Data Governance Resources

Data Governance Links

KU IT Security. One stop resource for IT security including information about antivirus, email security, encryption, multi-factor authentication, mobile security, passwords, phishing, security checklist, and travel.

KU Online Advising Tool Guidelines (pdf). This document provides general guidelines for student information security and best practices.

The Data Administration Newsletter. TDAN publication focused on sharing data management approaches, best practices, solutions and technologies to an avid reader-base of managers, practitioners and consultants.

Dataversity.  Dataversity is a digital educational and publishing resource for business and Information Technology (IT) professionals on the uses and management of data.

Higher Education Compliance Alliance. The HECA Compliance Matrix lists key federal laws and regulations governing colleges and universities. It includes a brief summary of each law, applicable reporting deadlines, and links to additional resources.

Higher Education Data Warehousing Forum. The HEDW Forum is a group of colleagues working at colleges and universities that includes technical developers and administrators of data access and reporting systems, data custodians, institutional researchers, and consumers of data representing a variety of internal university audiences.

idata Insights blog. The blog contains useful information on data governance, stewardship and tips and tricks for using the Data Cookbook.

Data Presentation & Visualization

Need to create some charts or graphs for a report or presentation but don't know how to make it look just right? The KU Brand Center offers a collection of style guides, templates, and suggestions to make it easier to display data in a clear and consistent way.