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Week Three

Week 3: Data Preparation Tools

Preparing data using open source tools. Traditional and more advanced, statistical data analysis tools will be used.
Readings and Assignments Due:
1. Prepared Data #1 (Transform an instructor supplied data set into an analyzable form using open source tools)
2. Sawyer, S. and Crowston, K. 2004. Information systems in organizations and society: Speculating on the next 25 years of research. Information systems research. 35-52.
3. Chapter 4 of “The Anarchist in the Library: How the Clash Between Freedom and Control is Hacking the Real World and Crashing the System”.

Classroom Activities
New Python Tools with easier path to library installation