Various statistical software exist, that can make life easier when analyzing your data.
To have either of these installed on your personal computer, email your enquiry to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note: this can only be done for registered UP students.
The Research Commons computers are now equipped with R - a free tool with a user-friendly interface for managing and analyzing your research data. R is a popular alternative to other statistical programs, such as SPSS, SAS, and Python. Find out more about the basics of R here: https://www.datamentor.io/r-programming/
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Under the main three basic groups of research methods (quantitative, qualitative and mixed), there are different tools that can be used to collect data. Interviews can be done either face-to-face or over the phone. Surveys/questionnaires can be paper or web based. Observations and experiments can be conducted to collect either quantitative, qualitative or a mixture of the two methods. Records can also be used to study previous information by other researchers.