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Documenting categories in EEBO-TCP data

25 May 2017

As part of a work placement with Linguistic DNA, University of Sheffield MA student Winnie Smith has been examining the metadata that accompanies the Text Creation Partnership...

Quantity and quality: lessons from an MA work placement

15 May 2017

Sheffield MA student Nadia Filippi reflects on her experience after 100 hours with the Linguistic DNA team at DHI | Sheffield: As part of my MA studies in English Language and Linguistics,...

Showcasing Linguistic DNA

20 March 2017

On Saturday 11 March, some of the LDNA team took part in a Showcase as part of the University of Sheffield’s Festival of the Arts and Humanities. The event took place at Sheffield’s...

Looking back, looking forward: Linguistic DNA in 2016 and 2017

2 February 2017

As we move into 2017, we’ve been looking back at achievements in 2016, and ahead to what we aim to achieve in the coming year. 2016 was an outwardly busy year as we travelled...