DataRescueNHV: Save government data on March 4th!

March 1, 2017

Help preserve federal government data! DataRescue New Haven @ Yale is an effort to identify, download, and preserve federal research data to ensure ongoing access by scholars, policymakers, journalists, and the public.

We hope you’ll join our group of scientists, researchers, librarians, archivists, and students on Saturday, March 4, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. in the 17 Hillhouse TEAL classroom. Bring a laptop; we’ll provide snacks and lunch.

For more information about the event and to register, visit There are many ways to contribute to a DataRescue event–technical skills are not required! We’re looking for Internet searchers and social media mavens, as well as programmers, metadata specialists, and subject domain experts. 

DataRescue New Haven @ Yale is sponsored by the Yale University Library, the Yale Law School’s Lilian Goldman Law Library, the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, and the Yale Institution for Social & Policy Studies, with support from the Office of the Deputy Provost for Research.