Chapter 21

Ten Essential Data Resources


Bullet Finding a good starting point

Bullet Obtaining essential learning materials

Bullet Tracking authoritative sources

Bullet Getting the developer resource you need

In reading this book, you discover quite a lot about data science and Python. Before your head explodes from all the new knowledge you gain, it’s important to realize that this book is really just the tip of the iceberg. Yes, there really is more information available out there, and that’s what this chapter is all about. The following sections introduce you to a wealth of data science resource collections that you really need to make the best use of your new knowledge.

In this case, a resource collection is simply a listing of really cool links with some text to tell you why they’re so great. In some cases, you gain access to articles about data science; in other cases, you’re exposed to new tools. In fact, data science is such a huge topic that you could easily find more resources than those discussed here, but the following sections provide a good place to start.

As with anything else ...

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