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GIS and Data Services

GIS Data and Software Services and Instruction

KU Libraries staff offer expert assistance through consultations and both course-integrated (custom) and open (campus) workshops for undergraduates, graduate students, staff and faculty with GIS questions.  More...

Research Data Analysis and Statistical Software Support

Our staff provide workshops and consultations to help faculty and grad students learn how to analyze research data.  In addition, we work with users to solve problems with statistical software packages such as SPSS and SAS.  We can assist you with installing, activating, and using common statistical software packages.

Contact Mickey Waxman at 864-0454 to schedule an appointment. 

Research Data Management

KU Libraries aim to support the campus research community with guidance on data managment plans, assistance with depositing data in KU ScholarWorks or external repositories, and related services. More...

GIS and Data Lab

KU Libraries GIS and Data Lab supports data-related (geospatial, numeric, statistical) class projects, teaching and research at KU.  The Lab has seven powerful workstations, most with two monitors. Software installed on the workstations includes the following:

  • ArcGIS (ArcMap, ArcInfo Workstation)
  • ATLAS.ti
  • AutoCad
  • GoogleEarth Pro
  • Maple
  • R
  • SAS
  • SPSS

We are located on the 4th floor of Watson Library in room 425, which is the sunroom across from the main staircase. You can drop in and use the Lab whenever we are open (see our Hours). You can also set up a consultation with a staff member, and/or contact us with your GIS and statistical analysis questions.

GIS and Data Contacts

Jamene Brooks-Kieffer
Data Services Librarian
Watson Library

Rhonda Houser
GIS and Data Specialist, Center for Graduate Initiatives & Engagement
Anschutz Library

Mickey Waxman
Statistical Computing Consultant, Center for Graduate Initiatives & Engagement
Watson Library

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