LINGUIST List 18.3315

Fri Nov 09 2007

Software: EXMARaLDA / Linguistic Annotation Wiki

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Message 1: EXMARaLDA / Linguistic Annotation Wiki
Date: 08-Nov-2007
From: Thomas Schmidt <>
Subject: EXMARaLDA / Linguistic Annotation Wiki
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a new version of the EXMARaLDA website has gone online. EXMARaLDA(Extensible Markup Language for Discourse Annotation) is a system ofconcepts, data formats and software tools for the construction, managementand analysis of spoken language corpora. The website offers free download of

- the Partitur-Editor - a tool for creating transcriptions in musical scorenotation- the Corpus Manager - a tool for compiling transcription corpora andcorpus meta-data- EXAKT - a query tool for spoken language transcriptions

The website also offers an overview of multilingual corpora which have beenor are presently being compiled at the Research Centre on Multilingualismat the University of Hamburg.

Also part of the website is the Linguistic Annotation Wiki(, which describes tools and formats forcreating and managing linguistic annotations. This is a Wiki, so we any newcontributions, additions, corrections are most welcome.

Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis                             Language Documentation                             Text/Corpus Linguistics