Medical Library Project 130: Promoting Access to Open Health Data

The UVA Claude Moore Health Sciences Library and University of Virginia Library Research Data Services + Sciences will collaborate to build a data catalog that facilitates access to open health data and an educational program that promotes data literacy, encompassing the FAIR Data Principles Findable, Accessible, Interoperable, and Re-usable. The NYU Data Catalog will be deployed and populated with records promoting access to open health data. The data catalog will be available to 133s at the University of Virginia and citizen scientist in the community.

Project Details

Organization Name

University of Virginia

Organization Type
Academic institution
Health sciences library
Project Lead


Start Date
December 1, 2017
End Date
April 30, 2018
Funding Amount
Educator, College & Post-grad
General Public
Health care Provider
Library or Information Professional
Public Health Professional