2 thoughts on “Is Excel instructions a library task?

  1. When thinking about giving Excel tutorials and intros, maybe this post from datacarpentry on common spreadsheet errors is worth considering: http://www.datacarpentry.org/spreadsheet-ecology-lesson/02-common-mistakes.html
    As the nice Excel screenshot in your post illustrates, you can do a hell of a job with Excel — but using the data from an Excel spreadsheet for data analytics outside of Excel, making it machine readable, can be pure hell. (Unfortunately, I confess, I live there every single day…)

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