Importing Modules in Python

Joseph Mellor
10 min readMar 2

In this article, we’ll talk about how to get and use code that other people have written in your own programs and libraries.

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With the core functionality introduced in the previous articles, we can do pretty much anything we want to do. Doing things from scratch, however, takes either a lot of time or a lot of experience.

Joseph Mellor

BS in Physics, Math, and CS with a minor in High-Performance Computing. You can find all my articles at