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Learn Python for Data

Resources to learn and use the Open Source Programming Environment Python for Data Science.

Python is an open source programming language that’s easy to learn and a popular starting point for software developers also working with data.. It integrates well with web applications and has very strong library support for almost all common data science tasks.

If you do not otherwise need to program, especially if you are trying to substitute for SPSS, Stata, or SAS, you will likely find it easier to use R., the statistical programming language.

Guides

Other Reference Sources

  • Python Quick Reference (Data School)
    • Jupyter Notebook with a table of contents illustrates basic data types and programming tools

Style Guides

Style Guides