Chapter 5: I/O

Now that we know how to work with data it's time to learn how to actually import the data from external sources and files into Python. We will see how to load files of different formats, such as txt, csv, mat, and how to create API requests.

1Working with text files

2Text files I/O

3Working with CSV and Excel files

4CSV & Excel files I/O

5Working with MATLAB fles

6Working with JSON files

7API requests

8API requests practice

9Working with pickled files

10Finding local files

11Final check

About this course

This free and interactive course is designed to guide you through the basics of Python programming. The course covers most of the topics to get you started, including the basics of programming, working with packages like NumPy or Pandas for data manipulation, making human-readable plots, and working with data in different formats.

About me

My name is Ruslan Klymentiev and my primary area of specialization is Data Science. I feel passionate about computational modeling, post-rock, and hiking.