A Date with Data from ICPSR
Learn how to use ICPSR (Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research) to find real research data for secondary analysis for your course paper, thesis, article or classroom. This overview will
- Introduce you to the vast range of regional, national and international datasets, data series and thematic collections available from ICPSR.
- Demonstrate their relevance to disciplines and programs throughout the university.
- Highlight tools available for data planning, data management and data processing.
- Introduce data-driven learning guides designed to reinforce key concepts in the social sciences.
A recording will be available after the session.
About the Presenter
Nina Exner is the Research Data Librarian for VCU Libraries, serving both the MCV and Monroe Park campuses. Before coming to VCU, she was the Researcher and Grant Support Services Librarian at NC A&T SU. Nina's Master's in Library Science is from North Carolina Central University, followed by over 20 years as a librarian in academic and medical libraries. She teaches about data throughout the research cycle, and researches on library trends and on support for emerging researchers.
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