aleph.text

aleph.text.encoded_value(text)
aleph.text.has_value(value)

Check a given value is not empty.

aleph.text.index_form(texts)

Turn a set of strings into the appropriate form for indexing.

aleph.text.match_form(text)

Turn a string into a form appropriate for name matching.

The goal of this function is not to retain a readable version of the given string, but rather to yield a normalised version suitable for comparisons and machine analysis.

aleph.text.string_value(value)