Free tools for wrangling data

A session at CAR 2012

Thursday 23rd February, 2012

10:00am to 10:50am (CST)

Before you get to enjoy the thrill of finding that smoking-gun pattern in some data for your big project, you have to deal with the drudgery of acquiring and cleaning up the data. Happily, a well-stocked and expanding toolbox of free services and applications exists to help you scrape data from websites, export it from clunky formats like pdf, and clean up messy, unstandardized variables.

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Steve Doig

Arizona State University

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CAR 2012

United States United States, St. Louis

23rd26th February 2012

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Time 10:00am10:50am CST

Date Thu 23rd February 2012


Illinois Central, St. Louis Union Station Marriott

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