IS&T Research Computing Boot Camp - Building an R package, Part One

  • Starts: 9:30 am on Tuesday, January 18, 2022
  • Ends: 12:30 pm on Tuesday, January 18, 2022
Prerequisites: This workshop assumes that you are familiar with basic R and the RStudio IDE. This includes topics such as installing packages, assigning variables, and running basic R commands. You will need a recent version of R and RStudio. You can download R from and RStudio from You need to have an account on GitHub Description: In this two-day workshop, you will learn the process for creating an R package from scratch. In addition, we will go over the best practices in building R packages, including how to test that functions execute properly, how to create documentation and examples, and how to add unit tests. Finally, we will cover using GitHub for publishing the new package. Please register for both days of this workshop.
2 Cummington Mall, Room 107
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