Category Archives: Classes, Conferences & Webinars

Workshop, UW-Madison, Oct. 8: Tools for Research Data Management

Rebecca J. Holz Series in Research Data Management October 8, 2013, noon-1pm: Tools for Research Data Management Presenters: Jan Cheetham, DoIT Academic Technology; Barry Radler, UW-Madison Institute on Aging; Emily Utzerath, Madison Teaching and Learning Excellence; Cid Frietag, DoIT Academic … Continue reading

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Introduction to GIS Workshop – Friday, Sept 20th

Introduction to GIS Workshop – Friday, Sept 20th Science Hall – Room 380- 4pm to 6pm Instructors:  Jaime Stoltenberg, Map and GIS Data Librarian, Robinson Map Library Karen Tuerk, GIS Certificate Program Manager, Department of Geography Level:  Beginner Cost:  Free … Continue reading

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Webinar: ACS Data for Small Geographic Areas and Population Subgroups, July 10

ACS Data for Small Geographic Areas and Population Subgroups Date: Wednesday July 10, 2013 Time: Noon-1:00pm Central Register online for this webinar The American Community Survey (ACS) provides a continuous stream of updated information for states and local areas, and … Continue reading

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Webinar: Big Data or Statistical Data? Extracting Information about Consumer Prices in the New World

Webinar: Big Data or Statistical Data? Extracting Information about Consumer Prices in the New World Host:  Association for Public Data Users (APDU) Date:  Thu, Jun 27, 2013 Time: noon – 1:00pm Central Register online for this webinar Consumers, economists, and businesses … Continue reading

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VIVO Series at Health Sciences Learning Center, UW-Madison

From the Outreach Committee of Research Data Services, UW-Madison: Join us for a 3 part series on VIVO, an open-source research discovery tool that integrates information about researchers with additional context from their relationships to grants, publications, research facilities, projects, … Continue reading

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Webinar: Resource Center for Minority Data, May 21

RCMD Today – Health data, political data, and so much more!  Date: Tuesday, May 21, 2013 Time: noon – 1:00pm Central Register online for this webinar (space is limited!)  This webinar will introduce or re-introduce users to the Resource Center for Minority … Continue reading

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Webinar: The Legal and Policy Landscape for Research Data, April 25

The Legal and Policy Landscape for Research Data  Date: Thursday, April 25, 2013 Time: 2:00-3:00pm Central Register online for this webinar (space is limited!) Intellectual property and associated policy issues surrounding data sharing, use and reuse can be tricky to understand … Continue reading

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U.S. Census Bureau Spring Webinars

The U.S. Bureau of the Census is offering a series of free webinars between April and June 2013.  From their Training Events page: The U.S. Census Bureau offers workshops and seminars to help increase data users’ awareness, access and understanding … Continue reading

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ICPSR Summer Program Enrollment Open

From the ICPSR News blog: Enrollment in the 2013 ICPSR Summer Program in Quantitative Methods of Social Science Research is now open! The Summer Program has offered a comprehensive curriculum in research design, statistics, data analysis, and social science methodology since its … Continue reading

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ICPSR “Life of a Dataset” Webinar Series

Join ICPSR in January for a webinar series titled “Life of a Dataset.”  This three-part series will describe ICPSR’s data management approach starting with the identification and deposit of data, to processing and cleaning, and finally to building metadata and … Continue reading

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