Extracting Text and Data from Files Using OCR (Optical Character Recognition)
This course offers an introduction to extracting and organizing textual and tabular data using the Optical Character Recognition (OCR) softwares Tesseract and ABBYY FineReader. Use of OCR can significantly cut down on data entry and enables digital analysis of non-digital materials.
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Related LibGuide: Data Management Planning by Vicky Steeves
- Thursday, March 1, 2018
- 12:30pm - 2:00pm
- Bobst Library, Rm. 617, 6th Floor
- Bobst Library