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Automate the Boring Stuff with Python

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Sweigart, A. (2019) Automate the Boring Stuff with Python. No Starch Press. isbn: 1593279922.

Aimed at novice programmers, and those without a formal computer science background, this book teaches you how to automate parts of your working life. Using python, the reader is first guided through some programming basics, before diving in to practical examples of automation in real-world contexts. Examples include: Automated emails, cleaning files on your machine, converting documents from one format to another, and creating excel sheets.

content categories: programming automation
complexity categories: novice