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Introduction to TDM: Armstrong Browning Library's Victorian Collection

Introduction to TDM: Armstrong Browning Library's Victorian Collection

Participants will gain hands-on experience mining the thousands of full-text documents, as digitized from the Armstrong Browning Library's Victorian Collection.


This workshop will cover:


1. Exploration of the content and metadata included in The Victorian Collection at Armstrong Browning Library


2. Introduction to Text Data Mining


3. Sneak peek into text processing using Python's pandas module and text enhancements using Python's spaCy module. (Enhancements will include parts of speech tagging, named entity recognition, word lemmas, and stop word identification.)


4. Detailed walk-through of Voyant Tools, a web-based reading and analysis environment for digital texts.


5. Detailed walk-through of AntConc, a freeware corpus analysis toolkit for concordancing and text analysis.

Friday, October 4, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Moody 104 (Active Learning Lab)
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Eileen M. Bentsen


Liaison for English, History, Honors College, Medical Humanities

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Office 254/710/2350

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Laura French


Armstrong Browning Library

710 Speight Avenue

Waco, Texas 76798-7152

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