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Hurricane Dorian Twitter Dataset

Description: This dataset contains Twitter JSON data for Tweets related to Hurricane Dorian which is the most intense tropical cyclone on record to strike the Bahamas, and is regarded as the worst natural disaster in the country's history. This dataset was created using the twarc (https://github.com/DocNow/twarc) package that makes use of Twitter's search API. A total of 3,000,553 Tweets and 84,216 media files make up the combined dataset.
Date: 2019-08-25/2019-09-14
Creator: Phillips, Mark Edward
Partner: UNT Libraries

John Lewis Twitter Dataset

Description: This dataset contains Twitter JSON data for several Twitter search queries that were collected following the death on July 17, 2020, of American politician and civil-rights leader John Lewis, who served in the United States House of Representatives for Georgia's 5th congressional district from 1987 until his death. This dataset was created using the twarc (https://github.com/DocNow/twarc) package that makes use of Twitter's search API. A total of 6,870,881 Tweets and 42,055 media files make up the combined dataset.
Date: 2020-07-10/2020-08-10
Creator: Phillips, Mark Edward
Partner: UNT Libraries

Tropical Storm Imelda Twitter Dataset

Description: This dataset contains Twitter JSON data for Tweets related to Tropical Storm Imelda and the subsequent flooding in the south Texas region. This dataset was created using the twarc (https://github.com/DocNow/twarc) package that makes use of Twitter's search API. A total of 76,420 Tweets and 4,429 media files make up the combined dataset.
Date: 2019-09-10/2019-09-21
Creator: Phillips, Mark Edward
Partner: UNT Libraries

Hydroxychloroquine Twitter Dataset

Description: This dataset contains Twitter JSON data for several Twitter search queries that were collected related to the drug hydroxychloroquine and its relationship as an effective coronavirus treatment. This dataset was created to capture the opinions on Twitter after a group of people calling themselves "America’s Frontline Doctors" released a video sharing misleading claims about the virus and the drugs use as an effective treatment. This dataset was created using the twarc (https://github.com/DocNow/twarc) package that makes use of Twitter's search API. A total of 4,187,890 Tweets and 15,779 media files make up the combined dataset.
Date: 2020-07-20/2020-08-11
Creator: Phillips, Mark Edward
Partner: UNT Libraries

Political Science Curriculum Map

Description: This dataset provides a data analysis of how student learning objective from PSCI syllabi map to threshold concepts from the ACRL Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education (2016) and the AAC&U Information Literacy Value Rubric (2013). The data includes non-core course for courses offered from the Fall 2017 semester to the Spring 2020 semester. This data analysis is conducted every three years. This curriculum map excludes core course previously as they were examined in the UNT Libraries Core Curriculum Map.
Date: May 11, 2020
Creator: Henson, Brea
Partner: UNT Libraries

West Nile Virus risk and susceptibility in central California modeling dataset

Description: The dataset was developed to support research intended to develop a spatially explicit model that explores environmental data related to the risk of exposure to West Nile Virus (WNV), and the susceptibility to WNV disease based on demographic data of the potentially affected population. The model was developed and then tested on census tracts in an identified hot spot of WNV in central California. The dataset contains (1) U.S. Census Bureau 2010 demographic data for 1,133 census tracks in the hotspot, and (2) and average mosquito habitat risk data for each of those census tracks.
Date: February 19, 2020
Creator: Kala, Abhishek K. & Atkinson, Samuel F.
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences

Gaming Census Dataset

Description: This dataset represents survey feedback gathered about games in libraries, collections, cataloging, outreach, and programming.
Date: December 3, 2018
Creator: Brannon, Sian; Robson, Diane & Dewitt-Miller, Erin
Partner: UNT Libraries

Water Quality Corridor Management for Restoration (WQCM-R) Modeling Dataset

Description: The dataset was developed to support research intended to develop a spatially-explicit model that prioritizes riparian areas in terms of potential for ecosystem restoration specifically to improve water quality downstream of the riparian area, and ultimately improve drinking water quality. The model was developed and then tested on the Lewisville Lake watershed (north central Texas, just north of Dallas, Texas, USA). The dataset contains environmental data for 90 sub-watersheds that form the overall Lewisville Lake watershed with a corresponding identification map.
Date: June 10, 2019
Creator: Atkinson, Samuel F.
Partner: UNT Libraries

Notre Dame Cathedral Fire Dataset

Description: This dataset contains Twitter JSON data for Tweets related to the fire at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, France. This dataset was created using the twarc (https://github.com/edsu/twarc) package that makes use of Twitter's search API. A total of 8,046,185 Tweets and 163,055 media files make up the combined dataset.
Date: 2019-04-08/2019-04-29
Creator: Phillips, Mark Edward
Partner: UNT Libraries

ALA Values and LGBT Social Justice

Description: This dataset contains survey results from librarians regarding their stance on American Library Association values and social justice in relation to LGBTQ issues.
Date: May 30, 2017
Creator: Keralis, Spencer D. C. & Elkins, Aaron
Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences

2018 Texas Sentate Debate Twitter Dataset

Description: This dataset contains Twitter JSON data for Tweets related to the United States Senate race between Beto O'Rourke and Ted Cruz. This dataset contains Tweets captured around their first debate on September 21, 2018. This dataset was created using the twarc (https://github.com/edsu/twarc) package that makes use of Twitter's search API. A total of 3,006,198 Tweets and 101,050 media files make up the combined dataset.
Date: 2018-09-12/2018-10-03
Creator: Phillips, Mark Edward
Partner: UNT Libraries

Hurricane Florence Twitter Dataset

Description: This dataset contains Twitter JSON data for Tweets related to Hurricane Florence and the subsequent flooding along the Carolina coastal 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 4,971,575 Tweets and 347,205 media files make up the combined dataset.
Date: 2018-09-05/2018-10-03
Creator: Phillips, Mark Edward
Partner: UNT Libraries

2015 FIFA Corruption Scandal Twitter Dataset

Description: This dataset is comprised of tweets that are related to the 2015 FIFA corruption scandal. This dataset was created using the twarc (https://github.com/edsu/twarc) package that makes use of Twitter's search API. A total of 8,615,937 Tweets make up the combined dataset.
Date: 2015-05-21/2015-06-05
Creator: Phillips, Mark Edward
Partner: UNT Libraries

#DescribeTrumpWithOneWord Twitter Dataset

Description: This dataset contains Twitter JSON data for Tweets related to the hashtag #DescribeTrumpWithOneWord. This dataset was created using the twarc (https://github.com/edsu/twarc) package that makes use of Twitter's search API. A total of 15,676 Tweets make up the combined dataset.
Date: 2017-09-02/2017-09-22
Creator: Phillips, Mark Edward
Partner: UNT Libraries

#Kaepernick7 and #ISupportKaepernickBecause Twitter Dataset

Description: This dataset contains Twitter JSON data for Tweets related to the hashtags #Kaepernick7 and ISupportKaepernickBecause This dataset was created using the twarc (https://github.com/edsu/twarc) package that makes use of Twitter's search API. A total of 573,379 Tweets make up the combined dataset.
Date: 2016-08-20/2016-08-31
Creator: Phillips, Mark Edward
Partner: UNT Libraries

2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia Twitter Dataset

Description: This dataset is comprised of tweets that are related to the 2016 Democratic National Committee meeting in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania that took place on July 25–28, 2016. This dataset was created using the twarc (https://github.com/edsu/twarc) package that makes use of Twitter's search API. A total of 15,676 Tweets make up the combined dataset.
Date: 2016-07-15/2016-08-01
Creator: Phillips, Mark Edward
Partner: UNT Libraries

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.
Date: 2017-08-18/2017-09-22
Creator: Phillips, Mark Edward
Partner: UNT Libraries

Badlands National Park Twitter Dataset

Description: This dataset contains Twitter JSON data for Tweets related to the Badlands National Park (BadlandsNPS) user's tweets related to climate change and the Trump administration. This dataset was collected a few days before and following the phenomenon on Twitter. This dataset was created using the twarc (https://github.com/edsu/twarc) package that makes use of Twitter's search API. A total of 321,821 Tweets make up the combined dataset.
Date: 2017-01-15/2017-01-29
Creator: Phillips, Mark Edward
Partner: UNT Libraries

Dallas Police Shooting Twitter Dataset

Description: This dataset contains Twitter JSON data for several Twitter search queries that were collected the week following the shooting of police officers in Dallas, Texas on July 7th 2017, using the twarc (https://github.com/edsu/twarc) package that makes use of Twitter's search API. A total of 7,146,993 Tweets make up the combined dataset.
Date: 2016-07-05/2016-07-14
Creator: Phillips, Mark Edward
Partner: UNT Libraries

Impact of Library Instruction

Description: This dataset contains anonymized data for students who were enrolled in English 1320 at the University of North Texas between the Fall 2012 semester and the Spring 2016 semester.
Date: July 2017
Creator: Hargis, Carol; Leuzinger, Julie & Rowe, Jennifer
Partner: UNT Libraries