On Sunday, December 10, 2023, 12:00 - 2:00 AM, Franklin, Colenda, and other Libraries applications may be unavailable due to a necessary system upgrade. Articles+ will be unaffected.

Penn Libraries' Research Data and Digital Scholarship team works with the Penn community in a number of different ways.

Consultation Requests and General Inquiries

To request a consultation about a digital research question, tool, or method, reach out to us at libraryrdds@pobox.upenn.edu or set up an appointment with the team member whose expertise best matches your area of interest.


If you are a Penn faculty or staff member interested in building a digital humanities or digital scholarship project with us, either for your own research purposes, in collaboration with members of the West Philadelphia community, or in a class, please complete our digital project proposal form.

Custom Workshops

If you would like to request a custom workshop in one of the following areas for a class, community, or research group, please complete our workshop request form:

  • data ethics and data privacy
  • data management and data management plans (including funder mandates)
  • data visualization
  • digital exhibit and publication platforms
  • fundamentals of research computing (R, Python, etc.)
  • mapping and GIS
  • natural language processing and machine learning
  • open science, FAIR principles, ORCiD IDs
  • qualitative data analysis (Atlas.ti; NVivo)
  • research communication
  • research sharing
  • text mining and computational text analysis
  • web scraping

Domain of Ones Own

If you are a student interested in a Domain of Ones Own account to create a web portfolio or build an Omeka, Mukurtu, Scalar, or WordPress site, please fill in the account request form.