iCoRe - The GDELT Interface for Communication Research

Getting Started


Welcome to iCoRe! iCoRe was designed to provide fast, intuitive, and scalable access to the Global Database of Events, Language and Tone (GDELT). The primary goal of iCoRe is the advancement of communication research centered around online news, event forecasting, and framing networks. To get started, we recommend to walk through the following steps:


  1. Query and Data Interpretation
  2. Source Whitelist
  3. Documentation of Variables
  4. Technical Backend

These steps provide a short documentation of how to use and get started with iCoRe. For a more detailed discussion of iCoRe's features, capabilities, and applications, we recommend users to read the respective companion paper.

For a list of soon upcoming features, click here.