Metadata Management Tools: Programming with Python and PyMARC

Scheduled Dates

August 20, 2023 10:00 am - 12:00 pm CDT (Register Now)

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Course Description

If you're looking to save time and automate time-consuming processes, Python can help! Python is a programming language that can help make your life easier by automating workflows and metadata management processes. This course will cover how to get started with Python, how to use the basics of the language to write simple scripts, and how to use the the PyMARC library of code to automate library-specific tasks.

* This course is eligible for micro-credentialing (optional) - What is micro-credentialing?

  1. Complete the following courses:
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Learning objectives for this session include
  • Learn how to install Python and related tools
  • Understand basic Python syntax
  • Understand PyMARC and its uses in libraries
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This course consists of two 2-hour sessions.
Emily Nimsakont -