Our hope is that
tidyextractors will expand to include numerous new data sources. If there is a particular kind of data you are interested in extracting, or which to contribute to the package, please contact Joel Becker (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Jillian Anderson (email@example.com) and we will respond ASAP.
Creating an Extractor¶
Contributing a new extractor is relatively simple. Broadly speaking, you need to create a submodule with an extractor class inheriting from
BaseExtractor. To create this class (e.g.
NewExtractor) you need to do the following:
- Define a
NewExtractor._extractmethod, which should extract data and assign it to
NewExtractor._data. This method will be called by
- Create a method to return each data format (e.g.