OpenRefine Documentation

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Using OpenRefine - The Book

Using OpenRefine by Ruben Verborgh, Max De Wilde offers anyone a great introduction to OpenRefine. Organized by recipes with hands on examples, the book covers the following topics:

  1. Import data in various formats
  2. Explore datasets in a matter of seconds
  3. Apply basic and advanced cell transformations
  4. Deal with cells that contain multiple values
  5. Create instantaneous links between datasets
  6. Filter and partition your data easily with regular expressions
  7. Use named-entity extraction on full-text fields to automatically identify topics
  8. Perform advanced data operations with the General Refine Expression Language

Documentation for Developers