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This is part two of a two-part series. Excel for Technical Services: Introductory is the companion to this webinar.
This is the second session in a two-part series on features of Excel that can make data easier to both read and analyze. The presenter will walk through each step using a report generated from the ILS. The second, intermediate to advanced, session will show ways to transform data for analysis, including: importing fields from one spreadsheet into another, finding duplicates, splitting columns that have multiple values, and using conditional formatting to help visualize data.
At the end of this webinar, attendees will be able to:
- Use formulas to do basic arithmetic in Excel
- Import data from one spreadsheet into another
- Use conditional formatting to find duplicates or outlier values, and to create simple data visualizations
- Split cells that contain multiple values, e.g., multiple ISBNs
Who Should Attend
People in the library who use Excel for analysis.
Karen Kohn is Collections Analysis Librarian at Temple University in Philadelphia, PA and the author of Collection Evaluation in Academic Libraries: A Practical Guide for Librarians (Rowman & Littlefield, 2015). She has published articles in College & Research Libraries, Journal of Academic Librarianship, Journal of Documentation, and Collection Management and presented at the Charleston Library Conference and the Acquisitions Institute at Timberline Lodge. In January 2020 she will be teaching the online course Introduction to Collection Analysis through Library Juice Academy. She has an MLS from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and an MA in Sociology from Temple University.
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