• From January 1, 2018

Excel Basics

September 6, 2022
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Never used Excel? Explore foundational Microsoft Excel concepts and skills useful in course assignments and on the job. Navigate using keyboard shortcuts​​​ Enter and reference values​​ Develop and edit formulas Note: Install Excel (for Windows) before attending, or use our on-site computers. Registration required. See for registration information Where: Yablon Financial Resources Lab, Room 244 in […]

Intro to QGIS

September 8, 2022
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

In this workshop, we will explore GIS data models and formats, various components of the free and open source QGIS interface and tools, creating a new map, adding data layers, changing layer symbol and display properties, creating map layouts with legends, titles, north arrows, and other map elements. Registration is required. There are 12 seats […]

R Penn Group

September 8, 2022
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The R Penn Group (RPG) presented by the Research Data & Digital Scholarship team at Penn Libraries is a group that meets to discuss, learn, and collaborate on topics and projects related to statistics, mapping, data wrangling, visualization, and analysis with R programming language through hands-on problem-solving. Whether you are working on job-marketable data upskilling, […]

Intro to Text Analysis

September 9, 2022
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Computational text analysis (or text mining) is finding, extracting, and analyzing patterns while processing large amounts of text. Attendees will learn an array of computational text analysis concepts, tools, platforms, and resources for getting started with your research. We will be demonstrating beginner-friendly tools like Voyant Tools as well as specific Python packages, including spaCy, scattertext, […]

R Basics: Get Started in RStudio

September 13, 2022
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Never worked in R? Get a jump on your business or academic career by exploring this powerful statistical programming language and its popular environment, RStudio. in this workshop, you will: Navigate RStudio​​ Work with objects​​ Use functions and libraries Note: Install R and RStudio before attending, or use our on-site computers. To register, go to this link. Where: Lippincott Library, […]