Data Services

Center for the Advancement of Digital Scholarship

We aim to support the campus research community by offering assistance in data consultation, location information, documentation, preservation, and visualization.


We offer a variety of services to support the campus research community, including online assistance, face-to-face consulation, and classroom instruction. For assistance with your research endeavors contact the Center for the Advancement of Digital Scholarship to ask a question or schedule an appointment.

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(785) 532-7444
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118 Hale Library
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There are many resources available to help you find data without leaving your office.


Geospatial (GIS) - A guide for finding spatial data

Numeric Resources - A guide for finding freely available data and statistics for all subjects

Maps - A guide for finding maps in Hale Library, online maps, and tools  to create your own maps


Data Management - A guide of the basics of data management

DMP Tool - A free service that helps researchers and institutions to create high-quality data management plans that meet funder requirements.


Archiving and Distribution - A page within the Data Management guide with tips on creating a back up plan

K-REx - K-State's institutional repository

Beocat - K-State's High Performance Computing Cluster


Visualization Tools - Free Tools to help visualize your data

Campus Partners

The Center's partners in data services:

  • Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (ORSP) - Promotes and facilitates the research, education, and outreach missions of Kansas State University. Supporting and administering all activities involving extramurally sponsored programs. ORSP provides a wealth of services to researchers.

  • Beocat - K-State's High Performance Computing Cluster. Access to Beocat is free for researchers on the K-State campus on an as-available, first-come first-served basis

  • Statistics Consulting Lab - Provides help to all K-State faculty, staff, graduate students and undergraduates who are doing research.

  • Geographic Information Systems Spatial Analysis Laboratory (GISSAL) - GISSAL offers a modern computing infrastructure, access to state-of-the-art data visualization tools, and the most powerful GIS, satellite remote sensing, digital mapping, database, and statistical analysis software packages.

Last updated: 01/20/2016