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Juxta

Juxta is a free, open source tool for comparing and collating texts, originally intended for comparing multiple versions of the same text. It offers several views and visualization options, including histograms and side by side comparison. Juxta is ...
Juxta
Juxta

CommentSpace

CommentSpace is a free, collaborative tool for analysis of comments and visualizations on a website. It uses tags and links to organize the findings and identify contributions from particular users. This tool can assist analysts in identifying evidence ...
CommentSpace
CommentSpace

Date Finder - XML (TAPoRware)

This tool extracts dates from an XML document from a choice of presets including all dates, years, months, weeks, seasons or North American holidays. Users can also choose to define dates, such as specific month(s), week(s), season(s) or holiday(s). ...
Date Finder - XML (TAPoRware)
Date Finder - XML (TAPoRware)

SEASR: OpenNLP Entities To Protovis Network Graph

SEASR's OpenNLP Entities to Protovis Network Graph is a free tool for extracting entities within a specified sentence distance within a text. The OpenNLP system is used to extract entities, and their relationships are represented in a link node network ...
SEASR: OpenNLP Entities To Protovis Network Graph
SEASR: OpenNLP Entities To Protovis Network Graph

Tropes

Tropes is a legacy commercial text analysis tool now available for free. It is designed for natural language processing and semantic classification, including chronological analysis of sequential pieces of text and summarization. It includes a graphical ...
Tropes
Tropes

SimCA 2.0

SimCA 2.0 was a program for correspondence analysis that could generate coordinates in seven dimensions for each data point.
SimCA 2.0
SimCA 2.0

Weighted Centroid - Other (TAPoRware)

The Weighted Centroid is a java applet designed to display a circular graph based on word distribution data. The text is divided up into an arbitrary number of units, which are positioned around the circumference of the circle in a clockwise sequence. ...
Weighted Centroid - Other (TAPoRware)
Weighted Centroid - Other (TAPoRware)

Raining Words - Other (TAPoR)

'Raining Words' is a tool designed to display word frequency information, minus the words in a chosen stop list, from a user-specified document in a Java applet. High frequency words appear larger and move more slowly than lower frequency words. This ...
Raining Words - Other (TAPoR)
Raining Words - Other (TAPoR)

Improvise

Improvise is a free Java software architecture and user interface designed to enable the construction and browsing of interactive visualizations, integrating a declarative visual query language.
Improvise
Improvise

Circos

Circos is a free visualization tool for creating publication-quality infographics and illustrations. Its visualizations are arranged in a circle to facilitate exploring relationships between objects and positions, which also has the benefit of offering ...
Circos
Circos

CATMA (Computer Aided Textual Markup and Analysis)

CATMA (Computer Aided Textual Markup and Analysis) is a free, open source markup and analysis tool from the University of Hamburg's Department of Languages, Literature and Media. It incorporates three interactive modules, a tagger enabling textual markup ...
CATMA (Computer Aided Textual Markup and Analysis)
CATMA (Computer Aided Textual Markup and Analysis)

STASEL (Stylistic Treatment at the Sentence Level)

STASEL (Stylistic Treatment at the Sentence Level) is a historically important program designed to analyze text. It was intended for language and style instruction, but had research-based applications.
STASEL (Stylistic Treatment at the Sentence Level)
STASEL (Stylistic Treatment at the Sentence Level)

EURAC: Comparison Arcs

Comparison Arcs is a free proof of concept tool demonstrating a method for comparing the linguistic properties of multiple documents in graphical displays. Both texts may be searched in parallel for words, lemmas and parts of speech. This project is ...
EURAC: Comparison Arcs
EURAC: Comparison Arcs

Concord, the Interactive Concordance Generator (Virtual Muse)

Concord is a free concordance generator written in Python for OS X and Windows XP (a new Windows version is forthcoming). It generates a KWIC concordance entry from a plain-text file for any word or phrase and permits sorting in a variety of ways. Concord ...
Concord, the Interactive Concordance Generator (Virtual Muse)
Concord, the Interactive Concordance Generator (Virtual Muse)

LitStats

LitStats is a tool for statistical analysis of natural language texts developed in the 1980s by Dr. Stephen Reimer of the University of Alberta. From an ASCII text, it can generate word frequency counts, word lengths, initial letter frequencies, sentence ...
LitStats
LitStats

Stanford NLP Group: Stanford Topic Modelling Toolbox

Stanford Topic Modelling Toolbox is a free collection of topic modelling tools, and a part of the Stanford Natural Language Processing toolset. It is designed for social scientists and other users who need to analyze datasets with a substantial textual ...
Stanford NLP Group: Stanford Topic Modelling Toolbox
Stanford NLP Group: Stanford Topic Modelling Toolbox

SIMILE Widgets: Timeplot

TimePlot, a part of the SIMILE Widgets family of tools, is a free, open source DHTML-based AJAXy widget for plotting time series and overlaying time-based events over them. The overlays use the same data formats supported by the related SIMILE Widgets ...
SIMILE Widgets: Timeplot
SIMILE Widgets: Timeplot

BookLamp Labs: Stream Graph Viewer

BookLamp's Stream Graph Viewer is a tool for viewing where and how much of a story element ('StoryDNA') appears in a book. Books can be searched by title or author, and then graphed for one or several pieces of StoryDNA.
BookLamp Labs: Stream Graph Viewer
BookLamp Labs: Stream Graph Viewer

Cytoscape

Cytoscape is an open source software platform for visualizing data networks and pathways. Though designed for bioinformatic systems, it has been generalized to complex network analysis and has applications extending to the semantic web. Its core distribution ...
Cytoscape
Cytoscape

DiscoverText

DiscoverText is a cloud-based textual analytics tool available for purchase. It is designed to collect data from sources such as social media, blogs and a variety of document formats, and generate tag clouds and reports from the resulting corpus.
DiscoverText
DiscoverText

Concordance - XML (TAPoRware)

This tool finds the context for a specified word or pattern anywhere in an XML document, and can be narrowed to only the text within specified tags. Users may specify the context length, and whether the tool returns the context length in words, sentences, ...
Concordance - XML (TAPoRware)
Concordance - XML (TAPoRware)
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