Data Help Desk at 2023 AMS Annual Meeting

January 8-12, 2023 – Denver, Colorado


The Open Science and Data Help Desk held at the AMS Annual Meeting is hosted by the AMS Board on Data Stewardship with support from the Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP). Join us in the Exhibit Hall at the AMS Booth (Booth 523) and connect with experts to enhance Earth science research and make data and software more open and FAIR. Follow @EarthDataHelp on Twitter along with #DataHelpDesk #AMS2023.



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Introduction to the American Meteorological Society 2023 Annual Meeting Data Help Desk resource.
Overview of how to select an appropriate data repository to fulfill AMS publications expectations.

One pager describing the NCAR maintained, python based Geoscience Community Analysis Toolkit. Contributor: GeoCAT

Overview of products and services maintained by the National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI). Contributor: NCEI

Learn about the data repository and curation services offered by the Environmental Data Initiative (EDI). Contributor: EDI

Institutional Data Repositories: An Important Option for Complying with Data Sharing Requirements. Contributor: University of Michigan Library

Science gateways allow science & engineering communities to access shared resources. Learn how SGCI serves the science gateway community by sharing experiences & providing services. Contributor: SGCI

Marine Geoscience Data System (MGDS) is a community-trusted data repository for marine geophysical data products and complementary data related to understanding the formation and evolution of the seafloor and sub-seafloor. Contributor: MGDS

Learn how NCEAS conducts transformational science focused on informing solutions that will allow people and nature to thrive. Contributor: NCEAS

Learn basics & tips for use of R, RStudio, and Jupyter Notebooks. Contributor: Shweta Narkar, PhD Student at RPI.

Find learning resources on topics related to research data skills and data management. Contributor: Data Management Training Clearinghouse

The TDS Jupyter Notebook service helps users discover, access, and visualize THREDDS datasets with Python. Contributor: Unidata

A selected list of open science and open data-related town halls and sessions at the AMS 2023 Annual Meeting.

A guide to help graduate students wade through the ocean of data resources learn data management practices to help with various graduate school milestones. Contributor: Ben Roberts-Pierel, Eleanor Davis, and Yuhan Rao

This brochure outlines the services offered by NCAR's Earth Observing Laboratory (EOL) Data Management & Services Facility, include Data Planning, Field Support, Field Catalog Integrated Data Displays, and Data Archival, etc. Contributor: EOL

Overview of products and services maintained by the National Centers for Environmental Prediction (NCEP). Contributor: NCEP

Overview of the National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) Data Stewardship Services. Contributor: NCEI.

The Registry of Open Data on AWS exists to help people discover and share datasets that are available via AWS resources. Contributor: Open Data at AWS

Learn about the data holdings of CCHDO, a public repository for high-quality repeat CTD and bottle data from GO-SHIP and other programs. Contributor: CCHDO

The Arctic Data Center (ADC) helps the research community reproducibly preserve and discover all products of NSF-funded science in the Arctic, including data, metadata, software, and documents. Contributor: ADC

The ERDDAP data server simplifies data discovery, visualization, and download. Contributor: Cara Wilson (NOAA SWFSC) & Dale Robinson (UC Santa Cruz)
AICE: Artificial Intelligence (AI) Solutions for the Arctic & Antarctic Discovery. Contributor: 
CUAHSI's tools and resources improve data accessibility and reproducibility, strength scientific data management, and fulfill data management requirements. Contributor: CUAHSI

Overview of the data management expectations to publish an article in an AMS publication.

Unidata provides data, software tools, and support to enhance Earth System education and research. Contributor: Unidata

A list of data resources provided by the National Center for Environmental Information (NCEI) for the 2021 AMS Data Help Desk. Contributor: NCEI

National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) Overview: Revealing the Past, Interpreting the Present, and Informing the Future. Contributor: NCEI

Geoweaver is a web system for composing & executing full-stack deep learning workflows by taking advantage of online spatial data facilities, high-performance computation platforms, and open-source deep learning libraries. Contributor: Geoweaver

Data Discovery Studio indexes over 1.6 million dataset descriptions from 40+ geoscience data repositories and community contributions. Contributor: Data Discovery Studio

Learn about the US Antarctic Program Data Center (USAP-DC). Contributor: USAP-DC

Brief presentation on how PIDs can help researchers make their data FAIR and themselves better know. Contributor: Knowledge Motifs.

A brief overview of the EarthCube Research Coordination Network (RCN) project, “What about model data?” Determining Best Practices for Preservation and Replicability. Contributor: What About Model Data RCN

DataONE is a community driven program providing access to data across multiple member repositories, supporting enhanced search and discovery of Earth and environmental data. Contributor: DataONE

Figshare is an all-in-one, hosted repository that helps researchers and institutions make research outputs findable and citable. Contributor: Figshare

The USGS Community for Data Integration (CDI) grows the knowledge base in data integration and management in the Earth sciences. Contributor: CDI


A novel element of the 2020 and 2021 EarthCube Annual Meetings was a call for notebooks, which led to over 30 peer-reviewed Jupyter notebooks that encompass an array of geoscience data tools, software, services, and libraries. Each notebook was reviewed by scholars within the geoscience and cyberinfrastructure community. All contributions can be accessed here.