The Center for Social Science Research (CSSR) offers a wide variety of free training, workshops, and guest lectures to Notre Dame faculty, staff, and students, covering techniques and methods ranging from basic to advanced levels. 

The CSSR often offers training in coordination with the Navarri Family Center for Digital Library in the Hesburgh Library, which can be viewed at

 The CSSR has recently offered workshops and training on the following topics:

  • Introduction to R
  • Advanced R
  • Introduction to Stata
  • Introduction to Tidyverse in R
  • Data Visualization in R
  • Linear Regression Modelling in R
  • Generalized Linear Regression Modelling in R
  • Machine Learning for Social Science
  • Quantitative Text Analysis in R

To learn more about trainings scheduled throughout the semester, please visit Lucy Institute Events. For guest lecture and additional training inquiries, please contact the CSSR at or 574-631-6166.