• Time to enroll! Learn GIS at WUSTL

    New to GIS? Please join us in the Introduction to GIS course this fall. You’ll learn and have fun using data to perform analysis and create maps. It’s the first step toward a GIS certificate. For those who have already completed the intro course you can sign up for Advanced GIS, Digital Cartography or Spatial  […]

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  • WU Services for Funder Mandated Data Management Plans (DMP)

    Many funders, including the NSF, DOE, DOD, NIH, and the Gates Foundation, are now requiring the sharing and/or management of data that results from funded research. Services are available through WU Libraries Data & GIS Services to help WU principal investigators with funder mandated data sharing and management plans (DMP’s).​ To assist WU PI’s in […]

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  • Data Archiving & Curation at WU Libraries and Beyond

    Many libraries, including WU, are providing services and support in the area of research data curation. To ensure that data is reusable for the long term a number of treatments and activities must be taken on the data, such as the addition of documentation, metadata, methods, readme files and more. To learn just how libraries […]

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  • GIS Data Library Structure Changes

    The data structure of the WUSTL data library at \\maps.wustl.edu\gispublic was changed during the summer of 2016. A guide to the new and former locations of the datasets can be found at the root level of the gispublic directory (“GISPUBLIC_CrossList.xlsx”). If you have any map documents with existing links to gispublic, the data source must […]

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