Automated data exploration

Lens is a library for fast data exploration. Lens automatically provides statistics and visualisations on the quality, structure and correlations of your data.

Lens can be accessed from Python by importing the lens library, which comes preinstalled on Faculty servers. See the docs for a tutorial and API documentation.

Faculty also runs Lens on CSV and TSV files uploaded to Datasets. To use this feature, select the file in Datasets and select LENS in the upper right corner. Once the report is generated, you’ll be able to explore the report in the Faculty UI: