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Data Analysis and Digital Humanities Consultations and Workshops

March 8, 2018

Rutgers University Libraries in New Brunswick are now offering consulting hours for drop-in assistance with data-intensive research methods and technologies as well as a series of data analysis and digital humanities workshops.

Consulting hours with our graduate specialists are held in the Digital Humanities Lab on the fourth floor of Alexander Library, room 406-407.

Office Hours

Narae Lee (SPSS, Qualtrics, NVivo, Stata, MATLAB, surveys, sampling, statistical methods)

  • Monday 3–5 p.m.
  • Wednesday 2–4 p.m.
  • Friday 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
Alex Leslie (R for textual analysis, topic modeling, and geospatial analysis)
  • Monday 1–3 p.m.
  • Tuesday 9–11:30 a.m.
  • Thursday 9–11:30 a.m.
Miranda So (Python, data cleaning and data analytics)
  • Wednesday 12:30-4:30pm
  • Thursday 12:30-4:30pm
  • Friday 12:30-4:30pm


The graduate specialists will offer the following workshops all on the fourth floor of Alexander Library.

Digital Humanities
Alex Leslie, Instructor
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Using Historical Newspapers in the Classroom

Chronicling America in R/Text Analysis Approaches using Historical Newspapers, Part 1

Chronicling America in R/Text Analysis Approaches using Historical Newspapers, Part 2

Tropy (Organizing Photos of Research Materials)

Data Analytics and Visualization with Python
Miranda So, Instructor

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Python Basics and Data Exploration

Data Manipulation and Analysis with Python**

Data Visualization and Machine Learning with Python**

**Python workshops on data manipulation and data visualization assume familiarity with basic Python syntax and programming concepts (looping, conditional structures, data types, etc.). Consider attending Python Basics first if you are not familiar with these.

More detailed descriptions of the workshops are available on the Graduate Specialist Program page.