University Libraries

Citation Management Citation management software saves researchers time by helping to keep track of articles, books, and other resources used in their work and allows for quickly creating and formatting bibliographies in many different citation styles. Learn more at library.osu.edu/find/resources/citation-software.
Data Management Services Data Management Services can assist researchers with questions related to best practices for data organization, evaluating data for re-use, managing research outputs, and data ethics and policies.
Data Visualization The Data Visualization Specialist assists researchers with determining the best format for presenting data, creating data visualizations and infographics, and identifying appropriate visualization tools for a project. Learn more, or schedule an appointment during weekly office hours.
Digital Humanities The Digital Humanities Librarian can provide assistance with accessing digital content, project management, content and data management, and determining the best methods and platforms/tools for a project.
GIS & Mapping The GIS Specialist can assist researchers with finding and creating geospatial data sets, designing and carrying out spatial analyses, identifying appropriate GIS tools for a project, and geovisualization. Learn more, or schedule an appointment during weekly office hours.
Interlibrary Services Interlibrary services supports scholarly research by providing faculty, staff, and students with access to articles and other materials not available through the OSU or OhioLink catalogs. Learn more at go.osu.edu/ill.
Subject Librarians Subject librarians assist faculty, staff, and students in all disciplines at Ohio State with research queries, acquiring library resources for research, using databases and other library resources, and much more. Find contact information for your subject librarian at go.osu.edu/librarians.

Across Campus

Multidisciplinary Research Centers Ohio State is home to nearly 100 multidisciplinary centers aimed at fostering interdisciplinary collaboration among faculty and student researchers across a large number of subject areas.
OCIO The Office of the Chief Information Office (OCIO) provides access to a variety of collaboration tools and specialized software applications that aid faculty and students in their research efforts.
Office of Postdoctoral Research The Office of Postdoctoral Research at the College of Medicine provides high quality support services and training experiences for postdoctoral fellows, postdoctoral researchers, and residents and fellows conducting research at Ohio State. Visit the website to learn more.
Office of Research The Office of Research is committed to fostering, promoting, and supporting the innovative work of Ohio State’s faculty, staff, and students through programs and investments that increase both the quality and quantity of research and scholarly activity on campus. Learn more at research.osu.edu.
Office of Research Compliance The Office of Research Compliance supports and promotes ethical research practices at Ohio State through institution-wide research compliance polices and procedures and through partnerships with researchers. Learn more at orc.osu.edu.
Office of Responsible Research Practices The Office of Responsible Research Practices provides support to OSU researchers in the areas of animal care and use, biosafety, and human subjects research and assists in navigating regulations governing research. Learn more, or schedule an appointment during weekly IRB office hours.
Office of Sponsored Programs The Office of Sponsored Programs partners with faculty and staff to provide the highest quality research administration at all stages of sponsored projects, by promoting electronic research administration, responsible stewardship of funds, and sound management practices. Learn more at osp.osu.edu.
Office of Undergraduate Research and Creative Inquiry The Office of Undergraduate Research and Creative Inquiry nurtures and supports mentored research pursuits for undergraduate students to enrich their academic experience through inclusive and innovative research opportunities. Learn more at ugresearch.osu.edu.
Ohio Supercomputer Center The Ohio Supercomputer Center (OSC) provides OSU researchers with access to computational power and storage to meet their goals and partners in developing collaborative proposals to regional, national, and international funding organizations. Learn more, or schedule an appointment during biweekly office hours.
Project Management Toolkit The Center for Clinical and Translational Science’s Project Management Toolkit makes available a variety of tools and software to manage research projects through grant writing and project development, implementation, and closeout.
Research Methodology Center The Research Methodology Center at the College of Education and Human Ecology provides assistance with a range of techniques and approaches – quantitative, qualitative, and mixed methods – to enhance research productivity and quality. Learn more at rmc.ehe.osu.edu.
Statistical Consulting Services The Statistical Consulting Service provides professional data analytic and statistical analysis services to researchers at OSU, in government, and in industry. Learn more about services offered and rates charged at scs.osu.edu.
Writing Center The Writing Center offers free help with writing at any stage of the writing process for any member of the university community. Learn more at cstw.osu.edu/writing-center.

 

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