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Data Management Training & Resources

USGS Data Management Training Modules

Sponsored by the USGS Community for Data Integration and developed by a cross organizational and agency collaboration, these three Training Modules offer in-depth guidance on many of the topics covered on this Web site.

Screenshots of Training Module PowerPoint presentations

USGS Data Management Resources

The USGS Data Management Web site contains various resources, such as handouts, dictionaries, and the Data Management Association (DAMA) “Data Management Body of Knowledge”, and DAMA Dictionary. The USGS Data Management Resources page contains links to all of these items, located all in one place for easy access.

Future Data Management Training

The Core Science Analytics and Synthesis (CSAS) program, under the USGS Core Science Systems Mission Area, in coordination with the CDI Data Management Working Group, is developing Data Management Training materials that will be tailored to the USGS. A CSAS goal is to sponsor Data Management Training for the USGS on a regular basis. If you are interested in participating in future data management training or workshops, please contact Viv Hutchison ( or Heather Henkel (

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