The Data Services team provides support to Washington University users across campuses, schools, and disciplines.
- Research Data Management
- Data Curation and Sharing
- Data Literacy
- Data Wrangling
- Data Visualization
- Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
For all services listed, we offer help desk support, research guides, resources, workshops, and 1:1 consultations.
Data Services staff are available to assist you directly. Help desk support is available at the hours below via Zoom:
- Mondays from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
- Tuesdays from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
- Wednesdays from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
- Thursdays from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
We are also available by appointment. Please reach out to us via the Data Services Appointment Request Form.
If users access the help desk in the final few minutes, our team may have to schedule an appointment rather than provide on-the-spot consultation.
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Data Savvy Courses
Data Savvy is a set of self-paced courses delivered through Canvas meant to complement semester-length courses taught at Washington University in St. Louis. These courses do not replace full-term courses.
See the Data Savvy Courses page for more information.
Data Curator in Residence
Data Services’ Data Curation Residency Program equips the resident with deep knowledge of the data sharing and review process. Residents bring their domain expertise and will learn through training, shadowing, and mentorship data curation methods, and apply it in their work.
Our Spring 2023 Resident is Chemistry Subject Librarian Rhiannon Iha.
This talk will provide an overview of the new Data Management and Sharing Policy from the NIH, and resources to…
In this information session, we will walk you through the steps involved in using the DMPTool to write a DMSP.
Join us to learn about the principles of text mining using the HathiTrust Research Center’s computational text analysis tools.