Past Events

  • 2022 Mar 16

    Online Workshop: Free, Online Tools for Visualizing Public Health Data

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Online - Zoom

    Spring 2022 Research Data Management Seminar Series

    In this hands-on workshop, Jess Cohen-Tanugi will guide you through an exploration of the capabilities of several free online tools that allow you to make unconventional data visualizations from public health datasets. After this workshop, you'll understand some advantages and limitations of using free online visualization tools like Flourish, Datawrapper, and Google Data Studio.

    Instructor: Jess Cohen-Tanugi, Visualization Specialist, Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences,...

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  • 2022 Mar 11

    Introduction to Data Visualization With Tableau

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Online - Zoom

    In this hour-long, hands-on workshop you'll use a sample dataset to create several different types of visualization using Tableau. You'll also learn how to combine graphs together to create interactive dashboards.

    Interested in this workshop but can't make this time? Email jessica_cohen-tanugi@harvard.edu to request another session.

    Register

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  • 2022 Feb 23

    Online Workshop: Reproducible Research with the Open Science Framework

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Online - Zoom

    Winter 2022 Research Data Management Seminar Series

    The Open Science Framework (OSF) is a free, open-source project management tool to help scholars manage their workflow, organize their materials, and share all or part of a project with the broader research community. The tool connects to many other tools researchers often use such as GitHub, Dropbox, ORCID, Zotero, Dataverse, and many more.

    This virtual workshop will provide a foundation for incorporating reproducible, transparent practices into your current workflows. First, we will demonstrate...

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  • 2022 Feb 18

    Data + Donuts // Jeremy Ney on data visualizations of U.S. inequality

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Online - Zoom

    Harvard Library Love Data Week 2022

    Data + Donuts is a learning and discussion group that offers a welcoming space to engage critically with issues of data and society. Since Fall 2018, HKS Library & Knowledge Services has hosted semi-monthly events that feature data researchers and practitioners facilitating conversations around their area of expertise.

    At this session of Data + Donuts, Jeremy will speak about his data visualization newsletter...

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  • 2022 Feb 17

    Salt Prints Initiative at Harvard

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Online - Zoom

    Harvard Library Love Data Week 2022

    Join us on Thursday, February 17th at 12pm EST to learn about the Weissman Preservation Center’s (WPC) university-wide project to preserve and enhance access to salt prints at Harvard. Salt prints represent the result of the first negative-to-positive photographic technique, introduced by Englishman William Henry Fox Talbot in 1839. Collections of salt prints found in libraries, archives, and museums across Harvard University include some of the earliest photographic images created, and they represent a seminal chapter in the...

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  • 2022 Feb 16

    Introduction to Data Visualization With Tableau

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Online - Zoom

    Harvard Library Love Data Week 2022

    In this hour-long, hands-on workshop you'll use a sample dataset to create several different types of visualization using Tableau. You'll also learn how to combine graphs together to create interactive dashboards. 

    Interested in this workshop but can't make this time? Explore Harvard Library Visualization Support to find additional upcoming visualization...

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  • 2022 Feb 15

    From catalogs to CURIOSity

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Online - Zoom

    Harvard Library Love Data Week 2022

    Ever wondered what LibraryCloud is and how it is used? 

    Come learn how Harvard Library uses LibraryCloud to support digital collections work. LibraryCloud is a metadata hub that provides open access to metadata from our source catalogs and digital repository. We'll explain how we used and enhanced...

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  • 2022 Feb 14

    Loving your data in RSpace

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Online - Zoom

    Harvard Library Love Data Week 2022

    RSpace (ResearchSpace) is an electronic lab notebook (ELN) that is also a multi-faceted research tool, which you can access easily and securely through a web browser. Show your data love by keeping it organized, documented, and searchable in RSpace, and streamline your workflows all in one place!

    To kick off Love Data Week, this session will feature a demo of the RSpace platform, including:

    • Integrations with DMPTool, protocols.io,...
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  • 2022 Feb 09

    Online Short-Seminar: Introduction to ELNs and the Open Science Framework

    12:00pm to 12:30pm

    Location: 

    Online - Zoom

    Winter 2022 Research Data Management Seminar Series

    Where did I put that piece of paper? When did I do that experiment? Where did I save that data file? If you frequently find yourself searching for a critical piece of information you jotted down as you performed your experiment, trying to remember when you did what, or scouring your hard drive to find the right file, it may be time to revisit how you keep your research notes.

    There are multiple tools available to help you document your work and progress. This quick virtual tutorial will introduce good...

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  • 2022 Jan 26

    Online Workshop: Managing Research Data Efficiently

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Online - Zoom

    Winter 2022 Research Data Management Seminar Series

    Research Data Management (RDM) is essential for responsible research and planning should begin early. Your well-organized and documented data will meet funding agency requirements, be preserved, discoverable and reproducible. 

    This virtual session will dive into recommended practices for managing research data and provide resources to help you apply those practices efficiently. 

    InstructorsJulie Goldman,...

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