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Scientific Research and Communication — Quantitative Research: What Is It?

Developing Communication Competencies for STEM Students

What is quantitative research?

Quantitative research uses mathematics, statistics, and measurement to analyze and draw conclusions about numerical data.  Software or computer programming languages are often used to analyze large data sets.  If you have statistical questions, you may want to contact the Statistical Consulting Center on campus:

Databases with Resources on Quantitative Research

Quantitative Research EBooks

There are many books on quantitative research that depend upon your academic discipline as well as the methodologies you decide to use. It is best to search for the research methods used within your field of study.

Physical Library Books