IASSIST`s 37th annual conference,will be jointly hosted by the Simon Fraser University Library (SFU) and the University of British Columbia Library (UBC). The theme of this year’s conference is Data Science Professionals: a Global Community of Sharing. Social science benefits from professional practices that enable sharing of data, information, and knowledge with a global community. This theme is intended to stimulate discussions about ways in which sharing data, information, and knowledge can contribute to research and to professional practices that enable scientific progress. Submissions are encouraged that offer improvements for creating, documenting, submitting, describing, disseminating, and preserving scientific research data.