Hands-on Intro to SQL (Structured Query Language)
Date and Time
October 24, 2018
9:00am to 12:00pm
Branner Earth Sciences Library Teaching Corner, Mitchell Earth Sciences Building 2nd floor
Data Management Services, Stanford Libraries, Stanford University Libraries
Do you need to ask complicated questions of your data? Do you need something sophisticated and a spreadsheet just won't do? Then a relational database may be for you.
Join us for a hands-on, interactive introduction to SQL, the language for querying structured data.
Instructor: Dr. Amy Hodge, Stanford Libraries
This workshop will include the following topics:
- importing content into a SQLite database (DB)
- info on relational DBs, DB management systems, and DB design
- basic queries, including unique values and calculations
- building complex queries
- order of execution
- joining, and
- lots more helpful tips
You should bring a laptop to the workshop. Please install DB Browser for SQLite before you come.