Nancy Shin

Outreach and Data Coordinator, Region 5

Classes I Teach

Event Title Summary
Data Literacy for the Busy Librarian This class is intended to cover the fundamentals of data literacy and is geared toward medical, hospital, and academic librarians, but everyone is welcome. This is an online, asynchronous class.
Do No Harm with Data Viz This session will offer a set of starting points on how to apply an equity lens to the way we visualize data.
Genetics 101 This 4 credit-hour online class covers the fundamentals of understanding genetics, specifically the Central Dogma of Molecular Biology.
Increasing Environmental Health Literacy in a Native American Community (or "Guardians of the Living Water") Dr. Vanessa Simonds will share her community-based participatory research, education, and outreach with Apsáalooke (Crow) tribal youth in order to increase their health literacy.

This class is part of the PNC-MLA Health Equity and Diversity Speaker Series.
NNLM Region 5 Listens Session February 15, 2022 - Data for Everyone! A Question & Answer session with Region 5 staff followed by a participatory discussion on a topic of regional interest.
RDM On-demand: Data Curation and Documentation This introductory, four-hour, on-demand course describes the definition, types, and elements of data curation that are most important to document in research data management. Through readings, tutorials, videos, and hands-on scenarios you will learn about types of data, which data elements are important to document, and best-practices for file naming conventions.
Region 5 Library Carpentry Workshop: Spring Session (April 2022) - CANCELLED!!! Region 5 is excited to announce we will be hosting a free online session of Library Carpentry in Spring 2022. This session has 25 spots available.
Region 5 Library Carpentry Workshop: Winter Session (February 2022) Region 5 is excited to announce we will be hosting a free online session of Library Carpentry in Winter 2022. This session has 25 spots available.

Contact Information

206-543-3437