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When & Where
Date: 
Wed, October 24, 2018 - 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: 
Barrows 356: D-Lab Convening Room
Description
Type: 

Please join us as representatives from SAGE Publishing will be on site to share tips and insights on using SAGE Research Methods and Data Planet for students, faculty, and library staff.

SAGE Research Methods is a comprehensive platform that helps users learn how to do original research. Books, case studies, datasets, and video cover the entire research process, including hundreds of qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods.

Data Planet, now part of the SAGE suite of statistical databases, is the largest single repository of harmonized and structured statistical data available to libraries. This dynamic tool allows users to easily scan and search the contents of billions of datasets, compare and contrast variables of interest, and create customized views in tables, maps, rankings, and charts.

Our two-day workshop will include general overviews of each product, as well as open houses for one-on-one help for anyone looking for resources for their research or courses.

Come to a single session or stay all day (optional). Some sessions will be repeated (**shown like so**).

Register for Day 2 here.

 

Day 1: Wednesday, October 24, 2018

10:00 a.m.           Opening Remarks: Talk Data to Me!

Presenter: Vanessa Rusch and Richard Landry

SAGE presenter discusses overview and future of SAGE Data resources. (30 minutes)

10:30 a.m.           Data Planet Overview: A World of Data to Discover

**(This session will be repeated on Thursday at 12:30)**

Presenter: Richard Landry

Training session for students, faculty, and librarians on using Data Planet. (1 hour, 30 minutes)

12:00 p.m.           Lunch

12:30 pm              SAGE Research Methods for New Researchers

Presenter: Vanessa Rusch and Patrick Cox

Training session for students, faculty, and librarians on SAGE Research Methods and how to use the platform to develop your research approach. (1 hour)

1:30 p.m.             SAGE Research Methods & Data Planet 1-on-1 Workshop

**(This session will be repeated on Thursday at 2:00)**

Presenters: Vanessa Rusch, Richard Landry, Patrick Cox, Melissa Crowley

Open resource walkthrough for student researchers with SAGE team members. Receive custom and individual guidance on using SAGE resources to address your specific research needs. (1 hour, 30 minutes)

Details
Training Host: 
Format Detail: 
hands-on, interactive
Participant Technology Requirement: 
Laptop
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