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Database Design for the Non-Technical Researcher

Speaker

Sarah  Williams, Life Sciences Data Services Librarian, scwillms@illinois.edu

Date Oct 4, 2013
Time 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm  
Location

The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

Cost

Free

Sponsor

University Library

Contact

Merinda Hensley

Registration Registration
Event type Workshop
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You spend hours collecting data. How do you manage the data and extract information to answer your questions? This workshop will cover some of the basic principles of database design. Whether you are using a spreadsheet or a more complex system, understanding what data to collect and how to store it can streamline the research process. Participants will learn how to plan for efficient and effective data organization with skills that are applicable to databases such as Access and Oracle.

 

http://uiuc.libguides.com/databasedesign

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