Love Data Week 2018

The UCLA Library and the Social Science Data Archive will host a number of events during the International Love Data Week 2018 from February 12th-16th. Love Data Weekis a global campaign designed to raise awareness about data visualization, management, sharing, and preservation.

Please join us to for the following events on data management, data publishing & sharing, and programming. Graduate students, researchers, librarians and data specialists are invited to attend these events to gain hands-on experience, learn about resources, and engage in discussion around researchers’ data needs at different stages in their research process.

To register for these events and find out more, please visit:


  • Data Sharing Bootcamp

    Learn about sharing and getting credit for your research data.

    10:00 – 12:00 p.m., Monday, February 12, 2018

    Young Research Library, West Classroom

    Refreshments will be provided.

  • Data Management: File Organization

    Do you struggle with organizing your data? This workshop teaches practical techniques for organizing your data files.

    Tuesday, February 13, 2018

    3:00pm - 5:00pm

    Data Archive, 1120H Rolfe

  • Data and Donuts

    In celebration of International Love Data Week 2018, let’s get together, eat donuts and tell data stories.

    Wednesday, February 14, 2018

    10:00am - 12:00pm

    Data Archive, 1120H Rolfe

  • Programming Pizza Party (Python/R & Data)

    Learning Python or R? Working with a gnarly dataset? Need dedicated practice time where you can ask questions? Like pizza?

    Thursday, February 15, 2018

    4:00pm - 6:00pm

    Data Archive, 1120H Rolfe

We hope you can come!