Introduction to R

Key Info
Description - a brief synopsis, abstract or summary of what the learning resource is about: 

Learn the basics of reproducible workflows in R using a USGS ​National Water Information System (NWIS) dataset.

Instructions for accessing the dataset are provided within the tutorial.

Authoring Organization(s) Name: 
U.S. Geological Survey
License - link to legal statement specifying the copyright status of the learning resource: 
Creative Commons 1.0 Universal (Public Domain Dedication)
Access Cost: 
No fee
Primary language(s) in which the learning resource was originally published or made available: 
English
More info about
Keywords - short phrases describing what the learning resource is about: 
Cyberinfrastructure to enable FAIR data principles
Data analysis
R software environment
Re-usable data - FAIR Data Principle
Subject Discipline - subject domain(s) toward which the learning resource is targeted: 
Physical Sciences and Mathematics: Earth Sciences
Published / Broadcast: 
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Publisher - organization credited with publishing or broadcasting the learning resource: 
U.S. Geological Survey
Media Type - designation of the form in which the content of the learning resource is represented, e.g., moving image: 
Interactive Resource - requires a user to take action or make a request in order for the content to be understood, executed or experienced.
Educational Info
Purpose - primary educational reason for which the learning resource was created: 
Instruction - detailed information about aspects or processes related to data management.
Learning Resource Type - category of the learning resource from the point of view of a professional educator: 
Learning Activity - guided or unguided activity engaged in by a learner to acquire skills, concepts, or knowledge that may or may not be defined by a lesson. Examples: data exercises, data recipes.
Target Audience - intended audience for which the learning resource was created: 
Research scientist
Software engineer
Mid-career research scientist
Early-career research scientist
Research faculty
Graduate student
Undergraduate student
Intended time to complete - approximate amount of time the average student will take to complete the learning resource: 
More than 1 hour (but less than 1 day)
Framework - A community-based organization plan or set of steps for education or training: 
FAIR Data Principles
Framework Node: FAIR: 
Re-usable