We teach foundational coding and data science skills to researchers worldwide.

What we do

The Carpentries teach foundational coding, and data science skills to researchers worldwide. Software Carpentry, Data Carpentry, and Library Carpentry workshops are based on our lessons. Workshop hosts, Instructors, and learners must be prepared to follow our Code of Conduct.

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Who we are

We are a diverse, global community of volunteers. Our community includes Instructors, helpers, Trainers, Maintainers, Mentors, community champions, member organisations, supporters, workshop organisers, staff and a whole lot more.

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Get involved

See all the ways you can engage with the Carpentries. Get information about upcoming events such as workshops, meetups, and discussions from our community calendar, or from our twice-monthly newsletter, Carpentry Clippings. Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Slack.

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Upcoming Carpentries Workshops

SWC logo us Rutgers University - Camden
Instructors: Daniel Russo, Heather Ciallella, Liam Sharp, Sunil Shende
Helpers: James Brown, Traci DuBose, adam okulicz-kozaryn
Feb 15 - Feb 16, 2019
SWC logo us Stony Brook University
Instructors: Sheldon McKay, Michael Zingale
Feb 16 - Feb 17, 2019
SWC logo ca Brock University
Instructors: Tim Ribaric, James Desjardins
Helpers: Daniel Brett, John Fink
Feb 21 - Feb 22, 2019
SWC logo gb University Of Manchester
Instructors: Gerard Capes, Ann Gledson
Feb 21 - Feb 22, 2019
SWC logo us IND-UCSF
Instructors: Amanda Everitt
Feb 28 - Mar 1, 2019
SWC logo us University of Michigan
Instructors: Chris Gates, Ry4an Brase
Feb 28 - Mar 1, 2019
DC logo us Wright State University
Instructors: Sarah Supp, Robert Flight
Feb 28 - Mar 1, 2019
DC logo gb Earlham Institute
Instructors: Anthony Etuk, Nicola Soranzo, Alice Minotto
Mar 5 - Mar 6, 2019
SWC logo us University of California, San Francisco
Instructors: Geoffrey Boushey, Byron Smith
Mar 8 - Mar 9, 2019
SWC logo us UCSF
Instructors: Karla Lindquist, Naupaka Zimmerman
Mar 8 - Mar 9, 2019
LC logo ca University of Toronto
Instructors: Rachel Wang
Helpers: Jordan Pedersen, Sarah Gorman, Angel Su, Dominique Glassman
Mar 11 - Mar 12, 2019
DC logo us Carnegie Mellon University
Instructors: Chris Hamm
Mar 12 - Mar 13, 2019
SWC logo us Vanderbilt University
Instructors: Meredith Broadway
Helpers: Elisabeth Shook
Mar 15 - Apr 19, 2019
SWC logo us Stony Brook University
Instructors: Jennifer Shelton, JIANJUN HUA
Mar 16 - Mar 17, 2019
SWC logo us UC Irvine Libraries
Instructors: Danielle Kane, Madelynn Dickerson, Mitchell Brown
Mar 26 - Mar 27, 2019
SWC logo us Claremont McKenna College
Instructors: Jacob Fosso Tande, Timothy Warren
Mar 28 - Mar 29, 2019
SWC logo us Tufts University
Instructors: Kristin Lee, Travis Lilleberg, Kyle Monahan, Lenny Paritsky
Apr 12 - Apr 13, 2019
SWC logo be ELIXIR-Belgium Brussels
Instructors: Malvika Sharan, Stijn Van Hoey, Christof De Bo
Apr 16 - Jul 17, 2019
DC logo be ELIXIR-BE
Instructors: Mateusz Kuzak, Toby Hodges
Helpers: Christof De Bo
May 13 - May 14, 2019
DC logo au AMOS 2019
Instructors: Damien Irving
Jun 10 - Jun 10, 2019
SWC logo au University of Southern Queensland
Instructors: Francis Gacenga, Richard Young
Jun 24 - Jun 25, 2019
SWC logo au University of Southern Queensland
Instructors: Francis Gacenga, Richard Young
Oct 2 - Oct 3, 2019