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“Getting Started with NVivo” presentation Feb. 14

QSR International will introduce “Getting Started with NVivo” 2-4 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14, in Room 301 of Hale Library.  This interactive presentation (and webinar) will introduce attendees to how to set up a project in NVivo and then use the tool to explore the data. The presenter will be Cynthia Jacobs of QSR International.

The presentation will cover:

  • The NVivo workspace
  • How to create a project
  • How to import documents (including importation of data through NCapture)
  • How to create memos and annotations
  • How to identify themes in the data
  • How to set up data “nodes”
  • How to apply text analysis tools
  • Other capabilities (such as using survey data)

Those who want to participate from their own computers may register at this link.  Once they have registered, they will receive an email with a link that they may use to join this K-State session.

Please plan to attend online or in-person, and feel free to bring questions! Hale 301 will be open 1:30-4:30 p.m. for this event, to allow people to settle in with their laptops and to meet up with fellow qualitative and mixed methods researchers.

An Additional Training Session

A follow-up webinar training will occur 2-4 p.m. Friday, March 14, in Hale 301.

A K-State Campus Site License for NVivo 10

For K-State graduate students, faculty, and staff, NVivo 10 may be downloaded on both a work machine and a portable computer from K-State’s protected site after signing in with an eID/password. To activate the software, users will need the unique K-State license key. The software is only for that individual’s professional and educational use.

The Mac Version of NVivo 10

QSR International is set to release its “beta” version of NVivo 10 for Macs in March.  Their professional Mac version is due out in June.  As that is released, information on how to access this resource will be sent out.

Getting Started With NVivo 10

Read An Overview of NVivo: Qualitative and Mixed Methods Research Applications and Getting Started in the K-State Knowledge Base.

Web-based trainings are part of this site license package.

Additional trainings are offered by QSR International.

For help with the installation, contact the IT Help Desk, 785-532-7722, helpdesk@k-state.edu.