Python videos | Python Part 16b - Linking to CSV files

Posted by Andy Brown on 05 November 2021


Learn now to use the built-in CSV module to read in and write out CSV files easily, either as plain text or as dictionary items.

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This video has the following accompanying files:

File name Type Description
cats.txt Text file The text file created
Writing CSV files.py Python code How to write to CSV files
Reading CSV files.py Python code How to read in CSV files
Using DictReader.py Python code Using a DictReader
Reading using dictionaries.py Python code Adding CSV rows to a dictionary

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