Data Services

Welcome to Data Services at the University of Miami Libraries. We support anything related to data, including training, consultations, and data publishing services.

Quick links

Finding Data

Data Analysis

Biomedical Data

Data Management and DMPs

DOIS, Data Publication and Sharing

Courses and Workshops

ORCID@UM Guide create and use an ORCID iD (Open Researcher and Contributor ID) at the University of Miami

Dr. Cameron Riopelle Cameron Riopelle
Head, Data Services
Abraham Parrish Abraham Parrish
GIS Librarian
Dr. Jorge Quintela Jorge Quintela
GIS / Data Specialist
Dr. Timothy Norris Timothy Norris
Data Scientist
Thilani Samarakoon Thilani Samarakoon
Biomedical Data Librarian
Jason Cohen Jason Cohen
Digital Publishing Specialist

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We provide free consultative and instructional assistance with data throughout the research lifecycle to UM-affiliated patrons.

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The Data Services department of the University of Miami Libraries promotes data literacy on all campuses through education, consultation, and curation. We provide equitable expert advice on the components of the research process (discover, planning, collection, preparation, analysis, publication, and long-term management).


Online Consultations

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Data Services consultations and workshops will be offered remotely through the Academic Year 2020/21.


Online Digital Scholars’ Lab

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are offering our Digital Scholars’ Lab as an online service. To gain access to the online Digital Scholars’ Lab, go to Remote Labs and following the instructions to begin.


Research Data Lifecycle


Multiple Online Workshops Available | Fall 2020

This series of seminars and workshops is designed for students who will be undertaking research in any discipline.

  • Research Data Management
    • Data Management and Research Design
    • File Formats and System Organization for Research
    • Research Data Description and Documentation
    • Research Data Publication: Repositories and Sharing


Data Services at the University of Miami Libraries

Locations: Our services are offered on all three campuses, partnered in collaboration with the Richter Library Learning Commons, the Calder Medical Library, and the RSMAS Library. We welcome patrons of all affiliations with the University of Miami.