New pages on text data mining


Every day, a vast amount of text is generated – from news articles and social media posts to scientific publications and communications. Text Data Mining (TDM) can help to analyse this data statistically to uncover hidden trends and patterns. With easier access to text resources and analysis tools, TDM is becoming increasingly valuable across various research fields.

Considering a TDM project? Our new resources offer a starting point to guide you through the process:

  • General Overview: A brief description of the essential steps involved in a TDM project.
  • Text Data Sources: Information on open and subscription-based providers of textual data, with guidance on how to legally access these resources. 
  • Text Data Mining Tools: A list of relevant packages for R and Python, along with other freely available analysis tools.

Find out more here!

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