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PolicyMap: Getting Started

A guide to using PolicyMap database to create online maps and download data related to policy

Get Started

Use this guide to create maps and download data available through PolicyMap (PM) for your research.

Data and Geographic Coverage:  Most current demographic, socioeconomic, and policy related data.  Years and geography level vary from variable to variable (see the detailed data layer coverage).  Also Included are data for points of interest (see the detailed list)

To Get Started:  click on  PolicyMap through the Libraries databases (Log-in with your Mason NetID and Password)

Related Helpful Guides

The following guides may be useful for using PM for your research.