A growing collection of interactive learnr tutorials for making African maps.
Online tutorials :
|tutorial name||outline||recommended order|
|intro-to-spatial-r||an introduction to spatial data in R||1|
|get-my-data-in||getting your own spatial data into R||2|
|join-admin||dealing with data referenced by names rather than coordinates||3|
|afrilearnr-crash-course||gallery of plots & code with minimal explanation||4|
|colour-my-map||changing map colours in different map packages|
|data-manipulation||manipulating your data to allow making different maps|
|map-my-study-area||making a simple map to show where a study area is|
If you would like to suggest a tutorial for this collection, or contribute one, please get in touch.
The tutorials are saved as a package that can also be installed and run locally in RStudio.
- Install the package from GitHub from the R console.
# install.packages("remotes") # if not already installed remotes::install_github("afrimapr/afrilearnr")
- Load the package
- In RStudio Click on the Tutorial tab at the top right, choose an afrilearnr tutorial, and click Start Tutorial ?
Alternatively you can start a tutorial by name from the R console :