May 22, 2022

Recorded Webinar (Audio + Slides): An Introduction to Text Mining Government Publications

Earlier this week Julia Frankosky, Government Information Librarian, Michigan State University Libraries, presented a FDLP (Federal Depository Library Program) Academy webinar about text mining government sources.

A recording of the 55 minute presentation is now available online and is free to access.

From the Description:

This webinar provides an introduction to text mining Government publications. Viewers will learn what text mining is and its research value, as well as how to locate Government textual data. Viewers will also become familiar with several freely-available text mining tools.

Direct to Recorded Webinar: “Hitting Pay Dirt – Text Mining Government Sources”

Direct to Webinar Slides and Text Transcript

See Also: More FDLP Webinars

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