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This Google Custom search engine performs a search on websites that have been evaluated for their usefulness in providing data and statistics. Results will open in a new window.
Other Pages of Interest
Below are links to other pages that may be of interest to you.
Sources of Social Media Data
The following sites have social media data as well as "Big Data" available for download:
- Data Repository for NaN Group - NaN is a research group exploring complex systems, adaptive agents, modeling, simulation, artificial life, and complex (information, biological, and social) networks. We especially focus on the Web as a complex information network in which we leave abundant traces of our social and semantic activities.
- Where can I find large datasets open to the public? - A FAQ page on Quora; not all links are for Social Media
The following are sites and books to help you learn how to mine social networks, mostly using R: