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Data Carpentry for Social Science Researchers

A free, two-day workshop in Cortland, NY, sponsored by the New York Data Carpentry Library Consortium.

Data Carpentry’s aim is to teach researchers basic concepts, skills, and tools for working with data so that they can get more done in less time, and with less pain. This workshop teaches data management and analysis for social science research including best practices for data organization in spreadsheets, reproducible data cleaning with OpenRefine, and data analysis and visualization in R.

This workshop teaches data management and analysis for social science research including:

  1. Best practices for data organization in spreadsheets 
  2. Reproducible data cleaning with the application OpenRefine (“a power tool for working with messy data”)
  3. Data analysis and visualization with the programming language R.

There is no fee, and lunch is included. Limited to 40 participants.

Questions? Email: nycarpentries@gmail.com