Audio Artifacts in Language Archives: From Cataloguing to Referencing and Citation

A review of the arrangement of audio artifacts in three different collections, each at a different language archive.

Language Documentation Collections: Assessment and Recognition

We edited a special collection at the Journal of Open Humanities Data which addressed the issue of Language Documentation Collections: Assessment and Recognition.

Language Archive Records: Interoperability of Referencing Practices and Metadata Models

SIL-UND M.A. Thesis Defense where I discuss some sailent related to the ability to easily re-use archival metadata records to produce references in scholarly publications.

Corpora, Collections, and Datasets

There has been some discussion of what constitutes a collection among language documentation practitioners. Johnson (Citation: Johnson, 2004, p. 142) Johnson, H. (2004). Language documentation and archiving, or how to build a better corpus.

Resources for Digitizing Audio as part of Archiving

A collection of resource compiled and consulted while look for how to best catalogue audio materials.

Audio Digitization

SIL Americas Area project to digitize analogue audio mediums.

Metadata Dynamics for Linguistic and Sociolinguistic Corpora

This is an explanation of some diagrams I made at the LSA’s 2012 Satellite Workshop for Sociolinguistic Archival Preparation. They represent metadata cross cutting a corpus.