Research Data Guide

Managing research data

What is data and text mining

Text mining is part of the larger concept "data science".  TDM uses natural language processing to explore words and phrases and their use in data or texts. Read more e.g Ignatow, G., & Mihalcea, R. (2018). An introduction to text mining. SAGE Publications, Inc,


Search books  and articles about text and data mining e.g. in Sage Research Methods Online


  • NVivo: qualitative data analysis software
  • TAPoR: research tools for studying texts
  • Voyant:  a web-based reading and analysis environment for digital texts