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Programming Historian Lesson on the Edinburgh Geoparser

The Programming Historian lesson on Geoparsing Text with the Edinburgh Geoparser was released yesterday. The Programming Historian site provides novice-friendly, peer-reviewed lessons that help humanists acquire skills on using different digital tools and techniques for research or teaching. The lesson … Continue reading

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First Edinburgh Geoparser Workshop at the Digital Day of Ideas

Last week Beatrice Alex held the first workshop on using the Edinburgh Geoparser at the Digital Day of Ideas 2016. This was one in a set of hands-on workshops on using different tools and techniques relevant to Digital Humanities research, including visualisation … Continue reading

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First Release of the Edinburgh Geoparser

The Edinburgh Geoparser (v1.0) has been released under the University of Edinburgh GPL license on Dec. 18th 2015. It can now be used by other researchers in the field of text mining as well as scholars in the humanities and … Continue reading

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