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COVID-19 and RDS@GSU

COVID-19 and RDS@GSU

GSU is online for the Summer 2020 semester, but the Research Data Services (RDS) Team is still here to help!

  • We are offering online workshops and recordings in the Summer 2020 semester (see the library calendar for summer dates).
  • You can still contact an RDS Team member for virtual assistance -- including one-on-one consults or custom sessions for GSU courses, departments, and research teams.

GSU Library's Research Data Services (RDS) Team logo

The RDS Team offers support to GSU students, faculty, and staff in the areas of data analysis tools & methodsmapping & data visualizationfinding data & statisticssurvey design, and data management. The RDS Team offers:

  • One-on-One Help -- Contact an RDS Team member to schedule a consult, or check out their Drop In! hours.
  • Workshops -- Check out the RDS workshops.
  • Custom sessions for GSU courses, departments, and research teams -- Contact an RDS Team member to learn more.

Like colorful flyers? Here's our RDS flyer that highlights our services and special initiatives.

NOTE: Please see the RDS Scope of Services statement.

 

 

 

Dr. Raeda Anderson

Quantitative Data Specialist

randerson39@gsu.edu | Drop In!

Jeremy Walker

RDS Librarian - Quantitative Data

jwalker184@gsu.edu | Drop In!

George Usmanov

Graduate Asst. - Quantitative Data

gusmanov1@gsu.edu | Drop In!

Kelsey Jordan

RDS Librarian - Data Visualization

kjordan44@gsu.edu | Drop In!

Joel Glogowski

RDS Librarian - Data Visualization

jglogowski@gsu.edu | Drop In!

Dr. Mandy Swygart-Hobaugh

RDS Librarian - Qualitative Data

aswygarthobaugh@gsu.edu | Drop In!

DROP IN! HOURS

All RDS Drop In! Hours are CANCELED for the Spring 2020 and for Summer 2020 semesters.

WORKSHOPS

Calendar | Descriptions | Etiquette & Policies

BROWSE OUR RDS AREAS BELOW

Connect services with contact information for those providing them: (1) use the RDS Team initials bubbles key above, or (2) click the initials bubbles below.

Data Analysis Tools & Methods

Data Analysis SoftwareTOOLS for DATA ANALYSIS

Quantitative/Statistical

Qualitative

  • NVivo (qualitative data analysis tool) Mandy Swygart-Hobaugh

METHODS for DATA ANALYSIS
  • Basic Statistical Analysis Mandy Swygart-Hobaugh

  • Structural Equation Modeling (SEM) 

  • Hierarchical Linear Modeling (HLM) 

  • Network Analysis 

  • Cross-Sectional and Longitudinal Data 

  • Mixed Methods 

  • Text Mining/Natural Language Processing (NLP) 

  • Clustering/Segmentation 

  • Webscraping 

  • Qualitative Data Analysis Mandy Swygart-Hobaugh


NOTE: Please see the RDS Scope of Services statement.

Mapping & Data Visualization

Mapping & Data VisualizationMAPPING & DATA VISUALIZATION

* The GSU Library currently does not have any one that can help with ArcGIS or other GIS mapping tools. If you want future updates on whether the Library will be adding GIS support to its services, please contact Mandy Swygart-Hobaugh, the Leader of the Research Data Services Team.

Finding Data & Statistics

Finding DataFINDING DATA & STATISTICS

Survey Design

Survey DesignSURVEY DESIGN

Data Management

Data Management PlanningDATA MANAGEMENT
  • Data cleaning 

  • Database setup 

  • Support for writing data management plans for research grant proposals using the DMPTool, and for managing research data throughout the research data life cycle Mandy Swygart-Hobaugh

Writing a Grant and Need Boilerplate Language about RDS Team Support?

IMPORTANT: This is not data management plan language! This is general language about RDS Team support. For help on writing data management plans, see our data management guide.

Data Services Drop-In Assistance & Upcoming Workshops

Attending an RDS Workshop? Please read our Workshops ~ Etiquette & Policies page.


More workshops from PantherTech Team!

Looking for workshops on creating websites? Microsoft Office tools like Excel, Word, and PowerPoint? Creativity tools like Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, and After Effects? Coding with R, Java, Python, and BASH? Video production and photography?

Check out CETL's PantherTech team's workshops!