Research Consulting

Our expert library staff accept 1:1 consulting appointments to assist you with a wide variety of software, coding, and data issues.

To schedule a consultation:

  1. Check the list of staff below.
  2. Select someone with the expertise you require.
  3. Schedule an appointment using the link provided next to that expert's name.

All consultations will be done via Zoom. Connection information will be provided when you schedule your appointment.

Contact us at with any questions about this service.


Expert: Kim DuranteKim Durante

Metadata Librarian, Geographic and Scientific Metadata
  • Python
  • Unix
  • Git 
  • Data management and Data Management Plans (DMPs)
  • OpenRefine
  • Data cleaning
  • Data sources
  • Data visualization


Expert: Amy HodgeAmy Hodge

Science Data Librarian
  • SQL
  • Data management and Data Management Plans (DMPs)
  • Stanford Digital Repository (SDR)
  • Digital Object Identifiers (DOIs) and how to get one for your work 


Expert: David MedeirosDavid Medeiros

Geospatial Instruction & Reference Specialist
  • GIS
  • Cartography

Schedule a consult with David


Expert: Zac PainterZachary Painter

Engineering Librarian, Research & Teaching Support
  • Unix
  • Git/GitHub/GitLab
  • Data management & Data Management Plans
  • Best practices
  • OpenRefine
  • SQL
  • (some) R
  • (some) Tableau
  • (some) Arduino
  • (some) SPSS


Expert: Linnea ShiehLinnea Shieh

Engineering Librarian, Data & Collections
  • Python
  • Databases and SQL
  • Machine Learning (ML)
  • Shell
  • Git
  • R
  • Data visualization

Schedule a consult with Linnea