20th June 2017, 1:30pm to 4:30pm

Cleaning & Exploring your data with Open Refine

  • Organised By: Division of Research
  • Category: Seminars or Workshops

This free course is being offered by UNSW for researchers and research students to utilise Open Refine; a powerful, free tool for exploring, normalising and cleaning datasets, and extending data by accessing the internet through APIs.

In this course you will learn how to:

  • Download, install and run Open Refine
  • Import data from csv, text or online sources and create projects
  • Navigate data using the Open Refine interface
  • Explore data by using facets
  • Clean data using clustering
  • Parse data using GREL syntax
  • Extend data using Application Programming Interfaces (APIs)
  • Export project for use in other applications

The course will be delivered by Intersect and held in Wallace Wurth Computer Lab G16-G17 (map ref C27).

Click here for further information and to register for the waitlist.

Please note: Unfortunately registrations for this session are full.  If you are interested in attending the session we recommend that you click on the registration link to place your details on the waitlist. Individuals who have their details on the waitlist will be given preference to register for the next session of the same course once it is scheduled. 

Additional courses: are being offered by UNSW throughout the year and course overviews are available on the eResearch Training Resources website.

UNSW researchers are also permitted to attend Intersect-run courses at any of the Intersect member institutions or alternatively if you would like to run a dedicated course offered by Intersect for your team please contact: DVR Infrastructure at pvcresin@unsw.edu.au.

Registration Closing Date: 20th June 2017, 1:30pm