NNLM RD3: Resources for Data-Driven Discovery
The NNLM supports access to biomedical and health information with the goal of making data discoverable, accessible, and citable. NNLM RD3: Resources for Data-Driven Discovery has been developed to foster learning and collaboration in data science. In order to support sharing, curating, and annotating biomedical data, NNLM RD3 serves as a resource for librarians, library students, information professionals, and interested individuals to learn about and discuss: library roles in data science; fundamentals of domain sciences; emerging trends in supporting biomedical research.
Online Data Literacy Course
March 5th - April 27th, 2018
The Engagement Lab at Emerson College is collaborating with the City of Boston to offer a free six-week online course that teaches librarians the basics of data literacy. The course has been designed by Catherine D’Ignazio (Emerson College) and Rahul Bhargava (MIT), internationally recognized leaders in data literacy for public information professionals and developers of the Databasic.io platform. No prior experience with data required!