Want to download lots of info from a website, but copy and paste won’t cut it? This workshop will teach you the basics of web scraping, or extracting text from a website with the programming language Python, and the libraries requests and BeautifulSoup, using web scraping texts from Project Gutenberg as an example.
Tisch Library Mark Lab
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
Data Lab Instructor:
Kyle Monahan,Jake Perl