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Data and Digital Tools

Here you will find workshops offered during the 2017-2018 academic year presented by the UT Arlington Central Library specifically for graduate students. Not able to attend a workshop in person? No problem. This page includes online resources for each of the workshops as well. 

Data and Digital Tools At-A-Glance

Intro to Refworks Jan. 25, 1-2pm (in person)
Intro to SPSS Jan. 31, 1:30-2:30pm (in person)
Shaping Your Academic Digital Identity Feb. 20, 1-2pm (in person)

Intro to Refworks

Save time by using RefWorks to help with citations, store articles, and keep track of what you have read. This workshop is presented by Martin Wallace and Carol Byrne from the UT Arlington Central Library.

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Intro to SPSS

 The SPSS workshop will cover counting responses, computing descriptive statistics, examining distributions, cross-tabulations, plotting data, and some basic inferential statistics. This workshop is presented by John Connolly, statistical consultant from OIT Statistical Services at UT Arlington. 

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Shaping Your Academic Digital Identity

Learn about different ways to create an online scholarly presence and increase the dissemination of your work. This workshop is presented by Carol Byrne, Scholarly Impact and Business Librarian in the UT Arlington Central Library.

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Online Resources from Past Workshops



Below you will find online resources for workshops previously held on campus. Feel free to browse through these materials, and if you are interested to learn more, check back for future workshops on these topics.


Cleaning and Structuring Data

Get acquainted with strategies for structuring spreadsheets, detecting errors, cleaning tabular data, and de-identifying data. Learn ways of overcoming other common issue that arise when working with data. This workshop is led by Peace Ossom Williamson, the Director for Research Data Services from the UT Arlington Central Library.

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