Looking to use technology of any kind in your research?  Let us help! Some common ways we help you learn how to leverage technology in your work including:

  • Managing data and where to store it.

  • Enhanced computing for research use including field research tools.

  • Managing your analysis and the best platform for your need.

  • Geographic and spatial data, analysis and server architecture.

  • Basic research programing training/troubleshooting with advanced support for a fee.

  • Basic and advanced high performance computing troubleshooting and support.

  • A regularly updated Graduate Student Guide to Technology covering the cycle of a student from data collection to dissertation.

Not referred to here?  Don’t worry or go it alone.  Ask us.  We have options and opportunities to help you get what you need to do your research.  Finally, Did you know that there are university provides resources as well? See Advanced Research Computing for help with clusters to paid programming and statistical model consulting.

LSA Technology services has a full range of GIS services available and offers workshops, consulting, and for fee work to help you accomplish your teaching and research goals.

LSA Research ArcGIS Service

The High Performance Computing (HPC) Team can help you find the right computing resources to use for your long running or scaled compute workloads.  The team fully supports the Michigan HPC resources, such as Flux, Great Lakes, Armis, Yottabyte, and others. They also support national resources such as XSEDE.  They can help you identify which resource best suits your workload, help you understand cost, and help you identify sources for funding in some case.

 

The LSA Technology Services Research Programming Team is available to all LSA researchers and provides professional-grade coding, scripting, and application development in a variety of languages and toolsets at a very affordable price. They will work closely with you to understand your research technology needs and create a solution that works for you. They provide thoroughly tested, documented, and secure code, stored in a reliable version-controlled repository to ensure the long-term availability, maintainability, and reproducibility of your code.

 

The High Performance Computing (HPC) Team can help you find the right computing resources to use for your long running or scaled compute workloads.  The team fully supports the Michigan HPC resources, such as Flux, Great Lakes, Armis, Yottabyte, and others. They also support national resources such as XSEDE.  They can help you identify which resource best suits your workload, help you understand cost, and help you identify possible sources for funding.

The LSA TS Digital Scholarship Research services support humanistic inquiry while mindfully balancing the tensions between innovation and preservation. If you are new to digital projects, we are here to help you learn what is possible and how to execute digital scholarship projects, as well as find the resources and expert advice for doing so. Through this service offering you can get access to resources like our Omeka web hosting platform and our ArcGIS (mapping) platforms. Depending on the specific needs of your project, we may pull in other support partners and utilize their platforms as well.

LSA TS holds workshops where you can meet new people, learn more about how to get started, or learn how to use certain technologies. We hold regular office hours with our cross-campus partners so you can drop in and ask questions, try out some new ideas, or see what others are doing. We proudly support the U-M Library Scholar Sprints, and work with the cross-campus Connecting Digital Scholarship group on events programming that brings together scholars, students, and support partners.