University of Connecticut

Need help?  Contact us at the Connecticut State Data Center

State funding through the Office of Policy and Management for the Connecticut State Data Center supports data inquiries from municipalities, state/federal agencies, community members and the media. Inquiries from these sources receive priority responses. Inquiries from faculty, students, and other sources received by the Connecticut State Data Center will receive assistance as time, staff and resources allow.

E-mail

ctsdc@uconn.edu

 

Location

Connecticut State Data Center at the
Map and Geographic Information Center – MAGIC
Homer Babbidge Library
369 Fairfield Rd, Unit 1005M
University of Connecticut
Storrs, Connecticut 06269-1005
(860) 486-4589
Map It!

 

Hours

Monday – Friday: In-person assistance by Appointment. To make an appointment email us at ctsdc@uconn.edu
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

Additional hours available by Appointment. To make an appointment email us at ctsdc@uconn.edu

 

Connecticut State Data Center Staff

For questions about Connecticut State Data Center, datasets, U.S. Census data and more contact the Connecticut State Data Center at ctsdc@uconn.edu or via phone at: 860-486-4589. Included below is a complete listing of Connecticut State Data Center staff:

Michael Howser

Michael_HowserDirector of the Connecticut State Data Center
Head of Digital Scholarship & Data Curation
University of Connecticut Libraries

Homer Babbidge Library – Level 4
Phone: (860) 486-4589
E-mail: ctsdc@uconn.edu

 

Steven Batt

Steven_BattAssociate Director of the Connecticut State Data Center
Data Visualization Librarian
University of Connecticut Libraries

Homer Babbidge Library – Level 4
Phone: (860) 486-6128
E-mail: ctsdc@uconn.edu

 

Katharine Johnson

Katharine_JohnsonCensus & Geospatial Data Specialist
PhD candidate in Geography
Connecticut State Data Center

Homer Babbidge Library – Level 4
Phone: (860) 486-4589
E-mail: ctsdc@uconn.edu

 

Xiaojiang Li

Xiaojiang_LiCensus & Geospatial Data Specialist
PhD candidate in Geography
Connecticut State Data Center

Homer Babbidge Library – Level 4
Phone: (860) 486-4589
E-mail: ctsdc@uconn.edu

 

Natalia Vorotyntseva

Natalia VorotyntsevaCensus & Geospatial Data Specialist
PhD candidate in Geography
Connecticut State Data Center

Homer Babbidge Library – Level 4
Phone: (860) 486-4589
E-mail: ctsdc@uconn.edu

Natalia is a PhD Candidate at the Department of Geography. She earned an undergraduate degree in Cartography from St. Petersburg State University, Russia. She received her master’s degree focusing on mapping spatially varying relationships in 2012. Natalia’s research interests include spatial data analysis, quantitative approaches to measure ethnic and racial disparities of population and visualization of geographic data.

Wenjie Wang

Wenjie WangCensus & Geospatial Data Specialist
PhD candidate in Geography
Connecticut State Data Center

Homer Babbidge Library – Level 4
Phone: (860) 486-4589
E-mail: ctsdc@uconn.edu

Wenjie’s research focuses on GIS, land use, and land cover

Weixing Zhang

Weixing_ZhangCensus & Geospatial Data Specialist
PhD candidate in Geography
Connecticut State Data Center

Homer Babbidge Library – Level 4
Phone: (860) 486-4589
E-mail: ctsdc@uconn.edu

 

Alexander Zybrands

Alexander_ZybrandsCensus & Geospatial Data Assistant
Connecticut State Data Center

Homer Babbidge Library – Level 4
Phone: (860) 486-4589
E-mail: ctsdc@uconn.edu

 

Connecticut State Data Center Interns

 

Bidhan Adhikari

Bidhan_AdhikariCensus & Geospatial Data Intern
Connecticut State Data Center

Homer Babbidge Library – Level 4
Phone: (860) 486-4589
E-mail: ctsdc@uconn.edu

Mitchell Gugliotti

Mitchell_GugliottiCensus & Geospatial Data Intern
Connecticut State Data Center

Homer Babbidge Library – Level 4
Phone: (860) 486-4589
E-mail: ctsdc@uconn.edu

Qinglin Hu

Qinglin_HuCensus & Geospatial Data Intern
Connecticut State Data Center

Homer Babbidge Library – Level 4
Phone: (860) 486-4589
E-mail: ctsdc@uconn.edu

Qinglin is a PhD candidate in Geography and his research interests include Economic Geography, GIS application in Environment Issues and Transportation,  and Spatial Data Analysis.

Luke LaRosa

Luke_LaRosaCensus & Geospatial Data Intern
Connecticut State Data Center

Homer Babbidge Library – Level 4
Phone: (860) 486-4589
E-mail: ctsdc@uconn.edu

Luke is a junior at UConn this year and is originally from Montpelier, Vermont. He has majors in urban and community studies as well as geography, and his primary areas of interest are regional planning and public policy.

 

 

Connecticut State Data Center Listserv – CTSDC-L

The Connecticut State Data Center Listserv – CTGIS-L, is an unmoderated listserve. Its purpose is to facilitate communication among Connecticut State Data Center subscribers, announce meeting dates, locations and agendas, and sharing ideas, resources, and datasets to promote data access to Connecticut related data. Any subscriber can use the discussion list to contact all other subscribers. Appropriate uses include:

  • Connecticut related meetings, events, workshops related to data
  • U.S. Census data inquries, resources, and related topics
  • Connecticut related dataset announcements
  • Inquiries about potential collaborative opportunities

    To Join

    - Go to http://listserv.uconn.edu/ctsdc-l.html.

    - Click on the third bulleted link on the page “Join or leave the list (or change settings).” This will open a form where you can supply information to join or to remove yourself from CTSDC-L.

     

    To Post a Message

    Send an email from your e-mail program to:

    CTSDC-L@Listserv.Uconn.Edu

    Questions or comments about CTGIS-L can be sent to ctsdc@uconn.edu