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Extracting Parts-of-Speech and Named Entities

OPEN TO:
-Faculty -Graduate Students -Postdocs -Staff -Undergraduate Students

Automatically list the nouns, verbs, adjectives, people, places, and things from any text.

Knowing the parts-of-speech (nouns, verbs, adjectives, etc.) associated with a given text enables you to answer questions such as, “what is discussed in this document”, “what do they do”, and “how do they do it”? Knowing the named entities (people, places, organization, dates, times, dollar amounts, etc.) associated with a given text enables you to answer those same questions more thoroughly.

This hands-on workshop will demonstrate and facilitate the use of a locally-developed tool to extract parts-of-speech and named entities from any plain text file. Participants will then learn how to use a free program called OpenRefine to sort and search through the results. Take this workshop, and your “reading” abilities will begin to take on new dimensions.

Please bring your own computer or borrow a laptop from the Circulation desk.

DATE
Thursday, November 10, 2022
TIME
11:00AM - 12:00PM
LOCATION
Navari Family Center for Digital Scholarship // Hesburgh Library 2nd Floor // Consultation Room 247
PRESENTER
Eric Lease Morgan
CATEGORIES
CDS | Text Mining & Analysis Workshops

Registration is required. There are 12 seats available.

Contact Info

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Eric Lease Morgan

Hesburgh Library
131 Hesburgh Library
University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, IN 46556

(574) 631-8604
emorgan@nd.edu
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Center for Digital Scholarship

Hesburgh Library–2nd Floor NE
cds.library.nd.edu
cds@nd.edu

Julie Vecchio
Assistant Director
jvecchio@nd.edu
(574) 631-4900