Can I use R?
Absolutely. Our Binder environment supports using R in Jupyter notebooks and RStudio. We have chosen to start developing Python Jupyter notebooks first, but we would love to see community-developed, open educational resources created in R. If you'd like to help us get started, see How can I create/adapt a
Dataset Builder File Types
CSV vs. JSON Lines Files The dataset builder creates two files: A CSV file containing only metadata A JSON Lines file containing metadata and the textual data The textual data includes: Unigrams Bigrams Trigrams Full Text (where available) The metadata may include: Column Name Description id a unique item ID