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Love Data Week!Love Data Week (LDW) is an international social media event coordinated by research data specialists, mostly working in academic and research libraries or data archives or centers and hosted by ICPSR.


Love Data Week 2024 is February 12th - 16th.


This year's theme is My Kind of Data.

Data is personal. This year, we are focused on learning about data equity and inclusion, disciplinary communities, and creating a kinder world through data.

Check back for updates as content becomes available!

When it comes to data analysis, I Excel.
I just love data! Data is my favorite!
I was told that I'd be doing fun, data science things.
You want data? Here's your data!
Should I go with my instincts? Or follow the data?
Data... data everywhere...

We want you to participateShare your experiences, learn from others, and find out about new resources. 

  • Follow @shainlibrary on Instagram 
  • Follow #LoveData24 on X (formerly Twitter) to stay up-to-date on the latest international data-related shenanigans.
  • Stop by the Reference Desk to participate in the Love Data Week activities!
  • Check out a webinar or online event that explores a topic related to this year's theme.
  • Take part in some fun & games by adopting a dataset from ICPSR or playing an online game!