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Wmatrix

Wmatrix is a free tool for corpus analysis and comparison. It provides a web interface for USAS and CLAWS, in addition to enabling standard corpus linguistic functions such as frequency lists and concordances.
Wmatrix
Wmatrix

PRORA

PRORA was a historically important set of six interrelated programs for creating computerized concordances, first released in the 1960s. It output on punched cards, could be used for any language represented by the Latin alphabet, and also had functions ...
PRORA
PRORA

FINNMORF

FINNMORF was a tool for generating full lexical paradigms for Finnish words. It modelled Finnish morphological competence, to facilitate identification of the most likely forms of a word within its context. Although the program could not select the ...
FINNMORF
FINNMORF

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

Stanford HCI Group: PaperToolkit

PaperToolkit is a free, open source toolkit for designing pen and paper applications. Applications generated with this tool are intended for printing on a paper surface that allows some digital interaction, such as the related ButterflyNet or Interactive ...
Stanford HCI Group: PaperToolkit
Stanford HCI Group: PaperToolkit

BookLamp Labs: Suggestion Viewer

BookLamp's Suggestion Viewer is a faceted search and browser tool for finding new books based on how similar they are to another book. Users can search by either title or author and select the book to center the search on. The Suggestion Viewer then ...
BookLamp Labs: Suggestion Viewer
BookLamp Labs: Suggestion Viewer

TILE (Text Image Linking Environment)

The Text-Image Linking Environment (TILE) is a web-based tool that enables users to select regions of an image and link them to text. TILE is a system for creating and editing image-based electronic editions and connecting them to digital archives of ...
TILE (Text Image Linking Environment)
TILE (Text Image Linking Environment)

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

RDF2SVG (Rhizomik)

RDF2SVG is a web-based tool from the Rhizomik initiative for transforming RDF/XML data into an SVG representation. It can also accept N-triples and N3 input, and includes a feature for filtering the user's defined preferred language from the source ...
RDF2SVG (Rhizomik)
RDF2SVG (Rhizomik)

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 for entity extraction, 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

Stanford HCI Group: Gigapixel

Gigapixel is a free tool to facilitate experiments in collaborate workspaces, enabling printed visualizations to be augmented with projectors and mobile devices. This tool has been succeeded by PaperToolKit, and continues to be available as a reference ...
Stanford HCI Group: Gigapixel
Stanford HCI Group: Gigapixel

RDF2SVG (Rhizomik)

RDF2SVG is a web-based tool from the Rhizomik initiative for transforming RDF/XML data into an SVG representation. It can also accept N-triples and N3 input, and includes a feature for filtering the user's defined preferred language from the source ...
RDF2SVG (Rhizomik)
RDF2SVG (Rhizomik)

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)

Open Calais Issue Discovery

Open Calais Issue Discovery is a free, open source tool for textual analysis. From a text file, URLs or an Issuecrawler XML file, it generates a ranked table of terms and an overall count corresponding to the most relevant words and phrases in the source ...
Open Calais Issue Discovery
Open Calais Issue Discovery

Compare With Control - Beta (TAPoRware)

This tool compare the text submitted by the user with a predefined control corpus. The tool lists the words common in both texts, in an order set by the user. At present, the tool only offers the Brown Corpus, with more predefined control corpus forthcoming. ...
Compare With Control - Beta (TAPoRware)
Compare With Control - Beta (TAPoRware)

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)

VINCI

VINCI is a natural language generation environment, first introduced in 1986 and with a sustained web presence. It provides linguists with a collection of linguist-friendly metalanguages for modelling natural language. It can generate sentences and ...
VINCI
VINCI

Coggle

Coggle is a web-based tool for visualizing and applying non-linear structuring to information. Though Coggle has been used for mind mapping, it is primarily a method of documenting branching and non-linear information, and encompassing multiple perspectives. ...
Coggle
Coggle

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)

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)
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