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List CLARIN K-centres with expertise in specific generic, language independent topics


Key Short name Full name Areas of competence Generic topics covered Types of services
101Spanish K-CentreSpanish CLARIN K-CentreThe Spanish CLARIN K-Centre aims to provide knowledge, services, consultancy and specialized web services to the Humanities and Social Science research communities. Our web services and consultancy is about how to use and research with basic tools that can handle and exploit textual data at least in the four (co)official languages (Spanish, Catalan, Galician, Basque) and English, which is one of the most important sources of information for many HSC disciplines.1. Grammars
2. Finite-State Applications
3. Statistical Methods
4. Neural Networks
1. Tools
2. Data
3. Mentoring
4. Dissemination
5. Tutorials
102PhA-OeAWPhonogrammarchiv - Austrian Academy of SciencesAs an audio and audiovisual archive with numerous collections of unique research recordings from all across the world, the Phonogrammarchiv offers various services: Besides providing access to its data and metadata resources (remote & onsite), it advises scholars on field research methodology and technologies of audio and audiovisual documentation, supporting them with necessary recording equipment. In addition, it widely shares its broad expertise on topics such as restoration, digitisation, format obsolescence, cataloguing, metadata, long-term preservation and storage.Archiving: physical restoration, digitisation, format migration, cataloguing, metadata, long-term preservation and storage. Research: methods and technologies of audiovisual fieldwork and documentationIndividual advice, group trainings, workshops and higher education teaching, internships, practical assistance and institutional cooperations. Access to audiovisual data and metadata (remote and onsite).
104CLARIN-SPEECHCLARIN Knowledge Centre for Speech AnalysisTechnical advice on speech analysis relating to all aspects of speech technology, including speech science, speech applications, and speech in interaction.deep learning, evaluation, tools, visualization, ASR, legal issue, data managementawareness, tools, mentoring
107SWELANGCLARIN Knowledge Centre for The Languages of SwedenInformation service offering advice on the use of digital language resources and tools for the Swedish language, minority languages in Sweden, the Swedish sign language, Swedish dialects, as well as other parts of the intangible cultural heritage of Sweden in text and speech, as well as language policy and planning.language policy and planningon-line lexica, q&a database, map interfaces for folk tales and dialects, open data, language consulting (by telephone, email and social media)
108CLARIN-HUMLABCLARIN Knowledge Centre of Lund University Humanities LabAdvice on multimodal and sensor-based methods, including EEG, eye-tracking, articulography, virtual reality, motion capture, av-recordingmultimodal and sensor-based methods, including EEG, eye-tracking, articulography, virtual reality, motion capture and av-recordingtools, mentoring, consultancy, tutorials
110CKLDCLARIN Knowledge-Centre for linguistic diversity and language documentation The CLARIN Knowledge-Centre for linguistic diversity and language documentation offers expertise on data and data-related methods, technology and background information on language resources and tools to researchers - including students and native speakers. CKLD provides information and assistance relating to fieldwork and data-related methodological aspects and in particular relating to equipment, digital tools, methods, where to find data and information, whom to contact for specialist information on particular regions or language families.linguistic fieldworkInformation materials, guidelines, tutorials, consultancy
111CLARIN Knowledge Centre for Data Management at NSDProvides expertise in data management, including legal and ethical issues related to privacy and IPR.Data Management, Legal and ethical issues
112IMPACT-CKCIMPACT centre of competence - CLARIN K-centre in digitisationIMPACT-CKC (IMPACT centre of competence - CLARIN K-centre in digitisation), as knowledge centre offers expertise and resources to institutions and researchers looking for advice in digitisation and related fields. The IMPACT-CKC resoruces include a demonstrator platform for online testing tools, a collection of high quality images with associated ground truth, historical lexica for 10 languages as well as training materials and registries on tools, initiatives, datasets and competitions.OCR, digitisation, visualisation, evaluation of toolstools, data, mentoring, dissemination, awareness, tutorials, web lectures.
117CLASSLACLARIN Knowledge Centre for South Slavic languagesOffers expertise on language resources and technologies for South Slavic languagesdeep learning, evaluation of tools (for South Slavic languages)tools, data, mentoring, dissemination, awareness, web lectures
118ACECLARIN Knowledge Centre for Atypical CommunicationAtypical communication encompasses language and speech as encountered during (second) language acquisition and development, and in language disorders, but also more broadly in bilingual language development and in sign language. ACE is specialised in this type of research and concomitant infrastructural issues related to data acquisition, processing and sharing, which is typically highly characterised by sensitivity issues. For data storage and access the centre collaborates with MPI’s TLA (The Language Archive) which is a CLARIN B Centre and also based in Nijmegen.Critical Data Management; Legal and ethical issuesInformation and guidelines about:
- consent (forms)
- hosting corpora and datasets containing atypical communication
- where to find corpora and datasets containing atypical communication
- including FAQ
Helpdesk/consultancy for questions on these topics
Technical assistance for designing, creating, annotating, formatting and metadating these resources
Outreach: presentations, workshops contributions, etc
119SAFMORILSystems and Frameworks for Morphologically Rich LanguagesSAFMORIL brings together researchers and developers in the area of computational morphology and its NLP applications. The focus of SAFMORIL is actual, working systems and frameworks based on linguistic principles providing linguistically motivated analyses and generation outputs. Such systems are relevant in particular for languages with rich morphologies. SAFMORIL offers online courses for developing morphologies, tokenizers and spell-checkers, and a repository for storing morphologies. Primarily Finite-State Applications, but to some degree also Statistical Methods and Neural Networksdata, tools, web demos, web lectures and tutorials
120PORTULANCLARIN Knowledge Centre for the Science and Technology of the Portuguese LanguageThe Science and Technology of the Portuguese Language is the thematic area of this CLARIN Knowledge Centre. Related to the Portuguese language, it covers all topics, from Phonetics to Discourse and Dialogue; considering all language functions, from communicative performance to cultural expression; approached by all disciplines, from Theoretical Linguistics to Language Technology; covering all language variants, from national standard varieties across the world to dialects of professional groups; taking into account all media of representation, from audio to brain imageology recordings.Brain image recording


Steven Krauwer (s.krauwer@uu.nl) Utrecht Institute of Linguistics UiL OTS
Phone +31 30 253 6050 Faculty of Humanities, Utrecht University
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