In this post we introduce Jupyter Notebook as a way to explore data from the DCD Hub.
Note: if you use Anaconda, Jupyter Notebook is likely to be installed already.
You can install Jupyter Notebook with the following commands in the terminal:
python3 -m pip install --upgrade pip python3 -m pip install jupyter
Then, you can start with:
Running this command should redirect you to your favorite web browser and open the Jupyter web interface. Otherwise, a link shows up in the terminal, you can copy/paste it in your web browser.
Downloads this Jupyter example to start exploring the your data (right-click and ‘Save link As…’): jupyter-analysis.ipynb
Back in Jupyter, click on File > Open
Then, click on Upload