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Introduction to Data Management for Undergraduate Students: Resources at Illinois

This guide covers the basics and best practices for data management for individuals who are new to the research and data-collecting process.

Research Data Service Workshops

The Research Data Service offers three workshops on data management practices. Full descriptions, dates, and materials can be found on the Research Data Service workshops page. Each of these workshops are available by request for research groups or can be run as a personal consultation. Contact the Research Data Service to request a custom workshop or get more information.

Other Data Management Resources On Campus

We have experts around campus to help you with all your data needs.

Not sure who to contact? Email and we'll connect you with the right person.    


Research Data Service 
DMP reviews and data management workshops


Data Purchase Program

Carissa Phillips, Data Discovery and Business Librarian at Research and Information Services


Data Services for Physical Sciences and Engineering
Chris Wiley, Physics Science Engineering Research Data Service Librarian at Grainger
Peg Burnette, Biomedical Sciences Librarian at Grainger


Digital Humanities, Scholarly Communication and Publishing


Life Sciences Data Services

Susan Braxton, Prairie Research Institute Librarian at Funk ACES
Erin Kerby, Life Sciences Librarian at Funk ACES


Social Sciences, Health and Education Data Services
Yali Feng, Behavioral Science Research Data Librarian at SSHEL


Statistical Consulting
CITL Consultants at the Scholarly Commons


Undergraduate Research
Merinda Hensley, Associate Professor and Digital Scholarship Liaison and Instruction Librarian at the Scholarly Commons

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Research Data Services
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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
1408 W. Gregory Dr. Urbana, IL 61801
(217) 333-2290

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