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May 2018

Library Carpentry (LC) Workshop

May 25 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Library Carpentry is made by librarians, for librarians to help you: * automate repetitive, boring, error-prone tasks * create, maintain and analyse sustainable and reusable data * work effectively with IT and systems colleagues * better understand the use of software in research Library Carpentry introduces you to the fundamentals of computing and provides you with a platform for further self-directed learning. https://calendar.library.ucla.edu/event/4205958 ​## Topics * Data basics * Regular expressions and pattern matching * Files, directories, looping, and pipes/filters…

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Library Carpentry (LC) Workshop

May 24 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Library Carpentry is made by librarians, for librarians to help you: * automate repetitive, boring, error-prone tasks * create, maintain and analyse sustainable and reusable data * work effectively with IT and systems colleagues * better understand the use of software in research Library Carpentry introduces you to the fundamentals of computing and provides you with a platform for further self-directed learning. https://calendar.library.ucla.edu/event/4205958 ​## Topics   * Data basics * Regular expressions and pattern matching * Files, directories, looping, and…

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Data Visualization with ReactJS

May 23 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Using ReactJS to display and share data on the Web. Taught by Hayk Zkaryan (Institute for Digital Research and Education) Event is free. Available only to UCLA students, faculty, staff, and visiting scholars. Go here to RSVP.

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LA Regional GeoSpatial Data Event

May 22 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Introducing Los Angeles Region Imagery Acquisition Consortium (LARIAC) Program at UCLA Recently UCLA became a member of the Los Angeles Region Imagery Acquisition Consortium (LARIAC) Program, which provides access to high-resolution aerial imagery of LA County. Access to LARIAC imagery is an invaluable resource to those conducting research at UCLA, particularly research on Los Angeles County. On May 22, 2018, the LA County Geographic Information Office will be visiting UCLA to introduce the imagery and associated data to the campus community. Learn more about…

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Python for High Performance Computing

May 21 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Python, originally developed as a general-purpose programming language, has gained its popularity in the scientific community in recent years owing to its elegant and easy-to-understand syntax and powerful libraries. Python fully supports both functional and object-oriented programming styles. This class will discuss a number useful features of Python in the context of scientific computing, and introduce a number of supporting packages, including numpy for fast array-based computations, h5py to access HDF5 files, and the use of Python in MPI-style parallel…

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2018 Course Sharing Symposium

May 16 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Learning Lab at Rolfe, 2118 Rolfe Hall
Los Angeles, CA 90095
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The Dean of Humanities with the Center for Digital Humanities invites you to discover a new course delivery model already successfully in use by several Humanities departments. Please join us at our inaugural Course Sharing Symposium on Wednesday May 16th. This Symposium is an opportunity to learn what is happening with course sharing across the UC campuses, and how you might leverage this method to expand learning opportunities for students and enrollment opportunities for your department, and promote lesser taught languages and…

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Databases and Excel

May 16 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

This hands-on session will explore several tools useful in managing research data. The workshop will cover basic and advanced techniques in Microsoft Excel 2016 such as importing and formatting text, tables, PivotTables, conditional formatting, and connecting to external data sources. We will then cover software options for managing more complex datasets while discussing data topics such as relational databases, controlling entries through controlled vocabularies, and local vs online solutions. Taught by Deidre Whitmore  (Cotsen Institute of Archaeology) and (Anthony Caldwell…

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CDH Network and Server Maintenance

May 10 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

CDH Network and Server team is dedicated to ensuring our services are secure and reliable. With that purpose in mind, we regularly perform maintenance monthly.

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Spatial Statistics in STATA

May 9 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Demonstrate how to use spmaps and maps module in STATA. Taught by Christine Wells and Albert Kochaphum (Institute for Digital Research and Education)

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Research Data Management

May 9 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

The focus of this talk is on understanding and applying initial steps to facilitate data management and data reuse. Topics covered will include data management plans, the data life cycle, file management, and metadata. Attendees will get a chance to practice using these approaches. Taught by Bethany Myers (Library)

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