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Stata is a statistical software package. On the Stata site, there is a user guide and various reference manuals available to users. In addition, these Stata slides and infoguide will also help you learn how to use Stata. 

Check the Digital Scholarship Center (DiSC) calendar for Stata workshops this semester or                       request a group tutorial.



SPSS is a software used for statistical analysis. The following resources are available to learn SPSS:

  1. This PDF reviews the SPSS syntax. 
  2. For directions on how to work with data in SPSS, read this handout.  
  3. This infoguide includes information on how to access SPSS, resources on SPSS, and SPSS handouts.


Check the Digital Scholarship Center (DiSC) calendar for SPSS workshops this semester or request a group tutorial.