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Love Data Week: LDW Workshops at Conn and Beyond

Love Data Week!Love Data Week (LDW) is an international social media event coordinated by research data specialists, mostly working in academic and research libraries or data archives or centers and hosted by ICPSR.



Workshops at Conn

ChatGPT4 for Data Analysis - Register

Monday, February 12, 2024 1:15pm - 2:15pm on Zoom

This workshop will explore the capabilities of ChatGPT4's Advanced Data Analysis features from reading and describing datasets to generating advanced data visualization and regression analyses. Whether you're a researcher or just curious about this AI tool, this session will provide a useful introduction to harnessing the power of ChatGPT4 for your data tasks.

What’s New in Statista - Register

Tuesday, February 13, 2024 2:00 pm - 2:30pm

Statista consolidates statistical data on over 80,000 topics from more than 22,500 sources.Join us to learn about Statista's new search release and updates to the platform.

Finding and Using ICPSR DataRegister

Thursday, February 15, 2024 1:15pm - 2:15pm on Zoom

The Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) is the world's largest archive of digital social science data. This session will focus on how to find and access available data via the ICPSR website, with simple instructions for setting up an account, searching for and accessing datasets.

Students Present: Projects Using "R" - no registration 

Friday, February 16, 2024 - 11:30am - 1:00pm 

Visualization Wall, lower level of Shain Library

This session focuses on showcasing the outstanding work completed by statistics and data science students who are taking statistics/data science courses at the intermediate level, in which a class project is part of the course work. A data-focused research project is part of the course to encourage the development of statistics and data science skills, coding skills, and to enhance communication skills. Data cleaning, visualization, and statistical modeling using R are major parts along with communicating your findings in a meaningful and concise fashion.

Public Online Workshops

All online public events can be found here

Introduction to Data Visualization - Register

Monday, February 12, 2024 12:00pm | online

In this introductory workshop to data visualization, participants will gain an understanding of the process for making good visualizations.

Excel for the Humanities - Register

Tuesday, February 13, 2023 12:00 | online

This workshop will provide tips and tricks for using Excel to help organize, analyze, and visualize data in school and work.

Scraping Data from the Web (into R) - Register

Wednesday, February 14, 2024 12:00 pm | online

Learn about and practice using the rvest package in R to scrape data from the web and transform it into data frames that can then be used for analysis and/or visualization.

Introduction to Voyant Tools for Text Analysis - Register

Thursday, February 15, 2024 12:00 pm | online

 Voyant Tools is a free, web-based tool for analyzing and visualizing text. It can be used to analyze the frequency of words in a text, the context of text surrounding a keyword, keywords and terms that occur in close proximity, phrases, correlations, and more.

Yale Digital Humanities Lab Virtual Keynote with the Cushing/Whitney Medical Library - Register

Thursday, February 16th, 2023 | 4:00pm | online

In this virtual Love Data Week keynote event, a panel of multiple data experts will discuss their affinity for and experience with various data types, including geospatial and qualitative data. They'll talk about the rewards and challenges of working with data, sharing advice for those interested in similar work.

Introduction to Qualitative Data Analysis Using Taguette and QualCoder - Register

Friday, February 16, 2024 12:00pm | online

No experience or programming skills required! Interested in free tools for coding and analyzing qualitative data? Join us for a demo of using Taguette, a free and user-friendly tool that can also be used in a browser. We'll then explore QualCoder, another free tool that has more robust features compared to Taguette.

Previously Recorded Workshops

Research Data Storage and Management

Text Analysis with Voyant Tools