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Arctic Human Development Report
http://www.svs.is/AHDR
Report that provides in depth knowledge of Arctic demographics, economic, political and legal systems, as well as resource governance, educations, gender issues and geopolitics.

Arctic Observation Network Social Indicator Project (AON-SIP)
http://www.iser.uaa.alaska.edu/Projects/SEARCH-HD/index.htm
Multidisciplinary study over 2007-2011 that includes Arctic social sciences.

Environmental Response Management Application® (ERMA)
https://www.erma.unh.edu/arctic/erma.html
A web-based Geographic Information System (GIS) tool that assists both emergency responders and environmental resource managers in dealing with incidents that may adversely impact the environment. ERMA integrates and synthesizes various real-time and static datasets into a single interactive map.

International Arctic Social Science Association (IASSA)
http://www.iassa.org
IASSA seeks to promote and stimulate international cooperation and to increase the participation of social scientists in national and international Arctic research. Resources include publications, policy, research principles, and newsletters.

State of Alaska, Department of Labor and Workforce Development > Research and Analysis > Census Maps & GIS
http://labor.alaska.gov/research/census/maps.htm
GIS data and static maps for different census areas of the state that cover boroughs, cities, tracts, and blocks. Census data is available from 1880–2012.

University of Alaska Anchorage > Institute of Social and Economic Research
http://www.iser.uaa.alaska.edu
ISER aims to enhance the well-being of Alaskans and others through research that helps people understand social and economic systems and supports informed public and private decision-making. Research areas include Arctic social systems, applied social policy, economy, and fiscal policy. Resources on the site include publications, presentations, books, and access to ongoing programs.