The Early Modern Commons

Text Creation Partnership

Recent Posts

EEBO-TCP Phase I Public Release: What to expect on January 1

24 December 2014

The Text Creation Partnership is quickly arriving at a major milestone: starting January 1, 2015, all restrictions will be lifted from EEBO-TCP Phase I, which consists of the first...

Announcing the winner of the inaugural RSA-TCP Article Prize in Digital Renaissance Research

9 April 2014

In 2013, the TCP and the Renaissance Society of America (RSA) teamed up to offer an article prize with the aim of recognizing and rewarding original research that makes substantial...

3,913 New Texts Added to EEBO-TCP Phase II

3 April 2014

Regular users of EEBO-TCP may have noticed that the corpus recently grew by a few thousand texts. As of March 2014, 3,913 new titles have been released, bringing the total number of...

An Unexpected Discovery

5 July 2013

In my last post, Function over Form: understanding the TCP encoding philosophy, I provided insights into the markup behind TCP texts, and discussed the philosophy behind why certain...