This workshop will introduce the open source application OpenRefine for cleaning and transforming data into more standard and machine read-able format. OpenRefine is available for Windows, Mac, Linux. You are encouraged to bring in your own laptop for the purpose of practicing on your own device. To move on faster, it's recommended that you download and installed OpenRefine, and download the datasets before the workshop begins.
In case the links above don't work, check the materials here: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/0B0Y4hbT1BFBTcnhqX2R1c2NPNTA
Presenters: Ximin Mi, Business Data Services Librarian, and Tricia Clayton, Collection Services Librarian
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Downtown Campus Library