In this October edition of OpenRefine news: we have listed the latest tutorials and documentation published. Looking for events to attends in November? There is five OpenRefine events happening in the coming weeks.
Tutorials and Articles
Brief tutorial from @church on adding unique identifiers with leading zeroes in OpenRefine. Sometimes you may want to add unique identifiers (UIDs) to your data in OpenRefine (eg. migrating the data into a Database Management System (DBMS) like Access or Filemaker). This is a basic guideline of how to go about doing that step by step.
Good video here shows how Using OpenRefine to process data from the Past Perfect records using the MADE authority.
Among the several workshop on OpenRefine that happened through October, Rob Davidson presented at #COMBINE15.
At #odcamp Day 2, among session on health care and dataviz, one on using OpenRefine to generate RDF. Thank you Marc Barto. for sharing
Toronto OpenRefine is having a Meet-Up this up and coming month, Nov 17th How OpenRefine can help your next data projects? With user showcase make sure you don’t miss out on this and sign up, guest speakers Bianca Wylie and Heerbod Etemadi already confirmed.
Metadata tools, working with MarcEdit and OpenRefine Workshop Friday 20th Nov in Birmingham.
How to automate the administration of PPC campaigns using OpenRefine Thursday November 26th Brno, Czech Republic.
OpenRefine Workshop in Gent (Belgium) Friday 4th Dec.