The only other newer resource that I'd suggest is the book "Pandas for
Everyone" by Daniel Chen

On Wed, Feb 14, 2018 at 12:56 PM Oliver Stueker <
oliver.stueker+...@ace-net.ca> wrote:

> I hope I'm not too late to the party. ;-)
>
>
> The O'Reilly book "Python for Data Analysis" gives really a comprehensive
> tour of what one can do with pandas (and an intro to NumPy).
> I've enjoyed reading it a lot, but make sure to get the second edition if
> you are buying now.
>
>
> The Data Carpentry "Python Ecology" lesson is also a good start. By the
> time I worked through (more than a year ago) it was lacking example
> solutions and at times I wasn't sure how to solve certain problems.  I
> believe those have been solved by now.
>
>
> There are also several tutorials in the Pandas Documentation:
> http://pandas.pydata.org/pandas-docs/stable/tutorials.html
>
> Cheers,
> Oliver
>
> On Tue, Feb 6, 2018 at 1:59 PM, Boushey, Geoffrey <
> geoffrey.bous...@ucsf.edu> wrote:
>
>> The O'Reilly book "Python for Data Analysis" has a chapter specifically on
>> pandas (and uses pandas in other chapters).
>>
>>
>> +1 for the python ecology lesson (data carpentry), I'd probably start
>> there.  The O'Reilly book is a good follow up.
>>
>>
>> - Geoff
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>> *From:* Discuss <discuss-boun...@lists.software-carpentry.org> on behalf
>> of Tracy Teal <tkt...@gmail.com>
>> *Sent:* Tuesday, February 6, 2018 8:39:08 AM
>> *To:* Lagesen, Karin
>> *Cc:* Software Carpentry Discussion
>> *Subject:* Re: [Discuss] looking for good pandas introduction
>>
>> Hi Karin,
>>
>> The Data Carpentry Python Ecology lesson teaches pandas, so could be a
>> good starting place.
>> http://www.datacarpentry.org/python-ecology-lesson/
>>
>> Also, Jake VanderPlas' 'Python Data Science Handbook' has a good chapter
>> on pandas.
>> https://jakevdp.github.io/PythonDataScienceHandbook/
>>
>> It would be great to hear if there were other resources people
>> recommended. They would also be good recommendations for learners for after
>> workshops. There's an issue going to collect ideas.
>> https://github.com/carpentries/conversations/issues/18
>>
>> Best,
>> -Tracy
>>
>> On Tue, Feb 6, 2018 at 7:29 AM, Lagesen, Karin <karin.lage...@gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>
>> Hi!
>>
>> I'm trying to teach myself pandas at the moment, and I'm looking for good
>> (hopefully sort of software carpentry style) tutorials on it. Many of the
>> ones I've seen so far are too dense to really understand what's going on
>> under the hood, and looking stuff up on the pandas site is not too beginner
>> friendly at times.
>>
>> Karin
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