Beginning in fall 2020, the geospatial data network share (\\maps.wustl.edu\gispublic), colloquially referred to as “gispublic,” will change location and organizational structure to become the University Libraries Geospatial Data Collection. This update reflects necessary changes to the underlying technology hosting the collection. The Data Services team has used this opportunity to reorganize and migrate the content […]
Data Services is excited to celebrate Geography Awareness Week with a series of workshops and other events embracing place, spatial data and digital mapping. Please join us during the week of November 12-16! For workshop descriptions and to register, please visit the Geography Awareness Week Workshop Schedule. Geography Awareness Week printable flyer. Intro to Raster […]
If you are searching for a trusted data repository for your data, code or other research output, look no further than the University Digital Research Materials Repository.
The second forum for the Community Standards for 3D Data Preservation (CS3DP) project will convene next week at University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. CS3DP is a community formed to begin the process of developing standards for preservation of digital 3D data. The effort includes practitioners, librarians and curators. Data Services’ own Jennifer Moore serves […]
Dr. Peter Kastor, Chair of the Department of History, in collaboration with the Humanities Digital Workshop, has been developing a database of the early American government by interpreting, digitizing and coding historical documents. The Data Services (DS) team has worked to map the changing government using the Newberry Atlas of Historical Counties Boundaries data set. […]
Data Services (DS) is working on an ongoing data curation project of analog data collected by Dr. Jane Phillips-Conroy and Dr. Cliff Jolly for their Awash National Park Baboon Research Project (ANPBRP) in Ethiopia. These data were collected over a 30-year period to determine hybridity of the olive and hamadryas baboons from the study area’s […]