Data Services

The Data Services team provides support to Washington University users across campuses, schools, and disciplines.

Core Services

  • Research Data Management
  • Data Curation
  • Data Literacy
  • Data Analysis
  • Data Visualization
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

For all services listed above, we offer help desk support, research guides, resources, and standard workshops.

Customized offerings include tailored workshops, workflow development and review, and 1:1 consultations

Contact Us

You can get in touch with our team for more details and assistance.


Data Services is located in Olin Library Level A room 07, directly under Whispers Cafe.

Help Desk Hours

Tuesday 11am-12pm; Wednesday 3pm-4pm; Thursday 2pm-3pm

Also by appointment; please contact us to schedule help desk assistance.


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Data Services News

Countdown to LOVE DATA WEEK! <3

By j.moore on February 5, 2020

Love Data Week (02/10-02/14) is almost here and we want to remind you of all the great things hap...

Data Services FAQ

By j.moore on January 31, 2020

Q: I’m worried about sharing my data, because no one would be able to understand it but me. What ...

Spring 2020 Events and Workshops

By j.moore on January 30, 2020

Unless otherwise noted, all workshops take place in John M. Olin Library in Instruction Room 2 on...

New Resource: Making Maps

By j.moore on January 30, 2020

Making Maps: A Visual Guide to Map Design for GIS, Third Edition by John Krygier and Denis Wood i...