Computing & Software

In our digitized and data-rich world, the sophisticated use of computational resources is ubiquitous in both qualitative and quantitative social science research methods. The Institute for Social Science Research supports excellence in social science research by providing extensive access to
10 laptops that are available for use during consulting hours or by appointment in E20 Machmer Hall.

 

Here is what's installed on our laptops.

R | Stata | SAS | SPSS | ArcGIS | NVivo 11



Get the latest software on your devices. It's on us.

Contact ISSR Director of Methodology Programs Jessica Pearlman with any questions: jpearlman@issr.umass.edu

Qualtrics

Free for SBS community

A simple to use web-based survey tool to conduct survey research, evaluations and other data collection activities.

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NVivo 

Free for SBS community

A software that is designed to help you organize, analyze and find insights in unstructured, or qualitative data.

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Join us for Software Consulting and Workshops.

ISSR provides free consulting and occasional workshops on data management and analysis in Stata, NVivo, R, SPSS, and SAS.
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