Linguistics

Diversity and Typology Across OLAC Providers

Several publications have claimed that all OLAC data providers are archives. However is this true?

Work-for-Hire and Open Access

Are academic publishing practices actually attributing the right copyright holder?

Estimated Growth Rate of Linguistic Literature

A quick estimate of how large the growth rate is in the Linguistic Literature.

Bibliography of select papers on 'ethics' and 'informed consent' in Linguistic research

A short initial research stab at discovering what has been discussed about ethics and informed consent.

Automatic Speech Recognition

Working with several collaborators on Automatic Speech Recognition for low-resource tone languages.

Legal Frameworks in Language Research

What legal framworks need to be considered when working with language data from a given community?

U̠t-Ma'in Lexicography

A collaboration with Becky Paterson to organize the various layers of U̠t-Ma’in linguistic data into a shareable resource.

Language Survey

Rethinking language survey by looking at where audiences are headed, rather than where they are from.

Linguistic Service Policies

Working in services design and web-data handeling, I see a lot of different policies and data handling practices. However should there some special set of practices related to language data? I am exploring this question in a github repository.

The OWL and the Rice Farmer

In a recent email I was asked by a European Linguistic Professional SIL Colleague about the ease of use of ELAN. Is ELAN easy enough to use, so that an Indonesian rice farmer can use it?