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||Sept. 13, 2-3pm (in person)|
|Intro to SPSS||Oct. 11, 1:30-2:30pm (in person)|
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 from the UT Arlington Central Library.
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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 Peace Ossom-Williamson, Director for Research Data Services at UT Arlington.
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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.
Your Work, Your Rights: Retaining Your Copyright
Learn how to retain your copyright when submitting articles to journals. This is especially important if you plan to submit an Article-Based Dissertation.
Publishing Your First Article
Thinking about submitting an article for publication. Take a look at this workshop for more information on best practices.