Monday, January 16, 2017

Saturday, January 14, 2017

The China Biographical Database

This project provides iographical information about approximately 360,000 individuals as of April 2015, primarily from the 7th through 19th centuries in China. Very ambitious project and is freely available to the academic community!

Tuesday, January 03, 2017

Regular expressions using R

Regularity is the best R regular expressions library so far. I particularly like its intensive use of the pipe operator, which makes the otherwise obscure process easy and transparent.