CLPGH Summer Reading Data

The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh has released a variety of summer reading data. This page serves as a starting point for my exporation of this data. It will be updated over time with further analysis.

Exploratory Data Analysis

Exploratory data analysis corresponds to the work of investigating a dataset through the use of visualizations and statistical techniques, along with processing and deriving new types of data from existing data.

This phase does not generally seek to answer a specific question, but rather to arrive at an understanding of what questions we can ask given the available data.

Even if we have a particular question in mind, it's good to explore the data as it can not only reveal things we didn't anticipate, but it also helps to prevent us from systemic bias.

My current exploratory work: