Data Analysis includes all of the steps necessary to prepare a dataset for analysis and perform numeric, qualitative, or spatial analysis to produce new results or to calculate quantitative metrics describing the data. These steps can include inspecting, scrubbing, filtering, querying, transforming and modeling data.
Data Services provides access to resources and support for data analysis projects. We can help you find appropriate tools and training and can offer advice and hands-on experience for several common analysis tools including:
Atlas.ti and NVivo are software tools for text mining and qualitative analysis and they both have been recently added to the suite of applications available in the Research Studio (Olin Library Level A room 06). These applications are available now, and the Services team will begin providing support for NVivo in fall 2020.
The Research Studio features the applications listed above and several other Data Analysis software tools. See this page for a complete listing.