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ProQuest TDM Studio

Information on using ProQuest TDM Studio for text mining and analysis


Research teams using TDM Studio share a workbench.

  • A team can have up to five members and at least one member of the team must be a current UChicago student, staff or faculty member.
  • A workbench can have have up to 10 datasets and each dataset can have up to 2 million documents.
  • Content cannot be downloaded; all analysis is done within TDM Studio. This ensures that ProQuest adheres to the license terms they've agreed with publishers.
  • Analysis and scripts created in TDM Studio can be downloaded. 
  • Teams are responsible for adhering to ProQuest's Terms and Conditions

Sources in TDM Studio Workbench

Sources from most of our ProQuest databases are included, but coverage will vary. Popular titles include

  • New York Times: 1851 -- current
  • Wall Street Journal: 1889 -- current
  • ProQuest Dissertations & Theses
  • PR Newswire: 1992 -- current

A full list as of December 2020 can be seen on Box. CNetID and password are required for access. Please contact us if you have questions about specific titles.

Get Access to TDM Studio Workbench

Workbench access is now included with all new account registrations.

Email the TDM Team