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This guide provides guidance for users interested in doing text and data mining. It includes data sources, support options, and best practices for using content licensed by the University Libraries.

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Text and data mining (TDM) is the use of computer algorithms to detect patterns and trends in large volumes of (often unstructured) text.

This guide provides resources for text and data mining. Here, you'll find:

  • Best Practices for using resources from the University Libraries for TDM.
  • Data Sources for text and data mining, and information about terms of use for using resources from the University Libraries for TDM.
  • Support - contacts for text and data mining assistance and information.



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