Pacific Northwest Programs
The National Network of Libraries of Medicine’s Pacific Northwest Region (PNR) conducted a Needs Assessment in April/May 2017, focusing on respondents’ responses to questions about which types of assistance and programs related to data would be the most useful. Read the full report...
2017 Proposals Funded by the PNR
Past Classes - Recordings Available
PNR Rendezvous: Data Education Resources for Anyone, Anywhere
A look at the development of freely available, online Open Educational Resources (OERs) that cover various topics in data science by a research team at Oregon Health & Science University.
A Rendez-vous with Data
Three librarians share their experiences developing and providing unique data services in academic medical settings: Erin Foster from Indiana University School of Medicine, Ruth Lily Medical Library; Ariel Deardorff from the UCSF Library; and Kevin Read from the NYU Health Sciences Library.
Jevin West, Assistant Professor at the University of Washington's iSchool, discusses common pitfalls around information visualization, examing different ways that information can be misrepresented with figures and graphs. The discussion builds upon several lectures given in his Calling BS class at the UW.
Data Management LibGuides
There are a growing number of national and international data management resources for both librarians and researchers available online. Below is a list of the data management website pages and library guides provided by several of our regional members. It you don't see yours here, please let us know!
Oregon Health and Sciences University, Data (link is external)
Oregon State University, Research Data Services (link is external)
Portland State University, Manage Your Research Data (link is external)
University of Oregon, Research Data Management (link is external)
Willamette University, Data Management (link is external)
University of Puget Sound, Data Management Plans (link is external)
University of Washington, Data Resources (link is external)
University of Washington, Data Resources in the Health Sciences (link is external)
Washington State University, Data Management Plans