When creating a map, writing a report, or developing a plan, it is important to know where your information is coming from so you can make better data-based decisions.

To learn more about your data:

  1. Navigate to the left side of the page and click menu
  2. Find the tab on the side labeled data library
  3. Search for the information you have, or check to see if we have the information you are looking for in the data library

To show your data sources for your dashboard components:

When you add mySidewalk data to your map, chart, or graph, a footnote will automatically be added as a citation for your data. To change or add more information to your data citation, open the component and navigate to the edit panel. In most components you will find Style then there will be a text box labeled Footnote where you can make changes. In a map, navigate to the edit panel and select Map Style under the Map Layers to find the Footnote text box.   

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