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fr provides fr_tdr, fr_schema, and fr_field objects for implementing frictionless tabular-data-resource standards in R.


Install {fr} from CRAN:


You can install the development version of {fr} from GitHub with:

# install.packages("pak")


Frictionless Standards

Developed by the Open Knowledge Foundation, the frictionless standards are a set of patterns for describing data, including datasets (Data Package), files (Data Resource), and tables (Table Schema). A Data Package is a simple container format used to describe and package a collection of data and metadata, including schemas. These metadata are contained in a specific file (separate from the data file), usually written in JSON or YAML, that describes something specific to each Frictionless Standard: