Text Collections - the TextCrimes database is structured as discrete collections of texts. Each text collection can have a different owner who has control over access to that collection.
User access to any collection can be set to one of fours levels:
Not even the TextCrimes administrators can override the access levels to read a text if a collection owner restricts access.
Users may have access to more than one text collection and run queries to create sub-collections, which they themselves can save as their own personal collections. These in turn may be shared with other users (assuming they have the correct permissions to see the original texts).
Text Series - within a text collection texts can be linked into series. Texts may be linked into series in different ways. These include:
The base data set contains three collections all 'owned' by Tim Grant. These are: