Introduction to Text Mining in R

  • Registration Closed
  • Jul 16, 2019 (02:00 PM to 04:00 PM)
  • NIH Library Training Room | Online
  • Christopher Belter

Session Description

Many applications in bioinformatics and portfolio analysis involve extracting meaning from large volumes of natural language text. This two-hour session will provide an introduction to some of the tools available for text mining in the R programming language. PArticipants will gain skills to obtain text data via API, process text for analysis, extract frequently occurring terms and term associations, and cluster documents by topic.

Note: this course assumes that you already have a basic understanding of R and RStudio.

This class will be taught by Chris Belter, Informationist, NIH Library.

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