dataCAVE signThe dataCAVE provides support and services centering on data-driven research, e-science, and digital humanities data analysis. Services include teaching and consultation on working with data, data management, and data visualization; partnering with researchers in use and visualization of data through charts, infographics, and other tools; publishing datasets in Mavs Dataverse and other repositories; and reviewing data management plans.


  • Provide a support mechanism for the growing areas of digital research and scholarship
  • Support collaborative and interdisciplinary research using emerging technologies
  • Provide a pathway and opportunities for students to develop digital literacy through the exploration of data science and digital humanities

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Available Software

The computers include all the software available through the library plus the following programs:

  • Alteryx
  • SmartDraw Cloud
  • ESRI CityEngine
  • ESRI Business Analyst
  • Erdas IMAGINE
  • SAS
  • Mplus
  • AntConc
  • ArcGIS Desktop
  • ArcGIS Pro (must use your personal account)
  • Git Bash
  • Adobe Brackets
  • Dreamweaver
  • Git
  • Google Earth Professional
  • LaTeX
  • Open Refine
  • Pandas
  • Python
  • QGIS
  • R
  • RStudio
  • SPSS
  • SQLite
  • Anaconda Package Manager
  • Tableau Desktop
  • Tableau Public

Mavs Dataverse

A Dataverse is a container for datasets (research data, code, documentation, and metadata) and other Dataverses, which can be setup for individual researchers, departments, journals, and organizations. Check out our Dataverses below!