Research Sources and Data

Trinity students conducting human rights research are encouraged to contact reference librarian Katherine Hart (297-2270) for assistance in navigating human rights sources.   Students interested in incorporating data into their human rights research projects should contact Rachel Barlow, the Social Science Data Coordinator (297-4114).


Human Rights Guides and Sources

  • Country Conditions (University of Minnesota, Human Rights Library):  research human rights conditions by country.


Human Rights Data

  • CIRI Human Rights Data Project Measures a wide variety of government human rights practices, including torture, workers' rights, women’s rights, and freedom of religion for over 20+ years.

  • Human Development Reports United Nations Development Programme:  a wide range of global and regional data on economic and social conditions.