Training Materials

The IT Training and Assessment Unit have collated a wide range of training resources, available to both staff and students. These include

  1. Workbooks and exercises (Office 2013, SharePoint and others) developed by Queen's staff - available from the SharePoint document library, Documents for Visitors (short link: http://go.qub.ac.uk/itdocs) (all staff members and students) have automatic access using their Queen's Online credentials. 
  2. Direction to materials freely available over the Internet (listed below)

Internet

The Internet Detective (online tutorial to distinguish between the good, the bad and the ugly when web searching).
University College Berkeley Guide to quality on the Internet http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/TeachingLib/Guides/Internet/Evaluate.html 

Matlab

Matlab - on the Mathworks website, sign up for training materials - http://www.mathworks.co.uk/help/index.html?s_cid=global_nav On the Queen's Online home page under Research staff and PG research students may access instructions to download Matlab.

R

R is a language and environment for statistical computing and graphics. It is available in the Student Computing Areas. Some training sites: http://www.r-tutor.com/ and the R site: http://www.r-project.org/

ArcInfo

Arcinfo For training on spatial and mapping analysis see ESRI site http://www.esri.com/ ESRI UK site is http://www.esriuk.com/