This repository holds a collection of R tools for performing various tasks such as scraping web pages, loading xml files from URL, calculating word frequency from a text, plotting word frequency on a bar graph, etc. It is intended to serve as toolkit for Digital Humanists interesting in performing various types of textual analysis.

The tools were initially developed as course material for a Rare Books School ( course on Digital Approaches to Bibliography and Book History co-taught by Carl Stahmer and Benjamin Pauley.

Documentation can be found at the repository Wiki at

For more information please contact Carl Stahmer via the Contact link on his website