Lab 0 - Tools

IMPORTANT This is a supplementary notebook that covers many basics of the tools we will use in the course, but does not explain anything directly related to Geographic Data Science.

Students are encouraged to read it once before getting started with the other notebooks and then keep it as a reference throughout the rest of the course.

TIP: Here you can find a step-by-step tutorial about how to start up the notebook, download files, and access them through the notebook:



Additional materials

If you want to explore further by yourself the contents presented in this tutorial, the following pointers are good places to start:


  1. Downey, A. (2012). Think Python - How to Think Like a Computer Scientist. Green Tea Press.