Category: Datasprint

Examples of Datasets

Data fron the British Library https://data.bl.uk/ Downloadable data from UK Hansard http://www.hansard-archive.parliament.uk/ Transcriptions of the minutes of the Zurich executive in the 19th century (Regierungsratsprotokolle) as TEI XML with automatic entity recognition The dataset is provided via ZENODO: http://dx.doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.803239 Dataset about the Paris-Bataclan attack http://ruebot.net/post/look-14939154-paris-bataclan-parisattacks-porteouverte-tweets

The datasprint

On its last day, the Summer School will host a so-called “datasprint”–a hackathon based on data. What is a hackathon, you ask? A hackathon is originally a gathering of developers organized by team around project bearers with the objective of producing a prototype application in a few hours. In our case, the datasprint will be […]