Fuzzy Bible References: Finding that Needle in the Haystack

DateMarch 27, 2018Time10:30 am - 12:00 pm
LocationVisualization Studio, Poage Library 2nd floor
DescriptionEver wonder how many times your favorite author referenced the Bible? Participants in this hands-on workshop will learn how to automatically identify fuzzy quotations (fuzzy = not word-for-word) from one text (or group of texts) to the Bible (or any other text). Workshop participants will learn how to calculate the Levenshtein distance (difference or distance between two phrases) to identify possible Bible references. No prior experience with any text analysis techniques or Bible research is required. Open to the entire Baylor community.Read More »
PublisherUniversity Libraries
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