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Cleaning Untidy Data with OpenRefine

Cleaning Untidy Data with OpenRefine Online

Tired of spending hours and hours cleaning messy data in Excel spreadsheets? Come learn OpenRefine, an easy-to-use, open source tool for data cleaning. OpenRefine (formerly Google Refine) helps you prepare your data for analysis. Quickly and easily transform data, split and merge columns, remove whitespace, and perform many more common data cleaning tasks. With OpenRefine, you can also easily create JSON scripts for repeating series of tasks across multiple datasets.

 

No previous experience is required.

 

Date:
Tuesday, October 29, 2024
Time:
10:00am - 11:30am
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
Campus:
Virtual Workshop
Audience:
  Alumni     Faculty     Pittsburgh community     Staff     Students  
Categories:
  Information & Data Literacy CC     Open Science     Working With Data and Code  
Online:
This is a virtual event. A URL to participate will be sent via a reminder email 24 hours before the event.

Registration is required. There are 297 seats available.

Virtual Workshop Information:

  • The link to join this event will be found in your confirmation email and in the reminder email sent 24 hours before the event. 
  • Please join a few minutes early to ensure that your audio setup is working correctly.
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Workshops and events for Carnegie Mellon University Libraries are open to all, regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, ancestry, belief, veteran status or genetic information. All participants are required to follow the Code of Conduct.

If you require accessibility accommodations, please contact the event organizer.

Organizer(s)

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Sarah Young