This is the website of the ROCK: the Reproducible Open Coding Kit.

The ROCK is a standard for encoding qualitative data in both a human- and machine-readable format.

This website is a hub for ROCK-related resources.

The ROCK book

The ROCK book describes the standard, and is available at

The ROCK workshops

There are a number of ROCK workshops, often designed to be usable “on their own” too:

The ROCK tutorials

At present, there are two tutorials about the ROCK:

The {rock} R package

The ROCK is implemented in the {rock} R package (see for the documentation), in the rudimentary first version of an interface for the ROCK, iROCK, and a more advanced graphical user interface is under development.