Workshops

Introduction to R

Sep 05, 9:00am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Rm K018, 1737 Cambridge St (CGIS Knafel Building)

Get an introduction to R, the open-source system for statistical computation and graphics. With hands-on exercises, learn how to import and manage datasets, create R objects, install and load R packages, conduct basic statistical analyses, and create common graphical displays. This workshop is appropriate for those with little or no prior experience with R.

This workshop is free for Harvard and MIT affiliates. Click here to sign up!

Introduction to Numeric Data Resources

Sep 19, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Rm K018, 1737 Cambridge St (CGIS Knafel Building)

Introduction to Numeric Data Resources

Learn strategies for locating numeric data for term papers, senior theses, dissertations, or other research purposes. Taught by a Data Librarian from the Harvard College Library Numeric Data Services, this course covers everything from quick look-up sources to micro-level datasets in the social sciences, including those found in the IQSS Dataverse Network. Undertake hands-on practice using Harvard e-resources in Economics, Government and Political Science, Sociology, and Health. Both sessions cover the same material

This workshop is free for Harvard and MIT affiliates. Click here to sign up!

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