Resource Library

Browse resources produced by DataSF. You can browse by resource collection or search for a specific resource.


Collections are bundles of related resources. You can search for specific resources above or click into any of the collections below.

Data Coordinator Guidance 7 resources

Resources to aid data coordinators in their duties including the collection and maintenance of dataset inventories for the open data program.

Data Quality 2 resources

Use this guidebook and companion worksheet to follow 3 core steps to support quality data collection.

DataSF Strategic Planning 8 resources

Track our progress against our 3 year plan. Updated quarterly and subject to changes based on need.

DataScienceSF 5 resources

Selection of resources used for managing DataScienceSF service and projects

Getting Started with Stat and Dashboarding 2 resources

Resources and tools for Departments starting a Stat program or at a minimum, setting up basic dashboarding tools.

Managing Personal Data Requests 2 resources

Guide for departments on when and how to provide individuals with their own personal data upon request.

Open Data Metrics 3 resources

Learn how DataSF measures open data.

Open Data Operations and Management 2 resources

Running and scaling open data means investing in processes, tools and people to make it work. Here we include the resources we've developed to document some of our processes and standards.

Open Data Release Toolkit 3 resources

Toolkit to manage risks when publishing data. The Privacy Edition assesses the release of de-identified sensitive or protected datasets on the open data portal. Includes a step-by-step guide and supporting form. The Security Edition is a 4 step process for managing other types of risks (life / safety, property, etc). Includes a worksheet in the appendix.

Power BI 7 resources

This collection consists of documents and resources DataSF has generated to support the adoption of Power BI in CCSF.

Results Based Accountability (RBA) 2 resources

Results Based Accountability (RBA) is a methodology you can use to help manage the performance of your program. It's a set of practices that let you define what you are trying to achieve and how to measure your performance.

Standard: Metadata 4 resources

Our metadata standard (documentation requirements) for data on DataSF.

Standard: Open Data Licensing 3 resources

Research and recommendations by our intern on data licensing for DataSF.