Many additional resources are provided by UW-Madison Cores. See the Directory of Resources for Researchers for an up-to-date, navigable compilation.

A partner of Software Carpentry designed to teach basic concepts, skills, and tools for working more effectively with data. Workshops teach researchers to retrieve, view, manipulate, analyze and store their’s and other’s data in an open, reproducible, and domain-specific way.

Coordinates existing resources and expertise around a campus-wide data science strategy.

Connects researchers and resources with each other.

Collaborates to build community, develop new capacities, and pursue new lines of inquiry.

Create, review, and share data management plans that meet institutional and funder requirements. RDS offers guidance on this service.

A cloud-based tool to manage, record, and document research data, efforts, processes, and procedures. UW-Madison provides LabArchives ELN services to faculty, researchers, staff, graduate students, and undergraduate students for performing research activities.

Provides a suite of Google Apps that are available to the UW-Madison community. This includes Drive, Sites (Hosted Websites for Labs or Events), Hangouts, Groups, Contacts, and Google+. These apps facilitate collaboration with other students, staff members, researchers, and faculty members. Google Drive provides unlimited storage with a limit of 5 TB per file. Additional information is available through IT at UW-Madison.

Part of a national consortium of research institutes with the common goal of accelerating discoveries toward better health. Members have access to resources such as biostatistics and biomedical informatics consultations, scientific editing, and community engagement and research services, as well as to the Clinical Research Unit at UW Hospital and Clinics (UWHC) and to discounted laboratory and imaging services. ICTR also provides the data management resources REDCap and OnCore.

Contact ICTR Client Services Staff for more information on their services.

ICTR Members (free membership) primarily from Schools of Medicine and Public Health, Nursing, Veterinary Medicine, Pharmacy, and the College of Engineering

Helps researchers navigate and comply with the public access to publications requirement of most federal awards and an increasing number of private funder grants. The PAS provides consultation, training and direct submission services.

Provides data management plan help, consultations, training and education, and referrals free to UW-Madison faculty, researchers, staff, and graduate students. RDS can help draft a plan to meet NSF and other requirements, review your plans, data workflows, and processes to suggest improvements, or consult on data management.