Data Support Services

data services

Data Support

The Library offers support for the management, preservation, sharing and visualization of research data. Science librarians can help you acquire and work with science related data such as GIS data and can help facilitate the use of tools for data analysis and visualization.

Data Management

Science librarians can also help you formulate or find resources for your data management plan to meet grant requirements.

The Library hosts Knowledge@UChicago, a digital repository that preserves and shares the scholarly, creative, and administrative assets of the University.  It is available to faculty, students and staff to deposit their scholarly articles and small data sets at this time with plans to expand its capacity in the future. Visit  or its faq page for more information.

Library Guides about Data

Data Management Guide: Resources for managing research data including storage, archiving, and sharing as well as writing data management plans.

Data Repositories Guide: A listing of discipline specific data repositories for finding and sharing data sets.

Geographic Information Systems (GIS): A guide to GIS resources and support at the Library