New Resource: the Data Literacy Glossary 

By Jennifer on September 14, 2020 in Data Services News, Uncategorized

Data literacy is an important skill for students at all levels to obtain during their academic lives. In Data Services, we are aware that there are many hurdles to becoming data literate. A big one is data terminology. The Data Services team put together a research guide on data literacies this spring and now would like […]

Remote Access to Specialized Research Data Software Coming This Fall

By Jennifer on September 14, 2020 in Data Services News, What's New

Data Services is now supporting WashU-affiliated users with connecting to Research Studio computers and specialized software. This service is being developed in response to requests from the user community to access tools such as NVivo and SPSS.  Users can find instructions on how to reserve and obtain access in this Remote Research Studio guide. The guide […]

Sharing and Archiving Your Data During Remote Work

By Jennifer on April 21, 2020 in Data Services News

Data Services recognizes that this is a tough time to progress in your research given that collection and analysis have undoubtedly been impacted by our new normal of remote work. One significant step you could take during this time is reviewing and sharing data from projects that have reached a milestone or have been completed. […]

Love & Data Forever: Love Data Week Is a Wrap!

By Jennifer on February 21, 2020 in Data Services News

Love Data Week (LDW) is an international event to raise awareness about data science. What do I mean by data science? LDW presenter Dr. Xiao-li Meng described data science as a broad and encompassing area, one so big that it couldn’t be trapped in a single department of a given school in the academy but should be […]