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Physics: Data

Data Sources

Sources of data and statistics are increasingly available from researchers, government organizations, publishers, and other groups.  Below are a sample of data resources.  If you would like help finding data, contact your librarian.

Data Tools and Resources

  • Data Management Planning (DMP) Tool- Web site that helps you create, plan, and share data management plans
  • re3data- the Registry of Research Data Repositories can help you find a place for your data, and find data sets
  • Open Data Stack Exchange- Question and answer site for developers and researchers interested in open data
  • Figshare- Open repository for data outputs that is fully searchable and citable
  • GitHub- Repository for programmers using Git, an open source version control system

Summer 2023: Major System Updates

You'll notice some changes as we work.
  • New Library Catalog: try it out and tell us what you think
  • Prospector will be unavailable from May 19 through Spring 2024. 

Full details on our library services platform migration project & timeline.

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Laboratory for Interdisciplinary Statistical Analysis


LISA statistical collaborators can help design experiments, studies, and surveys; collect, analyze, and plot data; run statistical software; interpret results; and develop strategies to communicate statistical concepts and results to non-statisticians.