Access to Workshop Readings

Detailed Workshop schedule with readings

Most readings (other than books), along with a good complement of additional research articles, will be posted on the website for my summer Workshop on Research Design for Causal Inference, at

You will need a Northwestern userid and password, which we will provide about a month before the workshop. If you don’t want to wait, you can email Please use ads\yournetid as the user name [note that the "domain" should be "ads"].

The first time you access the site, you will hit a second login screen. This time use your username "without "ads\" and password.

Once you are in, you will see various “collections”, such as “readings for all workshops” along the left hand side.

Instructions to move multiple files from Sharepoint to local computer:

  1. Open the sharepoint page in internet explorer.  Go to the folder containing the documents you want to download.
  2. Check the box next to "Type" at the upper left corner of the documents display, as though you are "selecting all."
  3. By clicking this, a top ribbon box called "Library Tools" appears. Click "Library."
  4. To the middle-right of the "Library" ribbon, you see an area called "Connect and Explore." Select "Open with Explorer"
  5. A windows explorer window will pop up. It should be populated with all the documents from the sharepoint site.
  6. You can move these files as you would anything else on your computer. For example, you can open a second explorer window and copy and paste to your computer.