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ICPSR: 60 years of groovy data

ICPSR (Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research)

Need data sets? We’re a member of ICPSR, a huge archive of political and social research data. You can search for and download data collections in education, aging, criminal justice, substance abuse, terrorism, and many other fields. The ICPSR YouTube Channel has webinars and tutorials on how to use ICPSR to find data, analyze data online, and using ICPSR data with SPSS, SAS, and Stata. ICPSR sponsors an undergraduate and graduate student research paper contest and has resources for instructors who want to use ICPSR to teach about using data, too.

Online Services available at WSU Libraries

Online Services

All of your academic needs in one place! Visit libraries.wichita.edu/covid19

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Films On Demand

Need to review algebra? Trying to understand the First Amendment? Want to learn about African art? Check out Films on Demand, a database with thousands of videos on subjects you may be studying now or curious about exploring.

LinkedIn Learning, provided by Wichita State University

Access to LinkedIn Learning is available to all Wichita State University students, faculty, and staff. Log in with your WSU ID and password. LinkedIn Learning is a leading online learning platform that helps anyone learn business, software, technology, and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Explore over 12,000 courses and 5,000 video tutorials from industry experts and leaders all in one place.

Literary Print Culture

The Stationers’ Company Archive is one of the most important resources for understanding the workings of the early book trade, the printing and publishing community, the establishment of legal requirements for copyright provisions and the history of bookbinding. Explore extremely rare documents dating from 1554 to the 21st century in this invaluable resource of research material for historians and literary scholars.
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Library Level Up

Make your mark. Help Level Up University Libraries!

Make an impact now in these areas! -  Level Up For University Libraries - Wichita State Foundation

  • COLLECTIONS & MATERIALS: Digital databases, ebooks, books, and other material are essential in supporting Wichita State's growing programs.
  • LIBRARY EXPERTS: The library offers unique work experience for Shocker graduate assistants and student workers while they complete their research and coursework towards their degrees.
  • RE-IMAGINING SPACES: Several initiatives plan to use library space in innovative ways for the betterment and advancement of the Wichita State community (Read more at https://libraries.wichita.edu/levelup).

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HeinOnline: Air and Space Law

HeinOnline’s Air and Space Law illustrates the history of air and spaceflight through the programs and people that made these dreams possible. Bringing together documents on private-sector pioneers with government-funded programs, users of this database are able to see how governments and regulators reacted to these new technologies, the accidents and disasters that prompted reform, and the new frontiers that await as technology advances at an improbable speed.

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