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Intro to Unix shell and GitHub class

May 2, 2022 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Stanford Libraries and Software Carpentries will be be teaching an intro to Unix shell and Git next Monday 5/2

Free. Open to Current Stanford Affiliates only. Registration is required, and offered on a first-come first-serve basis. Space is limited, with a waitlist when all slots are full. 

Logging into Google using your Stanford email address and sign-on credentials (you may need to sign out of your personal account first in order to do this), sign up here:

Event Contact/Instructor: 
Zac Painter,, Librarian (Engineering) Mark Piercy, Stanford Research Computing

Course Description: 
This is an introduction for to the most basic, text-based ways to do things with a computer: the Unix command line. We will also cover the basics of Git with a secondary look at GitHub, the near-universal version-control system that is one of basic toolkits of digital scholarship and collaboration. This workshop is a safe space for people of all experience levels, with no question too basic to ask!