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Qualitative Data Analysis: Planning Qual Data Analysis

Resources on conducting qualitative data analysis

Current semester workshops

Workshop Description 

In this workshop, you’ll learn a method for planning qualitative data analysis (QDA) and choosing which tools you’ll need for your project. We begin by focusing on the intended outcomes of your project and moving back from there to decide your next steps.


Workshop Recording

QDA Factors to Consider

The embedded Google Sheet below lists a number of factors you might consider as you decide which QDA software to choose for your project. 

You may find it easier to read if you view this document online on Google Sheets

Last updated: September 2023 by Jess Hagman and Meli Taylor.

Inspired by the NYU Libraries QDA Comparison Chart


Workshop Slides