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New GitHub collection

As part of our initiative to encourage the sharing and citation of teaching materials in computational social science, we’ve created a GitHub collection where you can find numerous resources all in one place. Browse the collection and add your own.

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From the community

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Recommended resources
 
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Article

Negotiating the reuse of health-data: Research, Big Data, and the European General Data Protection Regulation

 

Case Study

G. Scott Erickson & Helen N. Rothberg
Large Databases for Strategy Research
(SRM Cases 2, 2019)

 

Article

Bridging the academic-practice gap through big data research


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SAGE Concept Grants

SAGE announces Text Wash as its 2019 Concept Grant winner

Over $30,000 has been awarded to develop a smart anonymization tool that enables social scientists to access untapped textual datasets. Find out more.
 

Early Career Researchers hub

Explore a new collection of resources in the Early Career Researchers hub for social scientists looking to get published, meet our Research Methods editors, and find out more about data and software training, as well as more general academic skills development and funding opportunities, and more.

Early Career Researchers Hub


Emerging tech

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Chazutsu is a Python package for preparing datasets for natural language processing tasks. (Check out this article for details of how to use it and when.)

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Ontotext is a platform that enables linking large amounts of unstructured text into knowledge graphs.
 
Explore more tools in the SAGE Ocean Research Tools Directory.

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