A semi-monthly summary of the rOpenSci Newsletter
including software reviews, packages on CRAN, use cases, posts from staff and community, and events. January 6 to February 17, 2020
- On behalf of rOpenSci, thank you to everyone who has contributed their creativity, curiosity, smarts, and time in the last year. Read our Thank You, 2019.
Software Peer Review
3 community-contributed packages passed software peer review.
osfr - R Interface to OSF. Author: Aaron Wolen; Reviewers: Heidi Seibold, Carl Boettiger; Read the Review
Rclean - A Tool for Writing Cleaner, More Transparent Code. Author: Matthew Lau; Reviewers: Will Landau, Clemens Schmid; Read the Review
taxadb - A High-Performance Local Taxonomic Database Interface. Author: Kari Norman; Reviewers: Margaret Siple, Lindsay Platt; Read the Review
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2 new packages from the community and our staff are on CRAN.
On the Blog
From the rOpenSci team
- 49 published works cited or used rOpenSci software (listed in individual newsletters)
- 5 use cases for our packages or resources were posted in our discussion forum Look for lawn, osmdata, pdftools, refsplitr, rnoaa, tabulizer.
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