Technology for Research: Training Resources

  • Faculty & Staff

The University provides a lot of resources for learning how to use research tools.

Weigle Information Commons Workshops (WICshops)
http://guides.library.upenn.edu/wicshops

Other Penn Libraries Workshops
http://guides.library.upenn.edu/workshops

Penn Libraries Online Tutorials and Tech Guides
http://guides.library.upenn.edu/tutorials

Lynda.Com Online Tutorials
Basic and in-depth training for many IT products and systems is available to all Penn faculty, staff, and students (see Penn's information page):
http://lynda.upenn.edu/

GIS Help
Penn Libraries: http://guides.library.upenn.edu/data?hs=a
Cartographic Modeling Lab: https://repository.upenn.edu/cml/

Digital Humanities Help
Penn Libraries: http://guides.library.upenn.edu/c.php?g=476112
Kislak Center: http://www.library.upenn.edu/kislak

Qualitative Methods Help
Mixed Methods Research Lab: https://www.med.upenn.edu/fmch/mixed-methods-research-lab
NVIVO guide: http://guides.library.upenn.edu/nvivo
Center for Public Health Winter Institute: http://www.med.upenn.edu/cphi/2016WinterInstitute.html

Computational and Statistical Help
MATLAB: http://guides.library.upenn.edu/matlab
Statistics software: http://guides.library.upenn.edu/stat_packages

Penn-Approved Software Training Vendors (For Fee):
Future Media Concepts: http://www.upenn.edu/computing/isc/training/vendor/fmcoff.html
Global Knowledge: http://www.upenn.edu/computing/isc/training/vendor/gkoff.html
ONLC: http://www.upenn.edu/computing/isc/training/vendor/onlcoff.html

Penn Undergraduate Research Mentoring Program
http://www.upenn.edu/curf/research/grants/penn-undergraduate-research-mentoring-program

For more information or to talk about your specific needs, please contact your Local Support Providers.