Lies, Damn Lies, and Statistics: Finding Relevant Statistics for Your Research Workshop - Tom Rohrig and Jake Syma
Lies, Damn Lies, and Statistics: Finding Relevant Statistics for Your Research
This workshop will provide an overview for finding statistics for research. The workshop will include a detailed comparison of Proquest Statistical Insight and Statistica, pointing out the most important uses of both databases. The workshop will also cover free online statistics sources including data.gov, Economy at a Glance (BLS), EuroStat, etc.
Will know the importance of statistics for enhancing research
Will know how to locate the statistics from both free and University Library databases
Will know how to cite statistical information
Will show how statistics can improve your research.
Will demo 2 most important statistical databases – Proquest Statistical Insight and Statistica
Will show how to find statistical information for local, state, regional, national, and international topics
Presenters: Tom Rohrig, Jake Syma
- Tuesday, February 20, 2018
- 1:00pm - 3:00pm
- Lab 150
- University Library