Customize a Dataset


Data request should contain the following information

We take the data collection work for all movies shown in 2015 in IMDB.com as an example
STEP 1: Data Entry URL
E.g., The entry URL of all movives shown in 2015 in IMDB.com: http://www.imdb.com/search/title?year=2015,2015&title_type=feature&sort=moviemeter,asc
STEP 2: Data page URL (one page is enough)
E.g., For a movie (Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015)), open this page and copy the URL from the address bar of the browser: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2488496/
STEP 3: Mark Data

E.g.,

  • First, capture screen using screen-capture tool and save it
  • Then, use "paint" to open it
  • Finally, use rectangular tool to mark the data that you need

An acceptable mark is shown as follows:

**If the page is too long, please use full-screen capture tool. For Chrome, we recommand: Capture Webpage Screenshot Entirely

STEP 4: Additional Requirements
E.g., English version preferred.
Finally, please drop an email with above information (images sent by attachment) to:
Note:
  • We will contact you after receiving your requests
  • Our collected and parsed data is open to all academic institutions. If you don't want to make it public, please leave a note in STEP 4.