Found an issue that moves you and now you need help getting started with open data? Want to dive into the open sourceyness goodness that is CKAN? We feel you. Here are some resources--organizations and activities--to get you on your way so you can help to make LA County even better.
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LA Counts technical resources
Free data analysis and visualization tools
- ArcGIS Online - Getting Started
- D3 Tutorial
- Observable Tutorials
- QGIS - Making A Map
Data tutorials and learning
- California Open Data: Creating Metadata and a Data Dictionary
- BBC Visual and Data Journalism cookbook for R graphics
- Codecademy Data Science
- Coursera The Data Scientist’s Toolbox
- Data Science Masters free self-study curriculum
- LA Times Data Desk Tutorials
- NICAR-LEARN (Free video tutorials)
- Opportunity Insights "Using Big Data to Solve Economic and Social Problems"