DVS Workshop: Introduction to Stata

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Wed, 2017-09-20 17:00
Stata for Research focuses on the core concepts of using Stata. This workshop provides a hands on overview of how to load, manage, and analyze data using Stata. The workshop will also include a brief introduction to Stata graphics as well. No previous experience with Stata is required.
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DVS Workshop: Introduction to Stata

Events - All Combined (Huginn Feed) - Wed, 2017-09-20 17:00
Wed, Sep 20, 2017
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Bostock Library 023(Library Classroom)
Stata for Research focuses on the core concepts of using Stata. This workshop provides a hands on overview of how to load, manage, and analyze data using Stata. The workshop will also include a brief introduction to Stata graphics as well. No previous experience with Stata is required.
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Introduction to Stata

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Wed, 2017-09-20 17:00
Bostock 023 Training Room
West Campus

 

Stata for Research focuses on the core concepts of using Stata. This workshop provides a hands on overview of how to load, manage, and analyze data using Stata. The workshop will also include a brief introduction to Stata graphics as well. No previous experience with Stata is required.

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CIT Open Office Hours

CIT Events Test - Wed, 2017-09-20 14:00
Bostock 024
West Campus

Want to change your syllabus? Need help creating an online discussion board? CIT consultants are available to discuss course design and instructional technology.  Come by to ask questions about active learning in class or how to think about teaching a new course. We can also answer questions about using Sakai, WordPress, and other Duke supported instructional technologies for teaching and learning. REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED.

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DVS Workshop: Data Visualization with Excel

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Wed, 2017-09-20 13:30
"For many basic charts and graphs, Excel is one of the easiest ways to create a data visualization. Figuring out how to get Excel to produce exactly the chart you want, however, can be a bit of a headache. In this workshop, we will learn how to create and modify many different charts within Excel, in addition to learning how PivotTables can help arrange the data in the best way for the chart we want.Note: this workshop focuses on the charting capabilities of Excel and starts from a beginning level. While some experience with Excel is encouraged, this is not an advanced Excel workshop.Recordings of additional Excel workshops:Basic Data Cleaning and Analysis for Data TablesAdvanced Excel for Data Projects"
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DVS Workshop: Data Visualization with Excel

Events - All Combined (Huginn Feed) - Wed, 2017-09-20 13:30
Wed, Sep 20, 2017
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Bostock Library 023(Library Classroom)
"For many basic charts and graphs, Excel is one of the easiest ways to create a data visualization. Figuring out how to get Excel to produce exactly the chart you want, however, can be a bit of a headache. In this workshop, we will learn how to create and modify many different charts within Excel, in addition to learning how PivotTables can help arrange the data in the best way for the chart we want.Note: this workshop focuses on the charting capabilities of Excel and starts from a beginning level. While some experience with Excel is encouraged, this is not an advanced Excel workshop.Recordings of additional Excel workshops:Basic Data Cleaning and Analysis for Data TablesAdvanced Excel for Data Projects"
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Data Visualization with Excel

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Wed, 2017-09-20 13:30
Bostock 023 Training Room
West Campus

For many basic charts and graphs, Excel is one of the easiest ways to create a data visualization.  Figuring out how to get Excel to produce exactly the chart you want, however, can be a bit of a headache.  In this workshop, we will learn how to create and modify many different charts within Excel, in addition to learning how PivotTables can help arrange the data in the best way for the chart we want.

Note: this workshop focuses on the charting capabilities of Excel and starts from a beginning level.  While some experience with Excel is encouraged, this is not an advanced Excel workshop.

Recordings of additional Excel workshops:

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East Campus CIT Office Hours

CIT Events Test - Tue, 2017-09-19 18:00
Lilly Library Computer Lab
East Campus

Want to change your syllabus? Need help creating an online discussion board? CIT consultants are available to discuss course design and instructional technology.  Come by to ask questions about active learning in class or how to think about teaching a new course. We can also answer questions about using Sakai, WordPress, and other Duke supported instructional technologies for teaching and learning. REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED.

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DVS Workshop: Reproducibility: Data Management, Git, & RStudio

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Mon, 2017-09-18 17:30
"In response to a growing focus on the importance of reproducibility, replication, and transparency in the research endeavor, scholars are adapting their practices and learning new skills and tools. This workshop will introduce some general data management strategies that can increase the reproducibility of your work. You will also learn through hands-on exercises how to harness two specific tools, git and RStudio, to support the execution of more reproducible research projects. Git is a powerful version control system and RStudio is an open-source statistical software program. No previous experience with Git or R is required for this workshop. To fully participate in this workshop, please bring your own laptop."
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DVS Workshop: Reproducibility: Data Management, Git, & RStudio

Events - All Combined (Huginn Feed) - Mon, 2017-09-18 17:30
Mon, Sep 18, 2017
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Bostock Library - The Edge Workshop RoomFirst Floor
"In response to a growing focus on the importance of reproducibility, replication, and transparency in the research endeavor, scholars are adapting their practices and learning new skills and tools. This workshop will introduce some general data management strategies that can increase the reproducibility of your work. You will also learn through hands-on exercises how to harness two specific tools, git and RStudio, to support the execution of more reproducible research projects. Git is a powerful version control system and RStudio is an open-source statistical software program. No previous experience with Git or R is required for this workshop. To fully participate in this workshop, please bring your own laptop."
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Reproducibility: Data Management, Git, & RStudio

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Mon, 2017-09-18 17:30
Bostock 127 (The Edge Workshop Room)
West Campus

In response to a growing focus on the importance of reproducibility, replication, and transparency in the research endeavor, scholars are adapting their practices and learning new skills and tools. This workshop will introduce some general data management strategies that can increase the reproducibility of your work. You will also learn through hands-on exercises how to harness two specific tools, git and RStudio, to support the execution of more reproducible research projects. Git is a powerful version control system and RStudio is an open-source statistical software program. No previous experience with Git or R is required for this workshop.

 

To fully participate in this workshop, please bring your own laptop.

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SSRI~ Workshop: Planning Research and Collecting Data

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Thu, 2017-09-14 18:00
This workshop is designed for researchers who are planning to collect original data and considering how to select one or more methods for doing so. The workshop begins with a review of effective and clear research question formulation and proceeds to a discussion of the advantages and opportunities, as well as limitations of various data collection methods (and associated analytic techniques), including survey research, in-depth interviewing, ethnography, focus groups, and text analysis. In addition, the workshop will attend to logistical and theoretical considerations in implementing each of these research approaches. Registration required; please click "more information" to access the registration form.
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SSRI~ Workshop: Planning Research and Collecting Data

Events - All Combined (Huginn Feed) - Thu, 2017-09-14 18:00
Thu, Sep 14, 2017
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
SSRI-Gross Hall 230E
This workshop is designed for researchers who are planning to collect original data and considering how to select one or more methods for doing so. The workshop begins with a review of effective and clear research question formulation and proceeds to a discussion of the advantages and opportunities, as well as limitations of various data collection methods (and associated analytic techniques), including survey research, in-depth interviewing, ethnography, focus groups, and text analysis. In addition, the workshop will attend to logistical and theoretical considerations in implementing each of these research approaches. Registration required; please click "more information" to access the registration form.

DVS Workshop: Easy Interactive Charts and Maps with Tableau

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Thu, 2017-09-14 17:00
Tableau Public (available for both Windows and Mac) is free software that allows individuals to quickly and easily explore their data with a wide variety of visual representations, as well as create interactive web-based visualization dashboards. This workshop will focus on using Tableau Public to create data visualizations, starting with an overview of how the program thinks about data, common data manipulation and loading, and the terminology used. Activities will include a sample data visualization and mapping project, which will give people hands-on experience using Tableau's basic chart types and dashboard creation tools. We will also discuss publishing to the Tableau Public web server and related services and tools, like the full Tableau Desktop application (free for full-time students).
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DVS Workshop: Easy Interactive Charts and Maps with Tableau

Events - All Combined (Huginn Feed) - Thu, 2017-09-14 17:00
Thu, Sep 14, 2017
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Bostock Library 023(Library Classroom)
Tableau Public (available for both Windows and Mac) is free software that allows individuals to quickly and easily explore their data with a wide variety of visual representations, as well as create interactive web-based visualization dashboards. This workshop will focus on using Tableau Public to create data visualizations, starting with an overview of how the program thinks about data, common data manipulation and loading, and the terminology used. Activities will include a sample data visualization and mapping project, which will give people hands-on experience using Tableau's basic chart types and dashboard creation tools. We will also discuss publishing to the Tableau Public web server and related services and tools, like the full Tableau Desktop application (free for full-time students).
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Easy Interactive Charts and Maps with Tableau

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Thu, 2017-09-14 17:00
Bostock 023 Training Room
West Campus

Tableau Public (available for both Windows and Mac) is free software that allows individuals to quickly and easily explore their data with a wide variety of visual representations, as well as create interactive web-based visualization dashboards. This workshop will focus on using Tableau Public to create data visualizations, starting with an overview of how the program thinks about data, common data manipulation and loading, and the terminology used. Activities will include a sample data visualization and mapping project, which will give people hands-on experience using Tableau’s basic chart types and dashboard creation tools. We will also discuss publishing to the Tableau Public web server and related services and tools, like the full Tableau Desktop application (free for full-time students).

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CIT Open Office Hours

CIT Events Test - Thu, 2017-09-14 17:00
Bostock 024
West Campus

Want to change your syllabus? Need help creating an online discussion board? CIT consultants are available to discuss course design and instructional technology.  Come by to ask questions about active learning in class or how to think about teaching a new course. We can also answer questions about using Sakai, WordPress, and other Duke supported instructional technologies for teaching and learning. REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED.

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DVS Workshop: Data Management Fundamentals

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Wed, 2017-09-13 17:00
This workshop introduces data management practices to consider throughout the research lifecycle: planning, organization, documentation, storage and backup, sharing, citation, and preservation. The workshop will offer an overview of general recommendations that are relevant across disciplines and will point attendees to additional resources at Duke and beyond.
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DVS Workshop: Data Management Fundamentals

Events - All Combined (Huginn Feed) - Wed, 2017-09-13 17:00
Wed, Sep 13, 2017
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Perkins Library 217
This workshop introduces data management practices to consider throughout the research lifecycle: planning, organization, documentation, storage and backup, sharing, citation, and preservation. The workshop will offer an overview of general recommendations that are relevant across disciplines and will point attendees to additional resources at Duke and beyond.
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Data Management Fundamentals

All Libcal Events (Huginn Feed) - Wed, 2017-09-13 17:00
Perkins 217
West Campus

This workshop introduces data management practices to consider throughout the research lifecycle: planning, organization, documentation, storage and backup, sharing, citation, and preservation. The workshop will offer an overview of general recommendations that are relevant across disciplines and will point attendees to additional resources at Duke and beyond.

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