OLAC Record

Title:Al-Hayat Arabic Corpus
Abstract:The corpus contains articles extracted from the newspeper Al-Hayat, organised in 7 domains, for language engineering applications developement.
Access Rights:Rights available for: Research Use, Commercial Use
Date Available (W3CDTF):2002-01-15
Date Issued (W3CDTF):2004-09-14
Date Modified (W3CDTF):2008-11-19
Description:Written Corpora
The corpus was developed in the course of a research project at the University of Essex, in collaboration with the Open University. The corpus contains Al-Hayat newspaper articles with value added for Language Engineering and Information Retrieval applications development purposes. The data have been distributed into 7 subject-specific databases, thus following the Al-Hayat subject tags: General, Car, Computer, News, Economics, Science, and Sport. Mark-up, numbers, special characters and punctuation have been removed. The size of the total file is 268 MB. The dataset contains 18,639,264 distinct tokens in 42,591 articles, organised in 7 domains.
Language (ISO639):ara
Publisher:ELRA (European Language Resources Association)
Type (DCMI):Text
Type (OLAC):primary_text


Archive:  ELRA Catalogue of Language Resources
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OaiIdentifier:  oai:catalogue.elra.info:ELRA-W0030
DateStamp:  2002-01-15
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Citation: n.a. 2004. ELRA (European Language Resources Association).
Terms: dcmi_Text iso639_ara olac_primary_text

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