Take control of your data: a beginner’s guide to OpenRefine
This interactive workshop provides an introduction to OpenRefine, a free, open-source tool for working with messy data. Through instructor-guided exercises, participants from all disciplines will apply OpenRefine tools and the General Refine Expression Language (GREL) to clean, standardize, and transform spreadsheet data.
Prerequisites: No previous experience with OpenRefine or expression languages is required. Participants must:
- Have a computer (Windows, Mac, Linux operating system) with administrative privileges.
- A web browser
- Install OpenRefine