Data Scraping: Interaction with APIs with Python

Friday, February 22, 2019
12:30 pm–2:30 pm
Alexander Library


Ryan Womack

This workshop is intended to show how to use Python to interact with third-party APIs for data collection. Different type of APIs with real applications will be introduced. Examples such as Rest API for FRED and Quandl will be discussed. A project regarding interacting with FRED API and merging with historical data will be demonstrated in detail.

 Alexander Library Room 413 (Instructor, Hang Miao)

Alexander Library