For more information on research resources, contact the ICIR. Institute for Communication and Information ResearchICIR supports faculty and student research by providing research consulting, facilities and external funding opportunities. Institutional Review BoardIRB training is necessary for any researchers using human subjects in their research. For questions regarding training or policies, please contact the ICIR. Participant PoolThe participant pool helps students learn more about the research process both as participants and as researchers. Click here to submit an interest form. Grant Funding OpportunitiesFaculty are encouraged to secure external funding through foundation and government grants to support their scholarship. Contact Elva Bradley to discuss opportunities. SoftwareAll members of C&IS have free access to Qualtrics surveying software. Faculty and graduate students can also access NVivo qualitative analysis software Digital Humanities CenterThe Alabama Digital Humanities Center (ADHC) offers faculty, staff and advanced students resources to explore digital humanities.