Summary and Schedule

This Library Carpentry lesson introduces archivists to working with data. At the conclusion of the lesson you will: be able to explain terms, phrases, and concepts in code or software development; identify and use best practice in data structures; use regular expressions in searches.


This lesson has no prerequisites. Ideally you will need a laptop and an internet connection, though this is not required.

The actual schedule may vary slightly depending on the topics and exercises chosen by the instructor.

  1. Installation instructions for core lessons are included in the [workshop template’s home page][template], so that they are all in one place. The files of core lessons link to the appropriate sections of the [workshop template page][template].

  2. Other lessons’ include full installation instructions organized by OS (following the model of the workshop template home page).