Research Data Services

by Research Data Services – June 5, 2020

The Library provides services, resources, and assistance to those working with data across the research life-cycle.
Read below to see how we can assist with:

We are available for
Data Questions and Project Consultations 

Tell us who you are, what you are working on, and what you need. We will put you in touch with the people who can help.

Ask Us

  • We will respond to your request to the e-mail address you provide.
  • Enter your question or request a consultation.

You may wish to contact a librarian directly. Use this directory to find a librarian assigned to your subject area of research: Contact a Librarian

Librarians are also listed on these Subject Guides

In this Guide:

UC Davis DataLab offers a variety of services to facilitate the application of data science methods and best practices.

DataLab provides training, advice and collaboration services to UC Davis researchers at all stages of their career  including:

  • Developing research questions and proposals
  • Using data science tools
  • Obtaining, accessing and sharing data
  • Cleaning, transforming, and structuring data for analysis
  • Data management, curation, security, and privacy
  • Data analysis via statistical and machine learning and modeling
  • Visualization for exploratory data analysis and presentation of results
  • Geospatial data services: GIS and cartography
  • Computational issues
  • Reproducibility and provenance
  • Other data science education and implementation resources at UC Davis

DataLab hosts free workshops throughout the year on these and other topics to help researchers (students, faculty and academics) obtain technical skills and access methods for elevating data-driven research.

Here are a set of guides to help you Plan, Describe, and Share, Publish  and Preserve your data.

For assistance fill in the Question Form above, or write us at:

Develop a Plan

Describe your Data

Publish, Share, or Preserve your Data

The UC Davis Blaisdell Medical Library (BML) provides support for faculty, staff and students affiliated with UC Davis Health and the Schools of Medicine and Nursing.

Librarians and Health Informaticists are ready to connect people with data resources and tools for health science research.

Students, faculty and staff on the Sacramento health sciences campus looking for support with health informatics, information systems, and health sector research, including strategies to access, manage, and use data assets and software for working with data can contact:

Blaisdell Medical Library





The Computational Research Service

The Computational Research Service, (formerly the Social Science Data Service or SSDS) provides quantitative computing, consulting and data services for the social sciences. As part of the College of Letters and Science, the CRS provides cost effective, specialized resources in support of quantitative social scientists.