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DataSHIELD tutorials

Free training documentation including tutorials are available for DataSHIELD users and developers on our wiki including:

Supporting your project

Support with Opal and installation of DataSHIELD infrastructure can be accessed via the Obiba support forum

DataSHIELD user support is currently by email (, we will have a new user support forum in the new year.