College of Education Research Assistance Center
The College of Education’s Research Assistance Center provides faculty and graduate students with advice and instruction in designing quantitative research studies, selecting and developing instruments, setting up statistical analyses, and using statistical software.
The Research Assistance Center provides assistance and instruction to individual faculty and graduate students in designing research studies; selecting and/or developing instruments; setting up statistical analyses; using statistical quantitative software; preparing data for analysis; analyzing data; identifying external sources of funding; and conducting research seminars for groups of faculty and/or students (e.g., writing grant proposals, conducting program evaluations).
The College of Education’s Julie C. Laible Qualitative Research Lab (Qual Lab) provides faculty and graduate students with access to the latest qualitative data analysis equipment and software such as various kinds of tape transcribers, voice recognition software, QSRN6 qualitative data coding software, audio and video tape dubbing equipment, super VHS video cameras, video monitors, ATLAS video coding software, video documentary editing software, and a library of qualitative data analysis reference texts.
Visit the Research Assistance Center website for more information.
McLure Education Library
The McLure Education Library serves the faculty and students of the College of Education and the Graduate School of Education. The 23,337 square foot building includes the School Library and Curriculum Materials Center on the lower level, reference and periodical areas and public computer areas on the main floor, along with study rooms and a computer lab on the third floor. Computer terminals are located on the first two floors and laptops may be checked out at the circulation desk for use in the library. A computer lab is located on the third floor. Copiers are available on the main floor. An Ellison die-cut machine is available for public use in the Curriculum Materials Center. For library hours please refer to the UA Libraries schedule.
View the Qualitative Research Library Guide.