TAPoR 2.0

Discover Research Tools for Textual Study

  • Browse Tools by Type or Tag
  • Search and Use Tools
  • Read and Create Tool Reviews
  • Contribute and Advertise Tools

Popular Tools
User Recommended Tools
Random Tools

Voyant Mandala

Mandala is a visualization tool that imports “textual” files to perform analysis on the frequency and linkage of words. For example, you may import a play and find the linkage and frequency between a word and its speaker.  
Voyant Mandala
Voyant Mandala

Voyant Mandala

Mandala is a visualization tool that imports “textual” files to perform analysis on the frequency and linkage of words. For example, you may import a play and find the linkage and frequency between a word and its speaker.  
Voyant Mandala
Voyant Mandala

CRIC-8 CONCORDER (Cross-Reference in Context)

The CRIC-8 CONCORDER (Cross-Reference in Context) was a tool for creating a 'master' concordance of a text available in the 1970s.
CRIC-8 CONCORDER (Cross-Reference in Context)
CRIC-8 CONCORDER (Cross-Reference in Context)

Crawdad Text Analysis Software

Crawdad is a commercial software package for qualitative data analysis based on natural language processing. It generates a network model of a text and calculates word influence based on its position within the network. It also includes visualization, ...
Crawdad Text Analysis Software
Crawdad Text Analysis Software

SimpleTCT

SimpleTCT (Simple Text Comparison Tool) is a free Java-based text comparison tool offered by Open Digital Arts & Humanities Tools (OpenDAHT). It offers a simplified management environment that enables users to display .rtf files, in which they may ...
SimpleTCT
SimpleTCT

Voyant ScatterPlot

ScatterPlot creates a scatter plot graph of terms, spaced by their variation from one another. Once you arrive to ScatterPlot, insert / upload your content and let the tool perform its analysis. You may hover over these dots and click on them for ...
Voyant ScatterPlot
Voyant ScatterPlot

Voyant Bubblelines

Bubblelines is a visualization tool that helps to understand patterns of word repetition in one or more documents. Each document is represented as a horizontal line and each seach term is represented as a bubble – the bubble represents the frequency ...
Voyant Bubblelines
Voyant Bubblelines

Voyant Bubbles

Bubbles reads the words in a document (or corpus) and displays the highest frequency words within proportionately large bubbles. Once you arrive to Bubbles, insert / upload your content and let the tool perform its analysis.
Voyant Bubbles
Voyant Bubbles

Collocation - XML (TAPoRware)

This tool provides all words directly before and after a user-specified word, based on the desired context of words, lines or sentences. The results can be sorted alphabetically, by frequency, or by Z-score (an indication of how far and in what direction ...
Collocation - XML (TAPoRware)
Collocation - XML (TAPoRware)

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

Voyant Knots

Knots is a visualization tool that helps to understand patterns of word relevance in one or more documents. Each term is represented as a twisted line – when the lines overlap it means a relevance or linkage within the terms.
Voyant Knots
Voyant Knots

FISHER

FISHER was a string-handling package for the FORTRAN programming language. It enabled researchers to manipluate characters and character strings with greater ease than FORTRAN permitted by itself.
FISHER
FISHER

SEASR: NGram Tag Cloud Viewer

SEASR's NGram Tag Cloud Viewer is a free tool for generating a tag cloud from a text hosted at a URL. It can also process PDF documents.
SEASR: NGram Tag Cloud Viewer
SEASR: NGram Tag Cloud Viewer

Gephi

Gephi is a free, open source interactive visualization and data exploration tool. Users can manipulate the display to uncover new facets of the data, enabling intutive exploration.
Gephi
Gephi

SentiStrength

SentiStrength is a tool for sentiment analysis available for free to academic users (with registration), in Java and Windows-optimized versions. It estimates the strength of sentiment in short texts, and can handle informal language. Strength is expressed ...
SentiStrength
SentiStrength

Concordance - Plain Text (TAPoRware)

This tool finds the context for a specified word or pattern anywhere in a plain text document. Users may specify the context length, and whether the tool returns the context length in words, sentences, lines or paragraphs. It is also available for XML ...
Concordance - Plain Text (TAPoRware)
Concordance - Plain Text (TAPoRware)

Comparator - Plain Text (TAPoRware)

This tool compares two documents by comparing the words in each according to user specifications. HTML and XML versions are also available in the TAPoRware toolsets.
Comparator - Plain Text (TAPoRware)
Comparator - Plain Text (TAPoRware)

RelFinder

RelFinder is part of Visual DataWeb, a set of four different tools (RelFinder, SemLens, gFacet, and tFacet) designed less for presentation and more for exploration/mining of RDF data. All the tools are web based and require Flash to run. Key principles ...
RelFinder
RelFinder

University of Maryland HCI Group: FeatureLens

FeatureLens is a free tool for visualizing and exploring patterns in text collections. This tool integrates the results of text-mining algorithms, and can assist in finding frequent words or ngrams, enabling the discovery of fuzzy repetition patterns. ...
University of Maryland HCI Group: FeatureLens
University of Maryland HCI Group: FeatureLens

NodeXL

NodeXL is a free, open source tool for generating and exploring network graphs from Microsoft Excel files. It is particularly suited to data from social media sources, and includes the ability to directly import data from Twitter, YouTube, Flickr and ...
NodeXL
NodeXL

JavaScript InfoVis Toolkit

The JavaScript InfoVis Toolkit is a free set of tools for creating interactive data visualizations compatible with web standards. Visualization options include bar graphs, radial graphs, tree graphs and more, many integrating animations.
 JavaScript InfoVis Toolkit
JavaScript InfoVis Toolkit
View tools by tag:
1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s 2010s American Canadian Comparator Dutch English English (language) French (language) German Historic Java Metadata Multilingual Natural language processing Social media
All Tags: