Getting Started with OpenRefine
OpenRefine (originally Google Refine) is a free, open source tool with powerful features to help you clean and transform your data. Following Data Carpentry’s OpenRefine lesson this introduction to Open Refine will cover:
+ What OpenRefine is and why you should use it
+ OpenRefine’s major features
+ How to launch OpenRefine and create a project
+ How to facet, filter, and sort data
Attendees will need to bring their own laptop in order to fully participate. This is the first part of a two part series.
Please arrive with OpenRefine already installed!
Installation guides and “office hours” for installation assistance will be provided after registration.
Date: Sept. 28, 2017
Location: Mugar Library Estin Room (302)
For more information visit the Data Services website