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Nursery Rhymes Dataset

Access to this repository is provided under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License. In short, the dataset is intended for research and cannot be used for commercial applications.

Publications making use of this dataset should make the following citations:

  1. Monaco, John V Monaco and Bakelman, Ned and Cha, Sung-Hyuk and Tappert, Charles C, “Recent Advances in the Development of a Long-Text-Input Keystroke Biometric Authentication System for Arbitrary Text Input,” European Intelligence and Security Informatics Conference (EISIC) 2013.


This dataset contains the keystrokes from 46 users copying 4 nursery rhymes. The data was collected with the BioAuth plugin on Moodle and only samples from standard keyboards have been kept, using the userAgent strings to guess the platform.