Tech-Fika: Introduction to web scraping

  • Date: –16:00
  • Location: Verkstaden Engelska Parken, Hus 4, rum 4-0027
  • Lecturer: Karl Berglund
  • Organiser: Digital Humanities Uppsala
  • Contact person: Matts Lindström
  • Seminarium

Introduction to web scraping

Do you want to learn how to gather digital text data on a larger scale from e.g. repositories, newspapers or social media? This workshop will introduce you to the practices of web scraping along with some hands-on examples. We will depart from the tool


When: Wednesday 1 April, 13.15–16
Where: DH Uppsala, Engelska parken, 4-0027

1. Short introduction to web-scraping
2. Introduction to concrete web-scraping
[Coffee break]
3. Collaborative work

Further questions: