Cleaning Messy Data with OpenRefine
Is your spreadsheet full of inconsistent spellings, strange abbreviations, and/or columns you wish someone had organized differently at the start? Or are you just facing a large dataset and aren't sure how to get your head around it? Learn how to use OpenRefine, a free and open source tool for taming data, and feel like a caster of data magic spells.
Part of the Working with Data Workshop Series
This series will take learners through the process of finding, processing, analyzing, and visualizing a single dataset from beginning to end. However, each individual workshop also stands on its own without prerequisites. Attend one, or attend them all!