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European Data & Document Sources

Guides by Country


  • When available, most links reach the English language page. You will find more information by going to the same page in its original language. 
  • Perform a site search using the country domain to search for more websites in that country. For example "Газовая статистика" will help you search for gas statistics on Russian webpages. 
  • A large number of links are listed. Periodically, links will go out of date. If you notice a broken link, please message the librarian listed on this libguide. 

Finding Data & Documents

You can find many of the sources listed here, and others, on your own through a search engine. Follow some of these tips to find more sources:

  • Search in the language if you can. While the webpage may be available in English, there is almost always more information in the original language. 
  • In Google, search the country-level domain using "site:". For example, to search the Russian internet you would search ""
  • Search using Yandex or a popular search engine from the country. 
  • In Google, search for PDFs or CSV files containing reports, documents, and data or other files using "filetype:". For example, to search for PDFs on the Russian government site you would search: " filetype:pdf" 

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