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Health Studies User Conference 2017, 12 July 2017, London

The annual Health Studies User Conference, organised by the UK Data Service in collaboration with NatCen Social Research, is a full-day conference and is free to attend. The conference will allow users to hear updates from the data producers on key UK cross-sectional health surveys and key UK longitudinal studies with health-related content, including: Health […]

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Family Finance Surveys User Conference 2017, 28 June 2017, London

The annual Family Finance Surveys User Conference, organised by the UK Data Service in collaboration with the Department for Work and Pensions and the Office for National Statistics, is a full-day conference and is free to attend. The programme contains a mixture of papers from data producers and researchers, including presentations based on analysis of […]

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Census Research User Conference 2017, 22 June 2017, London

The Census Research User Conference, organised by the UK Data Service Census Support team in collaboration with the Census Offices, will be held on Thursday 22 June 2017 at the Royal Statistical Society in London. The conference will provide users and data creators with an opportunity to meet and discuss developments in Census research. The […]

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Reimagining Ancillary Materials for Texts and Academic Books

This post complements Janet’s webinar, Texts Plus: Ancillary Materials & Companion Sites, for the Textbook and Academic Authors Association on April 24.  When we write a book for instructional purposes, completing the manuscript is only one step of the process. We also need to develop materials that instructors and students can use to teach and […]

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Conference: Open in Practice: Inspirations, Strategies and Methods for Open Research, University of Reading, 30 March 2017

Louise Corti of the UK Data Archive will be presenting a Parallel session: 50 years of social science data curation at the UK Data Archive: maximising opportunities for data reuse and will be a member of the panel for the concluding panel discussion at the conference Open in Practice: Inspirations, Strategies and Methods for Open Research at the […]

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Licensing Forum: The National Archives, Kew, 21 March 2017

Louise Corti of the UK Data Service will be speaking at the Licensing Forum at the National Archives, Kew on 21 March 2017. For further information: The Licensing Forum: http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/information-management/re-using-public-sector-information/licensing-for-re-use/licensing-forum/ UK Data Service website: https://www.ukdataservice.ac.uk/

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Workshop: Preparing qualitative data for sharing and reuse Information and Library Network (INFLIBNET) Centre, India 6 March 2017

Louise Corti of the UK Data Service is running a workshop on Preparing qualitative data for sharing and reuse at the Information and Library Network (INFLIBNET) Centre. The workshop is aimed at researchers interested or actively engaged in the creation and management of qualitative research data, and will look at the steps required to prepare data for sharing and reuse. The announcement of […]

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UK Data Service Releases 2017 Programme of Regular Introductory Webinars – sign up today

Take a look at the range of free online training webinars we have for 2017. The UK Data Service has released its 2017 programme of regular introductory webinars, which will be held throughout the year. These will introduce different aspects of the Service and explain our key datasets. The webinars are repeated throughout the year […]

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Webinar: Gateway to Global Aging Data Advanced Workshop, 20 October 2016, Online, 14.00 – 15.00

Are you interested in using the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing (ELSA) in conjunction with other international health and retirement studies? The UK Data Service and the Gateway to Global Aging Data are hosting a free webinar on 20 October, which will provide an introduction to the harmonized ELSA dataset and hands-on examples of conducting […]

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Workshop: Introduction to programming, Monday 31 October 2016, University of Manchester

There is more to programming than simply writing lines of code. This free workshop will provide you with a basic set of skills which are aimed at making the coding process more effective, less error prone and more maintainable. This workshop is intended for researchers who are looking to obtain a basic understanding of the […]

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