News and notes for math, February 2016

There will be another series of Research Studios in the library March 21-April 4. I found the “R for Mere Mortals” (offered again on March 22) a very good introduction. This is the page from that class: Using R to analyze your data.

You may want to join the discussion at The Case Against Mandating Math for Students, By Dan Berrett, in Chronicle of Higher Education, February 26, 2016.

Posts on Scholarly Communications @ WU Libraries from February:

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Ruth is a librarian at Washington University for biology, math, history of science; she is also scholarly communications coordinator. Email: rlewis@wustl.edu Phone: 314-935-4819