LexisNexisTools: Working with Files from 'LexisNexis'

My PhD supervisor once told me that everyone doing newspaper analysis starts by writing code to read in files from the 'LexisNexis' newspaper archive (retrieved e.g., from <http://www.nexis.com/> or any of the partner sites). However, while this is a nice exercise I do recommend, not everyone has the time. This package takes files downloaded from the newspaper archive of 'LexisNexis', reads them into R and offers functions for further processing.

Version: 0.3.5
Depends: R (≥ 3.5.0)
Imports: data.table (≥ 1.10.0), methods (≥ 3.3.0), parallel (≥ 3.3.0), pbapply (≥ 1.3.4), quanteda (≥ 1.1.0), quanteda.textstats, stats (≥ 3.3.0), stringdist (≥ 0.9.4.0), stringi (≥ 1.1.7), tibble (≥ 1.4.0), utils (≥ 3.3.0)
Suggests: corpustools, covr, diffobj, dplyr, RSQLite, testthat, tidytext, tm, kableExtra, knitr, pdftools, rmarkdown, spelling, striprtf, xml2
Published: 2022-01-04
Author: Johannes Gruber [aut, cre]
Maintainer: Johannes Gruber <Gruber at europa-uni.de>
BugReports: https://github.com/JBGruber/LexisNexisTools/issues
License: GPL-3
URL: https://github.com/JBGruber/LexisNexisTools
NeedsCompilation: no
Language: en-GB
Citation: LexisNexisTools citation info
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: LexisNexisTools results

Documentation:

Reference manual: LexisNexisTools.pdf
Vignettes: Basic Usage

Downloads:

Package source: LexisNexisTools_0.3.5.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel: LexisNexisTools_0.3.5.zip, r-release: LexisNexisTools_0.3.5.zip, r-oldrel: LexisNexisTools_0.3.5.zip
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): LexisNexisTools_0.3.5.tgz, r-release (x86_64): LexisNexisTools_0.3.5.tgz, r-oldrel: LexisNexisTools_0.3.5.tgz
Old sources: LexisNexisTools archive

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