Got messy data? Open Refine is a powerful, free open-source software tool for cleaning and transforming data in a way that is easy to reproduce. If you have ever struggled to remember exactly how you modified your data in Excel, give Open Refine a try!
By the end of the class you should be able to:
Prerequisites / Preparation
Please complete the following tasks before coming to class:
Download OpenRefine here: http://openrefine.org/download.html If you are having trouble with the download, you can refer to setup instructions here: https://datacarpentry.org/OpenRefine-ecology-lesson/setup.html or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
Download the 2 class data files from the course website
Ariel Deardorff, Data Services Librarian, UCSF Library
This will be an online class via Zoom conferencing. The zoom link will be sent out a week in advance.
Tuesday, July 16 at 9:30am to 11:00am