Category Archives: For Students

New Resource: Don Kennedy papers

A new collection related to Atlanta broadcaster, Don Kennedy, is now available in the Special Collections and Archives. The Don Kennedy papers document Kennedy’s wide-ranging radio and television career across more than 60 years. The collection provides a glimpse into … Continue reading

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Georgia State University Documents the Women’s Marches

On January 21, 2017, the Women’s March on Washington took place in the nation’s capital, and sister marches were held across the nation and worldwide. A concerted effort is underway to document the marches in every state, and Georgia State … Continue reading

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What Do “the People” REALLY Think?

We are bombarded from social media, the press, and politicians with statements like “The people of the U.S. think [this or that],” but they often are not backed up with any statistics or data. The next time you see a … Continue reading

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Workshop: Consumer and Market Data for Entrepreneurs

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Need data to make informed decisions about that new business venture? Come to this workshop! In this workshop Joel Glogowski, Business, Entrepreneurship and Data Services Librarian, will help entrepreneurs find consumer data, demographics, market share, and industry data to help them … Continue reading

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Workshop Series: Using SAS for Data Analysis

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Need to learn the foundations of using SAS data analysis software? Come to this workshop series! SAS 1 – Introduction to SAS Statistical Software Wednesday, March 8, 2017, 3:00pm – 4:00pm, Library North Classroom 2 (2nd floor, above Saxby’s) – … Continue reading

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New Publications: The Devil’s Riches: A Modern History of Greed and Migrations in the German Lands, 1500-2000

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Prof. Jared Poley of the History Department has recently published The Devil’s Riches: A Modern History of Greed (2016). A broadly ranging topical history, The Devil’s Riches focuses on the evolution of the concept of greed over the past five hundred years. … Continue reading

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Workshop: Statistics in the Real World

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Ever thought in your statistics classes: “When and how am I ever going to use this in the real world?” Come to this workshop for those answers! In this workshop Brittany Taylor, SPSS/Excel Graduate Research Assistant, will address the importance … Continue reading

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US Census Data, An Essential Open Resource

The American Community Survey (ACS) and Decennial Census are essential demographic data resources for a multitude of academic scholarship, non-profit organizations, and business market research analyses.  The United States Census Bureau provides free and open access to the datasets from … Continue reading

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Workshop: Using NVivo for Literature Reviews

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Organizing and writing research literature reviews got you down? Come to this workshop! NVivo for Literature Reviews Monday, March 6, 2017, 10:30am – 12:00pm, Classroom South 403 – REGISTER HERE Writing a literature review involves reading text sources, pulling out … Continue reading

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Workshop Series: Creating Dynamic Web Maps

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Looking to jazz up a presentation or digital project with map points annotated by pop-up text, images, and multimedia? Come to this two-part workshop series! Creating Web Maps, Part 1 – Using ArcGIS Online Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 10:00am – … Continue reading

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