This Library Carpentry lesson introduces librarians and others to working with data. At the conclusion of the lesson you will: define terms, phrases, and concepts in software development and data science; identify and use best practices 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.
|Setup||Download files required for the lesson|
|00:00||1. Introduction to Library Carpentry||What do librarians gain from code?|
|00:15||2. Jargon Busting||What terms, phrases, or ideas around code or software development have you come across and perhaps feel you should know better?|
|01:00||3. Foundations||What best practices and generic skills can be used to successfully use and create library related programs?|
|01:45||4. Regular Expressions||How can you imagine using regular expressions in your work?|
|02:30||5. Introduction to Data - Multiple Choice Quiz||What does Fr[ea]nc[eh] match?|
|03:00||6. Introduction to Data - Multiple Choice Quiz (answers)"||What does Fr[ea]nc[eh] match?|
The actual schedule may vary slightly depending on the topics and exercises chosen by the instructor.