Date: Tuesday, October 3, 2023
Time: 1:00pm – 2:00pm
Location: 159 Ellis Library
This workshop will serve as an introduction to uMap, an open source software that lets you create maps with OpenStreetMap layers in minutes and embed them in your site.
For a complete list of library workshops, visit library.missouri.edu/workshops.
Date: Thursday, October 5, 2023
Time: 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Register for online workshop.
Learn about tools available to use when choosing and writing on a dissertation topic. Sample resources covered: ProQuest Dissertation & Theses, MOspace, etc.
For a complete schedule of library workshops, visit library.missouri.edu/workshops.
As part of Disability Culture Month, 12 University of Missouri community members have been recognized for their achievements in advancing accessibility.
The Lee Henson Access Mizzou Awards, named after a former Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) coordinator at MU, honor students, faculty and staff who work to make the university a more inclusive place for people with disabilities. This is the tenth year Mizzou has celebrated the award.
Gabriela Ionita, a student worker in the Digital Media and Innovation Lab, received this award for the work she did on making the library’s web maps more accessible.
Congrats to Gabriela!
“Between the stacks of Ellis Library”
Show Me Mizzou, September 25, 2023
“Five members of MU community recognized for contributions to accessibility”
Columbia Missourian, September 26, 2023
The Data Archives Service at MU Libraries offers assistance to MU faculty, staff and students needing machine-readable datasets for new and original research projects. Through the library’s campus membership in the Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) and the Roper Center for Public Opinion Research, MU affiliates may browse and download any of thousands of datasets on a wide variety of topics. We also help users access the growing number of public use datasets on the internet.
SECTORS WHICH SUPPLY DATA:
EXAMPLES OF DATA SUPPLIERS AND THEIR DATASETS:
WHERE TO START?
MU Libraries Data Archives Service website has links to ICPSR, the Roper Center, and more:
NEED MORE HELP?
Contact Marie Concannon (firstname.lastname@example.org) to schedule a presentation/workshop on how to get data for research projects.