The following video was recorded the Library of Congress on August 8, 2018 and made available online today by LC. It’s available on YouTube and embedded below.
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Workshop Description (via LC Labs)
This workshop introduced attendees to text analysis research and the common methods and tools used in this emerging area of scholarship, with particular attention to the HathiTrust Research Center. It provided a framework for how the library can support text data mining, as well as transferable skills useful for many other areas of digital scholarly inquiry. Topics included: intro to gathering, managing, analyzing, and visualizing textual data; hands-on experience with text analysis tools, including the HTRC’s off-the-shelf algorithms, datasets, and using the command line to run basic text analysis processes
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