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Data Skills Workshop: Cleaning and Preparing Data – OpenRefine

Monday, September 24, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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This workshop will teach you how use the free open source tool, OpenRefine, to get messy data in order.

You will learn how to:

  • Import data
  • Standardize data
  • Filter, split, replace, and extract data
  • Manipulate textual data
  • Understand the ethics of cleaning data

Please bring a laptop for your own use during the workshop with the latest version of Open Refine installed.

Please note: All software installation must be done before the workshop. Please ensure that you followed any account creation or software installation instructions. Out of courtesy to the class we will not be able to troubleshoot software set up during class time.  If you have any issues, please contact the IT Help Desk.

McLaughlin Library, Room 289

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Date:
Monday, September 24, 2018
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Website:
http://cal.lib.uoguelph.ca/event/3459200

Venue

Ontario Canada