Contribute Media
A thank you to everyone who makes this possible: Read More

Dates & Time: pain points, useful libraries, and testing considerations


Date & Time handling in Python has it's ups & downs. In this talk, we will cover:

  • some of the pain points and weaknesses in the Python standard library
  • two libraries I have found helpful: dateutils and arrow
  • best practices for working with timezones
  • best practices for testing code that deals with dates and time


Improve this page