Reminder: Data Purchase Program

The University Library’s Data Purchase Program allows campus researchers to apply for funds (up to $5000) to acquire data for their research.

See the full announcement for information about eligible data sets, selection criteria, and a link to the online application.

Applications can be submitted at any time, but the deadline for first consideration is October 3, 2016. Purchases from this first round of applications will be announced by November 18, 2016.

Funk ACES Data Management Workshop

The Funk ACES Library is again offering a data management workshop this semester. This single 90-minute workshop will cover the main points of the 3-part data management workshop series held in the Main Library. We hope this alternative workshop location and format will be convenient and valuable!

Smart and Simple Data Management DATE & TIME: October 7, 2016 | 1:00-2:30pm LOCATION: Funk ACES Library, Room 509 PRESENTERS: Sarah Williams & Heidi Imker This session aims to provide you with datamanagementbest practices and tools to increase your research efficiencyand impact. Well present a basic introduction to data management using a data management plan framework, hands on activities, and discuss how to find and vet resources for making datapublicly accessible.

For more details and a registration link: http://illinois.edu/calendar/detail/4068?eventId=33240146&calMin=201608&cal=20160822&skinId=7198