Introduction to languagelayeR

Colin FAY



This package is designed to detect a language from a character string in R by acessing the languagelayer API —

Language layer API

This package offers a language detection tool by connecting to the languagelayer API, a JSON interface designed to extract language information from a character string.

Install languagelayerR

Install this package directly in R :

From CRAN :

From Github :

How languagelayeR works

The version 1.1.0 and further works with two functions. Which are :
pkgdown::build_site(path = “inst/”)

First of all

Before any request on the languagelayer, you need to get your API key from your language layer dashboard.



List all the languages available on the languagelayer API.


Questions and feedbacks welcome!