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Data Discovery and Evaluation in the Social Sciences: Present and Historical

February 14 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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This workshop is being offered virtually on Zoom in conjunction with UC Love Data Week. Advance registration required: https://reservations.library.ucdavis.edu/event/11932115

Description

This presentation focuses on data discovery and evaluation examine’s today’s data landscape by providing an overview of data aggregators, repositories, and government information, as well as tips and tools that can be used to find and evaluate historical data sources. Participants will be introduced to a discovery process that will allow them to think creatively about how data is socially structured and how it can be repurposed for contemporary research.

Instructor

This resource demonstration is led by UC Davis librarian David Michalski and is part of UC Love Data Week.

Details

Date:
February 14
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Organizer

DataLab: Data Science and Informatics (DSI)
Website:
https://datalab.ucdavis.edu

Venue

Zoom