General Info

Understanding Copyright

Oberlin College is committed to ensuring all Oberlin College community members adhere to Copyright Law. Faculty distribute materials through Blackboard in accordance with Fair Use and: The material is only available to students that are officially registered for the course. The material is only available to those students during the period that the course is being […]

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Create and Print a Poster

Click here to access a poster on Creating Academic Posters with lots of useful tips! Printing Services Printing Services prints posters for faculty or students who want to present their research findings.  If you have any questions about the process, you can contact OCTET at 775-8345 or

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Create a survey using Google Docs

In google docs one can create a ‘form.’  This form can then be used to collect data from users. Information on how to create and deploy such a survey can be found in google’s support documentation. Google will provide a very basic report, the data will be stored in a google spreadsheet and the information […]

Tools and Software

R and rStudio is available – open source statistical package

R is a free software environment for statistical computing and graphics. It compiles and runs on a wide variety of UNIX platforms, Windows and MacOS. To download R, please choose your preferred CRAN mirror. If you have questions about R like how to download and install the software, or what the license terms are, please […]