Secondary data refers to any data you use that you didn't compile for yourself. This data can be found in market research databases, government datasets or publications, scholarly articles, or a variety of other types of sources.
Yes! You can access nearly all of the proprietary resources online using your identikey. Just use the links from one of the library guides or the catalog and enter your identikey when prompted. The few exceptions are marked with a VPN icon (super easy download from CU OIT here).