Stop Copying & Pasting & Start Webscraping with Python
Learn how to extract data and text on websites using ‘web scraping.’ This workshop will provide an introduction on using open source tools to parse and extract information from websites. Basic familiarity with programming concepts and Python syntax is recommended. Participants are encouraged to use the ArcLab Computers and are welcome to contact the instructor for assistance with their own machines via appointment.
- Tuesday, February 7, 2017
- 12:00pm - 1:00pm
- Olin Library, Arc Lab
- Danforth Campus
- Research & Technology Workshop