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New Self-Paced Data Science Course Series!

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We are excited to announce our first self-paced course series, R for Everyone, which introduces fundamental computer programming concepts through R. Folks of all backgrounds and experience levels can jump in to get oriented to computer programming. Since it’s self-paced, you can take the course at any time. We designed R for Everyone to enable hands-on learning. The course is delivered directly through the RStudio application, and we included programming exercises, so you can practice … Read more

Tobacco Document Depository Closes, but Access Remains Open at UCSF

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The UCSF Industry Documents Library (IDL) has collected documents from the tobacco industry’s Minnesota Depository and corporate websites for over twenty years. Now, that process is coming to an end. The 2006 federal court order — which required the tobacco companies to make public all documents produced in litigation relating to smoking and health — expired on September 1, 2021. As a result, the industry’s vast warehouse of paper records has closed to the public, … Read more