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Google Fusion Tables

Google Fusion Tables is part of the suite of tools offered within Google Drive. This system allow users to combine their own tabular data with other sources and perform all sort of analysis over them. Maps, charts and summaries can be produced easily and shared online (including through an API interface).
This tool can be very useful to perform data quality analysis and quick data visualizations.

February 10th, 2015

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Open Refine / Google Refine

Open Refine is a desktop application that can be used to analyze, transform, annotate and explore tabular data. It proves to be very useful for improving data quality (also known as data cleaning).

February 10th, 2015

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Georeferencing Calculator

This tool enables the user to figure out coordinates and errors based on a named place and offsets, or just to calculate the error if you already have the coordinates for the complete locality description.

November 4th, 2016

News

New Darwin Core spreadsheet templates simplify data preparation and publishing

A new set of pre-configured Microsoft Excel templates for uploading data to an Integrated Publishing Toolkit (IPT) installation are now available. The files can help guide data holders while capturing and formatting simple species checklists, occurrence data and sampling event data.