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The Data Services Workshop Series is designed to provide faculty and students with training in data management, data visualization and analysis software platforms, and finding data resources.

Getting started with R and RStudio
This workshop will introduce participants to the use of R and RStudio. No prior programming knowledge is required, just a basic understanding of computer files and folders.

Register for the workshop scheduled for 5:30-7 p.m. on Tuesday, September 13 at the Health Sciences Library.
Register for the workshop scheduled for 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, September 14 at the Downtown Library.

Special Topic in R and RStudio: Exploratory Data Analysis with Tidyverse
This workshop will introduce participants to using the Tidyvese package in R to perform tasks such as reading data, analyzing data, and plotting data. Participants should have attended the Getting Started with R and RStudio workshop or have basic knowledge of using R.
Register for the workshop scheduled for 5:30-7 p.m. on Tuesday, September 20 at the Health Sciences Library.
Register for the workshop scheduled for 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, September 21 at the Downtown Library.

Introduction to Research Data Management
This workshop will show you how to manage research data throughout its life cycle: creation, processing, analysis, preservation and reuse. Topics covered include organizing data, using file naming conventions, writing a data management plan, and preparing to share data.
Register for the workshop scheduled for 1-2 p.m. on Tuesday, October 4.

Open Science Licensing Your Dataa
If I submit data from my own experience, can I control how others use it? Can the data be protected by copyright? Why should I openly license my data? In this online workshop, we will explore questions such as these and give suggestions on sharing and reusing data. As well as why open licensing your data can avoid copyright issues for international collaboration.
Register for the workshop scheduled for 2-3 p.m. on Wednesday, October 12.

Writing about data: a scientific writing workshopp
This workshop will explain data writing conventions, including incorporating tables and graphs, using passive voice, and writing successful summaries.
Register for the workshop scheduled for 5:30-7 p.m. on Wednesday, October 12.

Find social science datasets
This workshop will introduce two of the main social science research data repositories: the Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research and the Roper Center for Public Opinion Research.
Register for the workshop scheduled from 4-5 p.m. on Monday, October 10.
Register for the workshop scheduled for 6-7 p.m. on Wednesday, October 26.

Get started with Python for data analysis
This workshop will introduce participants to the use of Python for data analysis. No prior programming knowledge is required, just a basic understanding of computer files and folders.
Register for the workshop scheduled for 3:30-5 p.m. on Friday, September 30.
Register for the workshop scheduled for 5:30-7 p.m. on Thursday, October 6.

Special Topic in Python: Exploratory Data Analysis Using Pandas
This workshop will introduce participants to Python tasks such as reading data, analyzing data, and plotting data. Participants should have completed the Getting Started with Python workshop or have basic knowledge of using Python.
Register for the workshop scheduled for 5:30-7 p.m. on Thursday, October 13.
Register for the workshop scheduled from 3:30 to 5 p.m. on Friday, October 14.

Special topic in Python: scraping Twitter
This workshop will introduce participants to using Python to scrape Twitter. Participants should have completed the Getting Started with Python workshop or have basic knowledge of using Python.
Register for the workshop scheduled for 3:30-5 p.m. on Friday, October 28.

Python Special Topic: Using APIs to Retrieve Government Information
This workshop will introduce participants to the use of Python to bulk collect official publications from the three branches of the federal government from the govINFO resource. Participants should have completed the Getting Started with Python workshop or have basic knowledge of using Python.
Register for the workshop scheduled for 3:30-5 p.m. on Friday, November 4.

Special topic in Python: Text Mining with HathiTrust
In this workshop, participants will learn how to apply moderately advanced text mining analysis approaches using the mined entity datasets generated by the HathiTrust Research Center and apply Python scripts to the data. Participants should have completed the Getting Started with Python workshop or have basic knowledge of using Python.
Register for the workshop scheduled for 3:30-5 p.m. on Friday, November 11.

NIH Data Management and Sharing Policy 2023
The new 2023 NIH Data Management and Sharing Policy will take effect on January 25, 2023. Learn about its impact on applying for and fulfilling NIH grants, and learn about important considerations when creating a data management and sharing plan for your grant application. .
Register for the workshop scheduled for 4-5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 30.

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