Tag: analyze text

AntConc is a freely-available desktop corpus search and concordancing program available for Windows, Mac, and Linux.  AntConc is easy to use but offers many powerful functions for analyzing corpora, including concordancing, collocation search, and word frequency, keyword, and n-grams lists. It also, importantly, supports the use of regular expressions in search queries.  Regular expressions enable […]

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March 4, 2021

Prism is a tool for crowdsourced textual analysis and interpretation created the Praxis program at the University of Virginia’s Scholarslab. The platform allows contributors to add color-coded highlights to key terms, concepts, and sections in the text that correspond to pre-defined themes. The work can then be displayed as a visualization, showing this markup in […]

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December 10, 2020

Google Ngram Viewer is an online search tool that charts the yearly frequencies of occurences of search terms in books printed between 1500 and 2019 contained in Google Books. The underlying corpus contains texts printed in English, Chinese (simplified), French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Russian, and Spanish. Also included are some specialized English corpora, such as […]

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September 4, 2020

Voyant (Tools) is an online text comparison, analysis, and reading environment. Voyant offers a wide variety of tools (28 at the moment) for analyzing and visualizing text corpora. Corpus texts can be uploaded to Voyant or pulled from the web. Why Use Voyant? Because Voyant is completely online, students can work directly on their own […]

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September 4, 2020