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Legal issues related to the use of twitter data in language research

  • Twitter data is used in a wide variety of research disciplines in Social Sciences and Humanities. Although most Twitter data is publicly available, its re-use and sharing raise many legal questions related to intellectual property and personal data protection. Moreover, the use of Twitter and its content is subject to the Terms of Service, which also regulate re-use and sharing. This extended abstract provides a brief analysis of these issues and introduces the new Academic Research product track, which enables authorized researchers to access Twitter API on a preferential basis.

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Author:Paweł KamockiGND, Vanessa HannesschlägerORCiDGND, Esther Hoorn, Aleksei KelliORCiD, Marc KupietzORCiDGND, Krister LindénORCiD, Andrius PuksasORCiDGND
Parent Title (English):Proceedings of CLARIN Annual Conference 2021. 27 – 29 September 2021, Virtual Edition
Place of publication:Utrecht
Editor:Monica Monachini, Maria Eskevich
Document Type:Part of a Book
Year of first Publication:2021
Date of Publication (online):2021/10/15
Publishing Institution:Leibniz-Institut für Deutsche Sprache (IDS)
GND Keyword:Datenschutz; Digital Humanities; Forschungsdaten; Geistiges Eigentum; Recht; Social Media; Sozialwissenschaften; Twitter <Softwareplattform>
First Page:150
Last Page:153
DDC classes:300 Sozialwissenschaften / 340 Recht
DDC classes:400 Sprache / 400 Sprache, Linguistik / 400 Sprache
Open Access?:ja
Program areas:S1: Korpuslinguistik
Program areas:S2: Forschungskoordination und –infrastrukturen
Licence (English):License LogoCreative Commons - Attribution 4.0 International