Department Chair:
Ron Cheung

Administrative Assistant:
Terri Pleska

Department Email:

Phone: (440) 775-8483
Fax: (440) 775-6978

Rice Hall 233
10 N. Professor St.
Oberlin, OH, 44074

Social Science Data Lab

Social Science Data Lab


The Social Science Data Lab is located on the first floor of the King Building, in room 137. Twenty computers, equipped with internet access as well as the latest software for data analysis, are available for general student and faculty use. A printer is also available as a convenience for students.

Our data lab is also equipped with four Bloomberg Terminals Bloomberg Terminal is a computer software system provided by the financial data vendor Bloomberg L.P. that enables professionals in the financial service sector and other industries to access the Bloomberg Professional service through which users can monitor and analyze real-time financial market data and place trades on the electronic trading platform. This system also provides price quotes, news, and messaging across its proprietary secure network.  (Additional Bloomberg Terminals are available in Mudd Library.)