February 3, 2021

A free, tutor-supported online learning workshop February 22-25, 2021.

Duration: Monday, February 22 – February, August 25 (4 days)

Time Commitment: Approximately 30 minutes to 1 hour per day, for 4 straight days

Target audience: UW community members engaged in research with data.

Prerequisites: Access to the internet for each of the 4 days identified. A valid UW NetID is also required.


  • This module-based workshop consists of activities and peer discussion forums that will provide tips on constructing an effective data management plan for your data and will provide information on tips and tools to help with your research data needs.
  • By asking students to share experiences, this workshop provides the space and opportunity to reflect on your skills and see how various techniques and tools can help you build your data management plan and most effectively share and preserve your data.

Participation Process

  • This workshop will take place in Canvas over 4 days, with no fixed participation times (asynchronous).
  • Each day corresponds to one online module, including a topic overview, resources, activity, and peer discussion forum.
  • Discussion forums are the workshop’s primary means of ‘assessment,’ so expect to post to forums daily. 
  • You will be guided through the course by a team of friendly librarian tutors, who will answer questions and provide feedback.

How to Join:

  • If interested, please register via this Catalyst link no later than February 19, 2021.
  • Space in the workshop is limited, and participants will be accepted on a first-come-first-served basis. Students who register after capacity is reached may be placed on a waitlist.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Data Services Team.