Cornell Data Services offers consultations, workshops, and training year-round. Our range of policy, disciplinary and information technology experts can provide assistance with a variety of data topics, tools, and software to meet your research needs.

Spring 2024: Data & Donuts

Become a better data steward with Cornell Data Services! Join us for a weekly informal discussion series to work our way through the data lifecycle over donuts. From the planning stages of a research project, through closeout and data archiving, we will discuss best practices and point to resources on campus and beyond. There will be time for open conversation, questions, skill-building, and troubleshooting. Learn more and register.

Training and workshops from affiliate units

Many more workshops are offered on campus, and we can’t list them all – contact us at to let us help you find the workshop you need!

Customized training

We can also work with you to provide customized training for a class, project team, or department. Our consultants can facilitate a workshop or in-class instruction session on a variety of data topics, tools, and software to meet your research needs. Past offerings include:

  • Keeping a Lab Notebook
  • Writing a Data Management & Sharing Plan
  • Getting Started with Open Science Framework (OSF)
  • How to Share and Publish Your Data

Free online training

The Cornell community gets free, unlimited access to LinkedIn Learning’s online library of high-quality training videos featuring the latest software, creative, and business skills — over 11,000 online courses designed for all experience levels. Learn more.