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

word tree

word tree is a free, web-based tool for generating dynamic word trees from user-supplied texts. Users can paste their text directly in the box provided, enter a URL or Twitter handle in the search bar, or install the bookmarklet into their browser's ...
word tree
word tree

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

BookLamp

BookLamp, part of the Book Genome Project, is a tool and a resource for finding books. It offers an alternative to social recommendation engines reliant on author popularity by treating its books as equal regardless of number of copies sold. BookLamp's ...
BookLamp
BookLamp

WordWanderer

WordWanderer is a free, web-based tool for visualizing and exploring text. It combines search, concordance and word cloud attributes to enable users to explore their texts. Users can paste their own texts into the box provided, or choose from a list ...
WordWanderer
WordWanderer

ContaWords

With ContaWords you can quickly and easily get a frequency analysis of your texts (pdf, html, txt). The results can be downloaded and easily handled. When you give ContaWords a task, it first reads the words of a text file and decides what part ...
ContaWords
ContaWords

Tesserae

Tesserae is a web-based interface for exploring intertextual parallels. At this stage of the project, it only permits comparison of texts from three curated corpuses, representing selections from canonical Latin, Greek and English literature.
Tesserae
Tesserae

TextDNA

TextDNA is a free tool for large-scale overview analysis of linguistic data offered by the University of Wisconsin, Madison. It identifies patterns within a text, and enables users to compare ordered sets of data with its sequence visualization. It ...
TextDNA
TextDNA

Visualizing Literature: Virtue and Vice

Virtue and Vice, from the Visualizing Literature toolset, allows users to select a text from Visualizing Literature's list of grade school curriculum exemplar creative commons texts and graph out all instances of words suggestive of virtue and vice ...
Visualizing Literature: Virtue and Vice
Visualizing Literature: Virtue and Vice

Digress.it

Digress.it is a free, open source WordPress plugin for annotating texts on the paragraph level, particularly of article to book-length documents. It permits blog-like threaded discussions to occur in the margins of the text, and is aimed at facilitating ...
Digress.it
Digress.it

Stanford Mobisocial Lab: Muse

Muse is a free, open source JavaScript tool for reflecting on and searching for patterns in the past by examining one's personal e-mail archive. It analyses e-mail to generate several views including a sentiment graph from messages that may reflect ...
Stanford Mobisocial Lab: Muse
Stanford Mobisocial Lab: Muse

Word and Phrase

Word and Phrase is a free, web-based text analysis tool created by Dr. Mark Davies of Brigham Young University. Users can paste texts directly into the box provided. The tool provides a range of detailed information on a text's words and phrases, on ...
Word and Phrase
Word and Phrase

Laurence Anthony: AntWordProfiler

AntWordProfiler is a free tool for word profiling. For each word in a document, it will generate the base form and a list of possible related words, provide statistics and frequency data and list word types. It can also process files separately or as ...
Laurence Anthony: AntWordProfiler
Laurence Anthony: AntWordProfiler

Google News Scraper

Google News Scraper is a free, web-based tool for batch querying news.google.com. Users can specify search terms, news sources, date range, location, language, version of Google (ex. .com, .ca, .co.uk, etc.), and what facets to include in the output. ...
Google News Scraper
Google News Scraper

LodLive

LodLive is a web-based tool developed to demonstrate Linked Data standards applied to browsing RDF resources with a simple interface. Users can search preset datasets, including DBpedia and Freebase, or search a resource available at a web address of ...
LodLive
LodLive

TAToo (Text Analysis For Me Too)

TAToo (Text Analysis For Me Too) is a free, Flash-based widget affiliated with the TAPoR project. It is designed to be embedded into a web page, and can be run either from the user's own server or from the TAPoR server. The widget embeds TAPoR analytics ...
TAToo (Text Analysis For Me Too)
TAToo (Text Analysis For Me Too)

Textometrica

Textometrica is a free, web based text analysis tool offered by HUMlab at Umeå University. Users can upload a plain-text file and examine its word frequencies, see co-occurrences, and generate visualizations and graphs.
Textometrica
Textometrica

Voyant Corpus Grid

Corpus Grid shows an overview of the corpus, including each document's title, number of word tokens (total words), number or word types (unique words), and lexical density (the ratio of tokens to types).
Voyant Corpus Grid
Voyant Corpus Grid

Commentpress (Future of the Book)

Commentpress is an open source theme and plugin for Wordpress 3.3.1 or later designed to enable readers to contribute comments to each paragraph of a text and display those comments in the margins. Commentpress turns a text into a conversation, whether ...
Commentpress (Future of the Book)
Commentpress (Future of the Book)

Textexture

Textexture is a free, web-based tool for visualizing texts as a network. The visualization gives a quick visual summary of the text. Clicking on nodes brings up the excerpts the tool has identified as most relivant, and permits users to locate similar ...
Textexture
Textexture

GATE (General Architecture for Text Engineering)

GATE (General Architecture for Text Engineering) is free, open source software offered by the University of Sheffield since 1995. It provides a framework for users to gather a corpus, apply an ontology to it, develop markup, automate the application ...
GATE (General Architecture for Text Engineering)
GATE (General Architecture for Text Engineering)

SALEM

SALEM was a system for natural language processing developed in the 1970s. It was written in standard FORTRAN, and automated lemmatization of German texts. Its main component was a program known as SATAN (Saarbrucker Automatische Text-analyse).
SALEM
SALEM
View tools by tag:
1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s 2010s American Annotation Canadian Comparator English English (language) French (language) German Historic Java Metadata Multilingual Natural language processing Social media
All Tags: