Tag Archives: datasets

GIS Workshops For Fall

The Sheridan Libraries GIS and Data Services Department is resuming its popular series of workshops, “Getting Acquainted With ArcGIS”! From introductory classes, through design, sharing, data selection, and georeferencing, students learn and share ideas about how to present data in visual … Continue reading

De-identifying human subject data for sharing

JHU Data Management Services will be giving training sessions periodically, starting this spring, in which we offer tips and techniques for preparing human subject data for public access, for both quantitative and qualitative research. More and more funding agencies, publishers, … Continue reading

Baltimore From Above, c. 1937-38

A happy conjunction of a US government crop acreage analysis in the 1930s and Baltimore’s City’s uncommon physical incorporation (surrounded by, but not part of, Baltimore County) has provided The Sheridan Libraries with a useful set of aerial map images … Continue reading

World Bank’s New Open Data Initiative

The World Bank has announced a new open data initiative that will bring global economic and development data to the Web for the world to use. This free site provides easy access to statistics and indicators about development—including the latest World … Continue reading

Locating Data on Baltimore in ICPSR

In order to find secondary survey data on Baltimore in ICPSR, use the general search box (upper right) and enter Baltimore Maryland, as shown above (capitalization does not matter).  Some of the studies you will find via this search include: … Continue reading