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Simple Database Construction Using Local Sources of Data

To best understand how information is organized in a database, students need to see firsthand how they are constructed. Construction of three simple databases using a spreadsheet is described here and basic summary statistics are provided for each. Recommendations for building simple databases using a computer spreadsheet and the statistical analysis of its data are given.


D. Timothy Gerber, University of Wisconsin
David M. Reineke, University of Wisconsin

Published by: BioQUEST Curriculum Consortium


User Manuals and Curricular Materials
Gerber D. Timothy, Reineke David M. () Simple Database Construction Using Local Sources of Data. A module of the Biological ESTEEM Collection, published by the BioQUEST Curriculum Consortium. URL: