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Research Methods for Social Sciences

An introduction to research design, methodology and library resources.


Data analysis includes a range of methods used after collecting your data. The topic of data analysis is wide and deep, and the decision on which method to use is driven by your research design and questions.

There are several support services at UNT for students and researchers on data analytics and data management. The data management guide provides information for data management services and resources.

To learn more about the general approaches in quantitative and qualitative data analysis, see the suggested books listed below.

There are also two library guides that provide information on writing about data and citing it:

Quantitative Data Analysis

Qualitative Data Analysis

Secondary Data Analysis

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