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This edit-a-thon will emphasize open and ethical tools for working with data, including data wrangling, data analysis, and data visualization. [[User:Rstarry|Rstarry]] ([[User talk:Rstarry|talk]])
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This edit-a-thon will emphasize open and ethical tools for working with data, including data wrangling, data analysis, and data visualization. ~[[User:Rstarry|Rstarry]] ([[User talk:Rstarry|talk]])
 
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Check out the list of [[Meta:Contribute#Data|Data Tools]] to be added, including:
 
Check out the list of [[Meta:Contribute#Data|Data Tools]] to be added, including:
  
 
* Data Wrangling
 
* Data Wrangling
 
 
** [http://openrefine.org/ OpenRefine]: free, open-source, desktop tool for mass data transformation - [https://github.com/OpenRefine/OpenRefine/releases/ OpenRefine source code]
 
** [http://openrefine.org/ OpenRefine]: free, open-source, desktop tool for mass data transformation - [https://github.com/OpenRefine/OpenRefine/releases/ OpenRefine source code]
 
** [https://shancarter.github.io/mr-data-converter/ Mr. Data Converter]: free, open-source, browser tool for turning Excel or CSV data into web data formats like HTML, XML, and JSON - [https://github.com/shancarter/Mr-Data-Converter Mr. Data Converter source code]
 
** [https://shancarter.github.io/mr-data-converter/ Mr. Data Converter]: free, open-source, browser tool for turning Excel or CSV data into web data formats like HTML, XML, and JSON - [https://github.com/shancarter/Mr-Data-Converter Mr. Data Converter source code]
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* Data Analysis
 
* Data Analysis
 
 
** [https://www.r-project.org/ R programming language], [https://www.rstudio.com/ RStudio], and the [https://www.tidyverse.org/ Tidyverse packages]: R is a widely used open-source language with a robust, global community of users and contributors; RStudio is a free, open-source, integrated development environment (IDE) for working with R (note: there is also a commercial version of RStudio with additional features and customer support); the Tidyverse packages are used for data manipulation, exploration, and visualization
 
** [https://www.r-project.org/ R programming language], [https://www.rstudio.com/ RStudio], and the [https://www.tidyverse.org/ Tidyverse packages]: R is a widely used open-source language with a robust, global community of users and contributors; RStudio is a free, open-source, integrated development environment (IDE) for working with R (note: there is also a commercial version of RStudio with additional features and customer support); the Tidyverse packages are used for data manipulation, exploration, and visualization
 
** [https://www.scilab.org/ SciLab]: free, open-source, desktop alternative to MATLAB for statistical analysis and data visualization
 
** [https://www.scilab.org/ SciLab]: free, open-source, desktop alternative to MATLAB for statistical analysis and data visualization
  
 
* Data Visualization
 
* Data Visualization
 
 
** [https://rawgraphs.io/ RAWGraphs]: free, open-source, browser tool for simple data visualization
 
** [https://rawgraphs.io/ RAWGraphs]: free, open-source, browser tool for simple data visualization
 
** [http://timeline.knightlab.com/ TimelineJS]: free, open-source, [https://knightlab.northwestern.edu/ Knight Lab] browser tool for creating interactive timelines (possible ethical issue: requires use of Google sheets)
 
** [http://timeline.knightlab.com/ TimelineJS]: free, open-source, [https://knightlab.northwestern.edu/ Knight Lab] browser tool for creating interactive timelines (possible ethical issue: requires use of Google sheets)
 
** [https://plot.ly/online-chart-maker/ Plotly Chart Studio]: freemium browser-based tool for data visualization; also available as [https://plot.ly/graphing-libraries/ open-source graphing packages] for use with Python, R, JavaScript, and MATLAB
 
** [https://plot.ly/online-chart-maker/ Plotly Chart Studio]: freemium browser-based tool for data visualization; also available as [https://plot.ly/graphing-libraries/ open-source graphing packages] for use with Python, R, JavaScript, and MATLAB
 
** [https://leafletjs.com/ Leaflet]: open-source JavaScript package for creating interactive maps
 
** [https://leafletjs.com/ Leaflet]: open-source JavaScript package for creating interactive maps

Revision as of 13:32, 15 May 2019

This edit-a-thon will emphasize open and ethical tools for working with data, including data wrangling, data analysis, and data visualization. ~Rstarry (talk)
Check out the list of Data Tools to be added, including:

  • Data Analysis
    • R programming language, RStudio, and the Tidyverse packages: R is a widely used open-source language with a robust, global community of users and contributors; RStudio is a free, open-source, integrated development environment (IDE) for working with R (note: there is also a commercial version of RStudio with additional features and customer support); the Tidyverse packages are used for data manipulation, exploration, and visualization
    • SciLab: free, open-source, desktop alternative to MATLAB for statistical analysis and data visualization
  • Data Visualization
    • RAWGraphs: free, open-source, browser tool for simple data visualization
    • TimelineJS: free, open-source, Knight Lab browser tool for creating interactive timelines (possible ethical issue: requires use of Google sheets)
    • Plotly Chart Studio: freemium browser-based tool for data visualization; also available as open-source graphing packages for use with Python, R, JavaScript, and MATLAB
    • Leaflet: open-source JavaScript package for creating interactive maps