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Getting Started with OpenRefine

September 21st, 2017

in African Studies Library, Astronomy Library, Music Library, Pickering Educational Resources Library, Science and Engineering Library, Stone Science Library

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)
Time: 12:30-1:30


For more information visit the Data Services website