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Topic Modeling a Corpus

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

Use  "Topic Modeling Tool" to automatically categorize your assigned readings.

Topic modeling is a process of dividing and conquering a collection of texts in order to better understand the collection as a whole. Given a corpora of documents (books, articles, web pages, etc.) from any discipline, topic modeling divides the corpora into sub-corpora, and each sub-corpora will be identified with a theme. This process is sometimes useful for identifying genres, authors, and/or subjects in a body of literature.

This hands-on workshop will demonstrate and facilitate the use of a free Java-based program called Topic Modeling Tool to do this work.

Participants are expected to bring their own computer, and the computer is expected to have Java already installed (which it probably does).

DATE
Tuesday, November 8, 2022
TIME
2:00PM - 3:00PM
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