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“Handling Surveys and Interviews in NVivo” scheduled Jan. 30

“Handling Surveys and Interviews in NVivo” will be offered 1:30-3:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 30, in 301 Hale Library. This session will focus on the use of NVivo to maximize analysis of surveys and interviews.

A Screenshot of the NVivo New Project Interface

This presentation will address the following:

  • how to download information from electronic survey systems into NVivo (directly from Survey Monkey, indirectly from Qualtrics)
  • coding demographic information to nodes
  • coding individual respondents’ information to nodes
  • using text styles to ingest textual responses to questions (for autocoding), and
  • querying survey and interview data using NVivo tools.

The room will be open from 1 p.m. on for this event.  All are welcome!  The presenter will be using the Windows version of the software.  No RSVP is required.  If there are any questions, please contact shalin@k-state.edu or call 785-532-5262.

Other Scheduled Trainings for Spring 2015 

“NVivo Basics”:  Feb. 20, 1:30-3:30 p.m., 301 Hale Library

“NVivo Advanced”:  Mar. 27, 1:30-3:30 p.m., 301 Hale Library

“Tapping Social Media Data with NCapture and NVivo”:  Apr. 24, 1:30-3:30 p.m., 301 Hale Library

NVivo 10 Site License

K-State has a site license for NVivo 10 software (for both Windows and Mac systems) for all faculty, administrators, staff, and graduate students — allowed to have two downloads and installs of the software.

The software and the activating license key may be accessed at
k-state.edu/ID/KStateNVivoDownload with a current eID and password.

QSR International Trainings 

QSR International offers some superb video tutorials and both free and for-pay events.

An Additional Reference

Those who have already started using NVivo may want to refer to “Using NVivo: An Unofficial and Unauthorized Primer,” which is an e-book built on the Scalar platform that highlights various features of the tool.  This is an evolving e-book.