Library Data Commons @Curry

The Library Data Commons @Curry (formerly CLIC)
The Library Data Commons @Curry provides group and individual study space, a public computer, a public printer, photocopier, a free scanner/digital sender, and a large presentation space. Two librarians and four data specialists have offices in the Library Data Commons @Curry  and are available to assist you with your research and data needs.

LOCATION:  We are in Ruffner Hall, room 302, #44 on this map.

TELEPHONE: 434-924-7040
 
REGULAR HOURS a cloud
Monday-Thursday 8am-6pm*
Friday 8am-5pm*
Saturday & Sunday CLOSED
*Exceptions are posted on this page.

NEWSLETTER
Curry Librarians' Newsletter Archives  Keep up-to-date on scholarly resources, trends, and opportunities in education!

Research Data Services Newsletter.  Subscribe to the Library's Research Data Services newsletter to learn more about upcoming workshops and events, new tools and data sources, and our many services, 

RESEARCH HANDBOOKS IN THE LIBRARY DATA COMMONS @CURRY
Handbooks

LIBRARY RESEARCH GUIDES
The guides below help you locate databases, journals, books, statistics, data sets, test instruments, and other resources useful to you when you are writing papers and engaging in other types of academic research. 

Administration and Supervision
Athletic Training
Clinical Psychology
Communication Disorders see Speech Pathology and Audiology
Comparative Education
Counselor Education
Curry Off-Grounds Program: Library Services & Resources
Education
Education Policy
Education Psychology: Applied Developmental Science- coming in September 2014
English Language Learners
Gifted Education
Higher Education
Higher Education Management
Instructional Technology
Kinesiology
Reading
Research, Statistics & Evaluation - coming in October 2014
Social Foundations of Education
Special Education
Speech Pathology and Audiology Program
Student Affairs

All UVa Library Research Guides

 

LIBRARY RESOURCES

1. University Library's Website

2. Accounts You Need (includes how to set up these accounts) 

3. Journal Finder: Find and read journals full text

4. Children's Book Collection & Resources for Children's Literature

5. Printer and copier in the Library Data Commons @Curry

6. Scanner and Digital Sender in the Library Data Commons @Curry. Free scanning! Digitize a chapter from one of the handbooks in the Library Data Commons and email it to yourself or and digitize other documents such as forms.  

7. RefWorks software login. This bibliographic management software is free to U.Va. affiliates if you sign up with your U.Va. email address. See the RefWorks Guide for more information.

8. ILS -Interlibrary Services

9. You can schedule a research consultation with a LDC@C librarian:
     Carole Lohman ccl5u@virginia.edu 434.924.7040
     Kay Buchanan kac7f@virginia.edu 434.982.2664

10. Schedule a research consultation with one of our data services consultants.

 

LIBRARY WORKSHOPS AND CONSULTATIONS
Attend our research workshops or schedule a consultation (see above)    to learn about locating journal articles, test instruments, writing literature reviews; becoming proficient   in APA citation style; making the most of RefWorks software; navigating copyright; using research data software; selecting an appropriate journal for publishing your research, and more.

Attends our data workshops  or schedule a consultation to learn more about locating data, using statistical software, training on data analysis and statistical methods, using research data software, writing data management plans, and using GIS software.

OTHER RESOURCES

Cavalier Advantage
Collab
Data Management Consulting Group
IRB (Institutional Review Board)
ITS
Renovating Ruffner Hall BLOG
StatLab
More...

Comfy Seating

Research Handbooks

Presentation Space

Meeting Spaces

Relax or Study

Scanner & Digital Sender

Kay Buchanan, Head Curry Librarian

Carole Lohman, Curry Concierge Librarian

Dr. Nancy Kechner,  Research Software Support and Data Consultant

Bill Corey, Data Management Consultant

Summer Durrant, Data & Geographical Information Librarian

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