Support for the Statistics Collection

Maps, Official Publications and Statistics Unit General Enquiries

The Statistics collection contains published official statistics – statistics created by and for government, international organisations and agencies. It is held on Level 7, and staff here are happy to help with any enquiry.

Phone: 0141-330-6740
Email: library-mapsandop@glasgow.ac.uk
Opening Hours: Mon - Fri, 0900 - 1700

College Librarian

Kirsteen Valenti - 0141 330 6735 - Room 610 (Level 6, Main Library) 

I am the college librarian for Statistics (data) and it's my job to support the users of the Statistics collection. If you want to know more about the Library's collections & services, or need help with finding information please feel free to contact me at any time.

Information on our Collections

Collections

The Statistics Collection is situated on Level 7 of the University Library in the Maps, Official Publications & Statistics Unit. 

Print Collection

This collection contains published official statistics – statistics created by and for government, international organisations and agencies. This includes data produced by the UK government, the devolved administrations and other governments worldwide. We also have publications from bodies such as the United Nations, European Union, International Monetary Fund and OECD. The subject coverage is extensive and provides access to data from the nineteenth century to the present day.   

The collection is particularly strong in the following areas:

  • Demography, including the census
  • Economics & finance
  • Agriculture & the environment
  • Trade & industry
  • Employment
  • Medicine & health

Electronic Statistics

In addition to our printed collections, we can offer help and advice with locating and using electronic data produced by government & international agencies.
For more information see: Internet sites for Statistics & Statistics CDs