Digital Scholarship Services - DSS

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Data Analysis Workshops and Office Hours

 

 

Have a question about analyzing data, or want to develop basic skills in R and Python? Research Data Services announces upcoming Zoom workshops on Python and R as well as online office hours with our data consultant, an experienced data scientist.

Workshops

Register at https://library.rice.edu/data

Office Hours

Consult with Imran Khan, a current MBA candidate at the Jones School. Imran has over a decade of experience advising corporations, government, non-profits, and start-ups on strategy development, formulation, and implementation. He has served as a data scientist in public and private sector roles working on social policy issues. Currently, he works as a data analytics consultant at the i4 Group and principal at Build Well Labs.

Areas of expertise include: 

  • Python
  • R
  • SQL
  • Statistics for Data Analytics
  • Tableau
  • Version control with Git and GitHub

Office hours via Zoom: Mondays and Wednesdays 10am-12pm CST and Tuesdays and Thursdays 1pm-3pm CST

Calendly link for booking: https://calendly.com/buildwelllabs/30min

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Introduction to R Workshop

Come join us for a hands-on workshop where we will explore the basics of R, one of the most popular programming languages for data analytics and data science in academia and beyond. Please note that this is a workshop for beginners. If you already have a background in R, please look out for future workshops where we will cover more advanced techniques and explore various R libraries in more detail.

Register here.

Introduction to Python Workshop

Come join us for a hands-on workshop where we will explore the basics of Python, one of the most popular programming languages for data analytics and data science. We will cover basic data structures like lists and dictionaries, techniques like loops and conditional arguments, and basic visualization techniques. We will work with real world open data sets, so come ready to learn and explore. Please note that this is a workshop for beginners.

Fondren Library Publishing Services

Publishing services at Fondren Library align with the library’s efforts to deepen the impact and visibility of Rice research. Services and resources have been developed to support the creation of scholarly publications created by members of the Rice community. We provide consultations on a wide range of scholarly publishing topics, facilitate the assignment of digital object identifiers (DOIs), and manage several digital publishing platforms.