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CIT Office Hours

Thu, Jan 29, 2015: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bostock Library Room 024 (CIT Instructional Technology Lab) CIT consultants will be availa

For Duke Faculty, Staff & Students — January 29, 2015


Scholarly Publishing 101 for Students

Are you interested in publishing your research, but not sure where to start? Navigating the landscape of scholarly publishing can be challenging, but the Duke Libraries' Scholarly Publishing 101 seminar is designed to allow you to ask a panel of experts on the publishing industry about finding the tools to get your work published. The seminar will feature Kevin Smith, Head of the Office of Copyright and Scholarly Communication at Duke Libraries, Courtney Berger of Duke University Press, and Dr.

Public Event — January 29, 2015


VFF: Visualizing Digital Seriality: Correlating Code and Community in the Super Mario Modding Scene

This presentation considers how tools and methods of digital humanities ¿ including "distant reading" and visualization techniques ¿ can shed light on serialization processes in digital games and gaming communities. The vibrant "modding" scene that has arisen around the classic Nintendo game Super Mario Bros. (1985) serves as a case study. Automated "reading" techniques allow us to survey a large collection of fan-based game modifications, while visualization software such as Tableau and Palladi

Public Event — January 30, 2015


DVS Workshop: Analysis with R

Explore the basics of the R programming language for statistics and graphing in this introductory workshop. This hands on workshop covers the basics of getting help, loading, managing, graphing, and analyzing data in R. No previous experience with R is required. Course materials will be available before the class for workshop participants.

Public Event — February 3, 2015


Analysis with R

Tue, Feb 3, 2015: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Bostock Library Room 023 (Library Classroom) Explore the basics of the R programming language for statistics and graphing in this introductory workshop. This hands on workshop covers the basics of getting help, loading, managing, graphing, and analyzing data in R. No previous experience with R is required. Course materials will be available before the class for workshop partici

For Duke Faculty, Staff & Students — February 3, 2015


SSRI~ Workshop: Introduction to Survey Experiments

Introduction to Survey Experiments This workshop provides an introduction to conducting survey experiments, including a brief motivation for when and why to use an experiment. The workshop covers common experimental designs, how to design and pretest experimental manipulations, and concludes with a discussion of how to analyze experimental data. Registration required; please click "More Information" below to access the registration form.

Public Event — February 3, 2015


DVS Workshop: Basic Data Cleaning and Analysis for Data Tables

Tables of data, like those you see in spreadsheets or relational databases, are the foundation of most data-driven research today. There are many pitfalls of working with these tables, though, that most people end up having to learn the hard way. In this workshop, we'll take a dataset that has a variety of different properties and learn to work through many common steps of data-driven research to clean and begin analyzing the data. We'll be using Excel to make sure the methods we suggest can

Public Event — February 4, 2015


Basic Data Cleaning and Analysis for Data Tables

Wed, Feb 4, 2015: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Bostock Library Room 023 (Library Classroom) Tables of data, like those you see in spreadsheets or relational databases, are the foundation of most data-driven research today. There are many pitfalls of working with these tables, though, that most people end up having to learn the hard way. In this workshop, we'll take a dataset that has a variety of different properties an

For Duke Faculty, Staff & Students — February 4, 2015


Visualizing the New Woman

Wed, Feb 4, 2015: 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Edge: Digital Studio In this informal presentation, Hannah Jacobs will detail how her ‘Visualizing the New Woman’ project investigates through text analysis and interactive information visualization definitions of the New Woman and the New Woman discursive network as represented in a collection of over 50 texts published in the United States and British Empire in 1893-1894.

For Duke Faculty, Staff & Students — February 4, 2015


Zotero workshop

Thu, Feb 5, 2015: 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Bostock Library Room 023 (Library Classroom) Zotero is a citation management tool that allows you to capture, save, organize and format bibliographies from citations. In this workshop you will be set up with a free, web-based account and shown how to capture, organize and maintain your collection of research citations. If you have a laptop, ple

For Duke Faculty, Staff & Students — February 5, 2015


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