A web browser (Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox) is required and we will be using the application and Python libraries listed here:
- Latest Python 3.7* or Python 3.0* (installed)
- The Python libraries required are the following:
- requests, urllib
- bs4 or beautifulsoup4
For setting up or installation refer to Chapter 2, Python and the Web – Using urllib and Requests, Setting things up section.
Code files are available online at GitHub: https://github.com/PacktPublishing/Hands-On-Web-Scraping-with-Python/tree/master/Chapter05.