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Data ServicesThe Data Science Center provides support in data, mapping and geographic information systems (GIS).
Lux LabWith 3D printers and laser cutters, the Lux Lab serves as a hub for emerging technology at UCLA.
UCLA DataverseDiscover how you can preserve your research for the long term here at UCLA.
UCLA Social Science Data Archive (SSDA)The SSDA houses surveys, lists, opinion polls, administrative records and census data. The research represents a wide range of topics, from political attitudes to social mobility.
DataSquadThis team of students supports data-related projects at UCLA. Schedule a meeting to see how they can help with coding, data visualization and more.
Data Management for the SciencesThis guide provides information on the best practices for management of research data, including links to data.
The DSC can facilitate connections to a number of partners on campus and in the larger data and open science environment.
UCLA Statistical ConsultingUCLA Statistical Counseling provides advice and collaboration on advanced projects while also educating researchers on appropriate methodology and application. Walk-in consultations available.
CarpentriesAs a member of and contact point for the Carpentries at UCLA, the DSC teaches foundational coding and data science skills to researchers worldwide.
Berkeley Initiative for Transparency in the Social Sciences (BITSS)BITSS works to strengthen the integrity of social science research and evidence used for policy-making.
Open Science Framework (OSF)OSF is an open source software project that facilitates open collaboration in science research. Access OSF with your UCLA login ID to connect with your UCLA colleagues.
Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR)ICPSR maintains and provides access to a vast archive of social science data. UCLA is a founding member and continues to contribute to the collections.
The Data Science Center's mission is to foster a welcoming research community by developing data literacy and foundational coding skills through consulting and education. We support researchers throughout the full data life cycle of activities: planning research projects and data management plans; data acquisition, storage, cleaning and usage; analysis; publication; curation; and preservation. Please schedule a consultation(opens in a new tab) with us if you would like our help with any of your data-based projects.