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OpenRefine for Social Science Data: Instructor Notes

Lesson

This time allotted for the teaching and exercises in lessons one through eight in this episode totals 135 minutes. This does not include time for installing OpenRefine, which could take an extra 10-30 minutes depending on how many different platforms and how many computers need OpenRefine installed.

Setup

There is a separate file for the setup instructions for installing OpenRefine (setup).

The datasets used

The Lessons

Introduction

Working with OpenRefine

Filtering and Sorting

Examining Numbers in OpenRefine

Using scripts

Saving results

Other resources in OpenRefine