Hurricane Harvey Twitter Dataset

Description

This dataset contains Twitter JSON data for Tweets related to Hurricane Harvey and the subsequent flooding along the Texas gulf region. This dataset was created using the twarc (https://github.com/edsu/twarc) package that makes use of Twitter's search API. A total of 7,041,866 Tweets make up the combined dataset.

Physical Description

7 files: 7,041,866 Tweets

Creation Information

Phillips, Mark Edward 2017-08-18/2017-09-22.

Context

This dataset is part of the collection entitled: UNT Data Repository and was provided by UNT Libraries to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 240 times , with 86 in the last month . More information about this dataset can be viewed below.

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UNT Libraries

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Description

This dataset contains Twitter JSON data for Tweets related to Hurricane Harvey and the subsequent flooding along the Texas gulf region. This dataset was created using the twarc (https://github.com/edsu/twarc) package that makes use of Twitter's search API. A total of 7,041,866 Tweets make up the combined dataset.

Physical Description

7 files: 7,041,866 Tweets

Source

  • Twitter

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Collections

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UNT Data Repository

The UNT Data Repository is a central archive to provide long-term preservation and access to the research data of the UNT scholarly community. The Data Repository works in conjunction with the UNT Scholarly Works repository to ensure long-term access to the full range of research outputs from UNT.

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When

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Creation Date

  • 2017-08-18/2017-09-22

Coverage Date

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • Sept. 24, 2017, 12:55 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Sept. 26, 2017, 9:45 a.m.

Usage Statistics

When was this dataset last used?

Yesterday: 2
Past 30 days: 86
Total Uses: 240

Where

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Phillips, Mark Edward. Hurricane Harvey Twitter Dataset, dataset, 2017-08-18/2017-09-22; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc993940/: accessed November 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .