The SLA Data Caucus, SLA Maryland and Elsevier are pleased to be able to offer a FREE workshop on bibliometrics, analytics, and visualizations.  There is limited seating for this workshop, however, a series of training opportunities will be made available in the future on different topics and at different locations. A special thanks goes to our host, Dept. of Library and Information Science, Catholic University of America.


Where: Catholic University of America, Washington, D.C.

LIS Computer Lab, Rm. 318 Columbus School of Law Building

When:  Saturday, September 24 from 9:00 – 4:00

Description: The need for data analysis services is growing rapidly across a range of academic, medical, and special libraries. Such services cover the full experience leveraging data to provide insight and business intelligence. 

This workshop will provide discussions and hands-on practice related to data acquisition, cleaning, processing, visualization, and communication.  Tools to be taught include OpenRefine and SciVal.  All hardware and software will be provided by Catholic University and Elsevier. 


To register, click here:


For more information about the day’s events and speakers, please see the attached flyer.


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Annette K. Haldeman

Manager, Reference Services

Library and Information Services

Maryland Department of Legislative Services

Office of Policy Analysis