In the Center, the University at Albany Visualization and Informatics Lab (AVAIL) is conducting research for federal, state, and regional agencies (e.g., US Department of Transportation (USDOT), Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), New York Metropolitan Transportation Council (NYMTC)). Previous projects included How the Other Third Lives (Upstate New York project ), 2010 Plus, the Initiative in Healthy Infrastructure, the American Communities Project, the Urban China Network, Second Generation Initiative and the NYS Scenic Byways.
- How the Other Third Lives - Upstate NY Projects
- 2010 Plus
- Initiative for Healthy Infrastructure
- Second Generation Initiative
- Census 2000
Metropolitan Racial and Ethnic Change Initiative: Exploring the persistent and changing nature of segregation in America's metro areas, large and small.
- Map USA
Map USA provides maps and census data at the tract and county level from 1940 to 2010. Scholars and the public can gauge population trends that affect neighborhoods, cities and regions around the country. The project began as Map NY, a Lewis Mumford Center project.
- Map NY School District
Providing school district map-based GIS system for key social and economic indicators.
- School Segregation - Brown at 50
Find information about black-white segregation in most U.S. school districts, 1968-2000. Plus links to relevant court cases for many districts. Challenge!