Chapter 5 Welcome to the Tidyverse
In this lesson we will be using a group of packages which are part of what is known as the
tidyverse. These packages include :
readrfor importing data into R
dplyrfor handling common data wrangling tasks for tabular data
tidyrwhich enables you to swiftly convert between different data formats (long vs. wide) for plotting and analysis
lubridatefor working with dates
ggplot2for visualizing data.
For the full list of tidyverse packages and documentation visit tidyverse.org You can install these packages individually, or you can install the entire tidyverse in one go.