Creating Library Services to Support Qualitative Researchers
Keywords:Qualitative data, qualitative research, library services, new services, data librarian, data services, databrarianship
What is qualitative research? Why should the library support qualitative researchers and what are ways the library can provide this support? How can a librarian learn more about qualitative research and data in order to build a support program? A social sciences librarian shares lessons she learned creating a program of services and tools to support qualitative researchers at her university.