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Twitter dataset, 2017



2017-09-29 to 2017-10-07


This is comprised of all the Tweets captured and the images that were associated with the collected Tweets. The Tweets are expressed in JSON and have been separated into zip files representing 24-hour intervals.

Access to these data is restricted to UNLV faculty, staff, and students. These data are accessible online, at UNLV Lied Library, at: Due to the size of the dataset, direct file transfer is also available at the UNLV Lied Library during Special Collections and Archives hours of operation. Visit the Special Collections and Archives Reading Room located on the third floor of the Lied Library to receive a direct transfer of files. For specific questions, please contact

Digital ID



523ffd2be6f0dfd1060c59eaf61de433. Web Archive on the October 1, 2017 Shooting in Las Vegas, Nevada, 2017-2018. MS-00866. Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Las Vegas, Nevada.


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Digital Provenance

Original archival records created digitally: Digital materials archived from websites


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