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.

Package details

AuthorJohannes Gruber [aut, cre]
MaintainerJohannes Gruber <j.gruber.1@research.gla.ac.uk>
URL https://github.com/JBGruber/LexisNexisTools
Package repositoryView on CRAN
Installation Install the latest version of this package by entering the following in R:

Try the LexisNexisTools package in your browser

Any scripts or data that you put into this service are public.

LexisNexisTools documentation built on April 6, 2021, 5:06 p.m.