2 datasets
  • 20 Newsgroups Dataset (De-Duped Version)

    Free Download — The 20 Newsgroups data set is a collection of approximately 20,000 newsgroup documents, partitioned (nearly) evenly across 20 different newsgroups. It is speculated that it was originally collected by Ken Lang, probably for his Newsweeder: Learning to filter netnews paper, though he does not explicitly mention this collection. The 20 Newsgroups collection has become a ...
  • Westbury Lab Usenet Corpus: 28M postings from 47000+ newsgroups 2005-2009

    Offsite — A USENET corpus (2005-2009) This corpus is a collection of public USENET postings. This corpus was collected between Oct 2005 and Jan 2010, and covers 47860 English language, non-binary-file news groups. Despite our best effots, this corpus includes a very small number of non-English words, non-words, and spelling errors. The corpus is untagged, raw text. It may be ...