Step-by-step instructions for Oct. 26 workshop

1. Download and open: https://www.barebones.com/products/textwrangler/download.html

2. Sign up for MyJSTOR: https://www.jstor.org/register
3. Log in to the JSTOR API, and get API key: https://labs.jstor.org/api/docs/
(keep this tab open)

4. Sign up for Airtable: https://airtable.com/signup
5. Copy JSTOR template to your account: https://airtable.com/shriWrNY8wVcWUCLs
(keep this tab open)
6. Get Airtable API keys for that database: https://airtable.com/api
(keep this tab open)

7. Download the Google Drive project files:
Folder
Zipped folder
Google was being very sketchy about serving up the right source files — email me for a copy: jcm10@rice.edu

8. Unzip the folder and put it in ~/Documents

9. Use BBEDit to open all 4 of these files
In airtablekeys.json, insert your airtable keys and save.
In jstorkeys.json, insert your jstor key and save.

10. Under Applications > Utilities
Open the Terminal app and add it to your dock for later use.
Use terminal to make sure you have the right python packages:
$ which requests
If nothing, do
$ sudo pip install requests
and enter your login password
If no pip, do
$ sudo easy_install pip
$ sudo pip install requests
If bad pip install, do
$ sudo easy_install –upgrade pip
$ sudo pip install requests
Then navigate to workshop folder
$ cd ~/Documents/workshop

Good to go! Keep open:
The airtable template (we’ll be filling it in)
The jstor api documentation (we’ll be reading it)
The terminal window (we’ll be using it)

 

Addendum — the full list of canonical works in the matchmaker dataset:
bible-1chronicles
bible-1corinthians
bible-1john
bible-1kings
bible-1peter
bible-1samuel
bible-1thessalonians
bible-1timothy
bible-2chronicles
bible-2corinthians
bible-2john
bible-2kings
bible-2peter
bible-2samuel
bible-2thessalonians
bible-2timothy
bible-3john
bible-acts
bible-amos
bible-colossians
bible-daniel
bible-deuteronomium
bible-ecclesiastes
bible-ephesians
bible-ester
bible-exodus
bible-ezechiel
bible-ezra
bible-galateans
bible-genesis
bible-habakuk
bible-haggia
bible-hebrews
bible-hosea
bible-isaiah
bible-james
bible-jeremia
bible-job
bible-joel
bible-john
bible-jona
bible-joshua
bible-judas
bible-judges
bible-lamentations
bible-leviticus
bible-luke
bible-malachi
bible-marc
bible-matthew
bible-mica
bible-nahum
bible-nehemia
bible-numeri
bible-obadja
bible-philemon
bible-philippians
bible-proverbs
bible-psalms
bible-revelations
bible-romans
bible-ruth
bible-songofsongs
bible-titus
bible-zecharia
bible-zephania
de_doctrina_christiana_part_4
gettysburg_address
mlk_i_have_a_dream
moby_dick
paradise_lost
presidential_speeches
rembrandt
resistance_to_civil_government
sunday_morning
the_divine_comedy
the_waste_land
us_constition
us_constitution
virgil_aeneid
walden
walden_by_para

 

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