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Reading Data into R with readr

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In this mini-course, you'll learn several useful features of Hadley Wickham's <code>readr</code> package. First, you'll practice importing and exporting datasets, then learn some more advanced features including functions to help with type conversion.

  1. 1

    Importing data with readr

    This chapter covers all the useful readr functions that read data into R.
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  2. 2

    Parsing data with readr

    Once you have successfully imported your data, you may need to change the type of one or more columns. This chapter shows you how.
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Nick Carchedi

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Nick is a Product Manager at DataCamp. Prior to joining DataCamp, he earned his master's degree at Johns Hopkins Biostatistics and worked as a data scientist for McKinsey. Nick's passion for teaching data science began in graduate school, where he was heavily involved in tutoring fellow students, developing the Johns Hopkins Data Science Specialization, and building the swirl R package.
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