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Digital Research in Humanities and Social Sciences

Text Analysis and Data Mining Resources


"data mining :the process of discovering patterns in large data sets involving methods at the intersection of artificial intelligence, machine learning, statistics and database systems"

"text analytics :a set of linguistic, statistical and machine learning techniques that model and structure the information content of a textual source or sources"



Definitions are taken from the glossary in Gardiner, E & Musto, RG 2015, The digital humanities : a primer for students and scholars, New York, NY Cambridge University Press, retrieved October 7, 2020, from <>.