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Digital Humanities: Introductory Text Mining & Analysis Tools

Provides an overview of selected Digital Humanities tools and resources available through Fordham University Libraries.

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Text Annotation

Introductory Tools to Analyze Text

Understanding Research Methods

Basic Web Scraping

caution  Do not attempt to scrape data from library databases or electronic resources where you have paid for an account. Many commercial websites ban web scraping in their Terms of Use/Terms of Service/End User Agreement.

  • Basic web scraping can be done with MS Excel or Google Sheets. Search YouTube for tutorials.
  • Request a meeting with a librarian to talk about data sources, scraping, and specific tools at

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