Peace Ossom

Associate Director, NCDS

Classes I Teach

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Digging in with Data: Experiences from a Paid Summer Internship for BIPOC LIS Students In this one-hour session, attendees can hear from former participants of the NCDS summer internship program for data librarianship. Learn about the application and selection process as well as the experience and impact of this program short term and one year after completion.
Fundamentals of Health Data Science Each module will contain readings (e.g., articles, book chapters, videos, website content), a discussion board for learners to answer questions about the materials, and an assignment. Learners will also meet a handful of times with community experts, experienced data science librarians, to discuss the field and class assignments.
Fundamentals of Health Sciences Research Data Management This 9-week course offered in Moodle is designed to provide information professionals working in health sciences with an introduction to research data management. The primary goal of this course is to improve your knowledge and skills in research data management and enable you to add or enhance research data management training and services at your institution.
Love Data Week: All's FAIR in Love and ...Software This session will discuss the importance of biomedical research software, why they should be made reusable, and how this can be achieved by developers and managers of biomedical research software. We will cover the FAIR Principles for Research Software [Findability, Accessibility, Interoperability, and Reuse of digital assets].
Navigating New Norms: Harnessing Generative AI for Library Services and Solutions Libraries are navigating new norms by leveraging generative artificial intelligence to enhance their services and adapt to changing user behaviors and needs. This is a short course of 4 sessions designed to equip librarians with the knowledge and skills needed to automate efforts in advancing analytics, creating content, and answering library users' questions. Register to embark on a journey exploring the nuts and bolts of generative AI, from its foundational concepts to practical applications in library settings.
NCDS 2024 Internship Information Session Attend this session to learn all about the NCDS internship, including steps toward applying, timeline, and more.
NCDS Data Carpentry Workshop NCDS is offering a Data Carpentry workshop on July 24 and 25, 2023 for our NNLM Members to learn about tidy data structure, OpenRefine, and the R coding language.
NIH Data Management and Sharing Policy Overview The NIH Data Management and Sharing Policy requires funded researchers to submit a plan outlining how scientific data from their research will be managed and shared. This session is intended for information professionals who are unfamiliar with this policy and it will review the policy components and how you can prepare to address the policy at your institution. Topics to be covered include the context for the policy, the scope, the various components of the policy, institutional considerations for working with the policy in place, and tools and resources already available to help.
The NIH Generalist Repository Ecosystem Initiative (GREI): Supporting Data Sharing in Generalist Repositories Attend this webinar to hear about the Generalist Repository Ecosystem Initiative (GREI) and the ways in which resources including GREI repositories and best practices can lead to quality data sharing.
The Research Data Services Landscape: How Do You Start and Where Does Your Library Fit In? Are you curious about what this whole data thing entails? Are you interested in starting new research data services at your institution? Have you considered a career in data services? If you answered “yes” to any of those questions, this webinar is for you. We'll discuss how to start and where your library fits in.

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