About this Book

This book is a guide to help instructors who are new to AnVIL. It helps these users set up their accounts and start developing content on the AnVIL platform.

This book is part of a series of books for the Genomic Data Science Analysis, Visualization, and Informatics Lab-space (AnVIL) of the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI).

Skills Level

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Novice: no genetics knowledge needed

Programming skills

Novice: no programming experience needed

AnVIL Collection

Additional guides are provided to help you with Workspaces, launch interactive tools, and start working with data. Learn more about AnVIL by visiting https://anvilproject.org or reading the article in Cell Genomics.

Please check out our full collection of AnVIL and related resources: https://hutchdatascience.org/AnVIL_Collection/