Research
Search for Social Science Data on the Net
University of Michigan Statistical Resources on the Web

Data Sources

Census Bureau
Centers for Disease Control Federal Interagency Forum on Child and Family Statistics
Council of European Social Science Data Archives
InterUniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research Data Archives
Library of Congress, Federal Research Division, Country Studies, Area Handbook Series
National Center for Education Statistics
National Science Foundation, Science Resources Statistics
Population Index on the Web at Princeton
Roper Center for Public Opinion Research, University of Connecticut
SDA: Survey Document and Analysis Data Archives
Social Sciences Data Collection, University of California, San Diego
University of North Carolina Odum Archive
World Factbook


Evaluation Associations

American Evaluation Association
Canadian Evaluation Society
European Evaluation Society
National Council on Measurement in Education
Oregon Program Evaluators Network
Southeast Evaluation Association
UK Evaluation Society


Journals and Online Publications

Education Policy Analysis Archives
Education Review: A Journal of Book Reviews
Evaluation and Program Planning
MandE (Monitoring and Evaluation) NEWS
Studies in Educational Evaluation


Online Documents

Full-text state statutes and legislation

Individual Evaluation How-To Documents

Community Toolbox, University of Kansas
Evaluation Cookbook
Guidelines for Legislative Language for Program Evaluation
NSF's User-Friendly Handbook for Mixed-Method Evaluations

Sites with Multiple Evaluation How-To Documents

American Institutes for Research
CDC Evaluation Working Group
Evaluation Exchange, Harvard Family Research Center
Free Management Library: Evaluations and Research Methods
HIV InSite: Evaluating HIV Prevention Programs
Human Services Research Institute Evaluation Center
The Measurement Group Evaluation & Dissemination Center
Washington State Institute for Public Policy

Libraries and Document Repositories

Educationline: Electronic texts in education & training
Education Policy Analysis Archives
Center for Electronic Records
Government Printing Office
Internet Public Library
JRSA's Juvenile Justice Publications
Library of Congress Online Catalog
National Archives and Records Administration
Problem-Oriented Guides for Police Series
ProQuest Digital Dissertations


State Agency Contacts

State Administering Agencies (SAAs)
Statistical Analysis Centers (SACs)


University-Affiliated Research/Evaluation Centers

Annenberg Institute for School Reform, Brown University
Center for Earth Science Information Network, Columbia University
Centre for Health Economics, University of York
Center for Prevention Research & Development, University of Illinois
Consortium for Research on Educational Accountability and Teacher Evaluation (CREATE), University of North Carolina Wilmington
CRESST (National Center for Research on Evaluation, Standards, and Student Testing), UCLA
Institute for Research in Social Science, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Institute for Social Research, York University
International Society for Quality-of-Life Studies
Roper Center for Public Opinion Research, University of Connecticut
Social Science Research Center, Mississippi State University
UW Extension, Progam Development & Evaluation Unit