Text and data mining (TDM) is a process through which large amounts of information can be analysed electronically. This allows researchers to work through far more research content than they would ever be able to do manually. Interested and want to learn more?

Well check out our brief intro video below and then get cracking with the activity!

Video transcript

Thing 19 activity

Blog about Text and Data Mining as a technique. Can you see it as being useful in your research? What do you think about the legal limitations of this kind of research?

Thing 19 learning outcomes

You should understand the benefit of Text and Data Mining in research

You should also understand the limitations of this technique, especially with regards to copyright

You should have reflected on Thing 19 through blogging

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