Past Programs

January 12, 2022 - "Data Labs and the Library"
Online event in Zoom

Join us online for an event sponsored by the ACRL/NEC Research Data Services SIG. This event will feature speakers from the Tufts Data Lab in the Tisch Library (Medford) and in the Hirsh Health Sciences Library (Boston) discussing their experience establishing and running their Data Labs. The talk will highlight collaborating to create the space, skills and tools in the lab, student Lab Assistant support, how librarians are involved or supporting this effort, and incorporating digital humanities support. After the talk we will have a Roundtable discussion where attendees can engage with the content and share their own experiences or aspirations.

January 14, 2021 - "Researcher Perspectives on Open Data & Open Scholarship"
Online event in Zoom.

Join us online for an event sponsored by the ACRL/NEC Research Data Services and Scholarly Communication SIGs. This event will feature a panel of researchers talking about their perspectives on and experiences with open scholarship with an emphasis on sharing data, mentoring students, and open science. The panel will be followed by a roundtable discussion during which attendees can explore their experiences, including opportunities, challenges, and surprises, pleasant or otherwise, engaging with researchers around open scholarship.  

July 14th, 2020 - "So you want to share data in your (institutional*) repository…"
Online event in Zoom.

Join us online for an event sponsored by the ACRL/NEC Research Data Services SIG. This event will feature a morning of data repository do’s, don’ts, and everything in-between on July 14th, 2020, that will include speakers and a roundtable discussion. We will start with a panel of speakers with diverse experiences establishing, administering, and troubleshooting data repositories who will discuss topics ranging from generating administrative and researcher buy-in to cross-departmental collaboration and technical support. This will be followed by a roundtable discussion in which attendees will explore  their experiences with the unique benefits, challenges, and surprises, pleasant or otherwise, of managing data in repositories.

July 26, 2019 - The Library's Use of Data and Issues of Data Ethics
University of Vermont, Billings Library

Join us for an event sponsored by the ACRL/NEC Research Data Services SIG to take place at the University of Vermont in Billings Library.  In the morning the event will feature a presentation focused on the library's use of data with digital learning objects case studies, followed by an afternoon session of broader themes around data ethics and consent.