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Extracting Text and Data from Files Using OCR (Optical Character Recognition)

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.

For an overview of class materials please visit this page.

 

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Date:
Thursday, March 1, 2018
Time:
12:30pm - 2:00pm
Location:
Bobst Library, Rm. 617, 6th Floor
Campus:
Bobst Library
Categories:
  Data Services classes  
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