R 3: Gathering and cleaning data in R (repeat session)

  • Event: 2018 CAR Conference
  • Speaker: Larry Fenn of The Associated Press
  • Date/Time: Saturday, Mar. 10 at 4:45pm
  • Location: Sheffield
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Learn how to use R to scrape data from web pages, access APIs and transform the results into usable data. This session will also focus on how to clean and structure the data you've gathered in preparation for analysis using tidyverse packages.

This session is good for: People who have used R and have a basic understanding of how to retrieve data from APIs.

Speaker Bios

  • Larry Fenn is a data journalist at the Associated Press. His background is in mathematics and statistics. @larry_fenn

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