DataTables: Searching data tables in the UTD event data server

Description Usage Arguments Value Examples

View source: R/SearchFunctions.R

Description

Searching available data tables in the event data server. It returns the list of data tables in the UTD server and requires an API key. The API key can be obtained after filling out the form in the UTD event data sign-up website (http://eventdata.utdallas.edu/signup). Please follow the direction in the UTD sign-up webpage.
You can also use this function through the reference class, Table(). Please find the help document of the Table() function for more details on its usage.

The details of data tables are illustrated in the linked websites.

Usage

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DataTables(api_key = " ")

Arguments

api_key

an API key provided by the UTD server manager

Value

A list of the data tables currently downloadable from the UTD server as a character format

Examples

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## Not run: DataTables(api_key=" ")
 # "'PHOENIX_RT', 'CLINE_PHOENIX_SWB', 'CLINE_PHOENIX_FBIS', 'CLINE_PHOENIX_NYT', 'ICEWS'"

 k <- "api_key"
 DataTables(k)
## End(Not run)

KateHyoung/UTDEventData documentation built on March 15, 2019, 7:42 p.m.