Why Learn Text Analysis?

Why Learn Text Analysis? (for digital humanities)

You may have heard buzz on campus about text analysis, artificial intelligence, or big data. But if you’re a scholar, librarian, student, or staff member who has never used data in their research, it is not obvious why text analysis matters. Many disciplines have eschewed text analysis for decades

What Text Analysis Methods Should I Learn? (for digital humanities)

This introduction explains the various kinds of text analysis for a humanities audience. What are they? Why would you use them? How long will it take to apply them? (The methods presented here are among the most well-known but certainly not exhaustive.) Afterward, you'll be better-prepared to decide how much

Text Analysis Glossary

Application Programming Interface (API) A protocol that defines communication between a client and server, often used to request data. APIs can help retrieve data from remote repositories, anything from weather to Twitter and Facebook. Argument (in Python) An input that is passed into a function. For example, print('Hello World')

What is a Jupyter Notebook?

Jupyter notebooks are documents that contain both executable computer code (in a language like Python or R) and rich explanatory elements (i.e. text, images, videos, links). Jupyter notebooks are very popular for teaching and learning to code because they have significant advantages. Minimal Setup Traditional code editors may require

Why Learn Text Analysis? (for business and data science)

You may have heard buzz in the business world about text analysis, artificial intelligence, or big data. But if you’re skilling up to advance your career or to solve an existing company problem, it is not obvious why text analysis matters. Many businesses operate without data science insights from

What Text Analysis Methods Should I Learn? (for business and data science)

This introduction explains the various kinds of text analysis methods for a business and data science audience. What are they? Why would you use them? How long will it take to apply them? (The methods presented here are among the most well-known but certainly not exhaustive.) Afterward, you'll be better-prepared

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