Linguistics links


This is a collection of links that might be of interest for linguists, esp. corpus and computational linguists:

The Gateway to Corpus Linguistics. A website that describes itself as "an annotated guide to valuable and relevant resources currently available online". It was set up and is maintained by Yvonne Breyer, a PhD student at Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia.

Linguistics conferences

First International Conference on Global Interoperability for Language Resources 9 - 11 Jan 2008 City University of Hong Kong
1st International Conference on Corpus-based Approraches to ELT 6 - 8 Nov 2007 Castellon de la Plana, Spain
Corpus linguistics 2007 Birmingham, UK
The 19th European Systemic Functional Linguistics Conference and Workshop Saarbrücken, Germany
34th International Systemic Functional Congress Odense, Denmark
10th International Pragmatics Conference Göteborg, Sweden

Links to corpus and computational linguistics reading

Daniel Jurafsky, James H. Martin. 2000. Speech and Natural Language Processing. An Introduction to Natural Language Processing, Computational Linguistics, and Speech Recognition. Prentice Hall. Draft version of the forthcoming second edition.

Christopher Manning, Hinrich Schütze. 1999. Foundations of Statistical Natural Language Processing. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press. Companion web page.

Anthony McEnery, Andrew Wilson. 1996. Corpus Linguistics. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press. Companion page to the book.

David Mertz. 2003. Text Processing in Python. Addison-Wesley Professional.

Steven Bird, Ewan Klein, and Edward Loper. forthcoming. Natural Language Processing in Python.

Allen B. Downey, Jeffrey Elkner and Chris Meyers. How to Think Like a Computer Scientist. Learning with Python. Printed copies now available from Green Tea Press.

Martin Wynne. ed. 2005. Developing Linguistic Corpora: a Guide to Good Practice. Oxford: Oxbow Books.

W3Schools - XSLT function reference

Links to reference and literature on multimodality

Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication