The Social Network Laboratory (SNL), one of eight component laboratories of the Social Sciences Research Laboratories at the University of Saskatchewan, provides support and resources to researchers in conducting social network analysis and interpretation.

For a comprehensive inventory of the SSRL's facilities and services, please download or print its general brochure.

SNL Facilities

  • A 6 computer station lab equipped with a printer and a scanner.
  • Laptops and iPads that can be signed out to assist with onsite or mobile data collection.

SNL Services

  • Development of research proposals using social network analysis.
  • Support in the identification, creation or collection of relational data (i.e., questionnaires, interviews, direct observation, archival material).
  • Recruitment of participants for social network analysis studies through EKOS Research Associates or AskingCanadians.
  • Custom programming, data queries, quantitative analysis (using SPSSStata or R) and reporting services.
  • Creation of social network models and visualizations using RSienna, Pajek, Gephi, UCINet or NetDraw.

Contact SNL

Room 3D31 Agriculture Building
University of Saskatchewan
51 Campus Drive    
Saskatoon SK

(306) 966-2965