Category Archives: Data Sets / Data Management

The Library’s Pop-Up Consultation Services

Maybe you’ve researching a health topic but can’t seem to find relevant papers in PubMed and are too busy to make a regular appointment with an export searcher. Or, you’re having trouble using reference management software such as EndNote or … Continue reading

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New UCSF Library Subject Guide on Data Sharing and Data Management

                      Funding bodies increasingly require grant-holders to develop and implement Data Management and Sharing Plans (DMPs). Plans typically state what data will be created and how, and outline the plans … Continue reading

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RefWorks Flow: A Free Document Management Tool

Looking for an alternative to Mendeley and Zotero? You’re a RefWorks user but want a tool that’s better suited to collaboration and document management?  You might want to take a look at RefWorks Flow.             … Continue reading

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Looking for Health and Medical Statistics?

People are often surprised how difficult it can be to find health and medical statistics. Data collection in the United States is a fairly recent activity and it was not until 1956 that Congress enacted legislation to establish the US … Continue reading

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Got Data? Key Data Sets Resources and Upcoming Workshop

Do you need to access data for your research projects or studies? The Library licences many data sets through the Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) data archive. The ICPSR data archive contains more than 500,000 data files from … Continue reading

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