Linguistic Data Consortium
The Linguistic Data Consortium is an open consortium of universities, companies and government research laboratories. It creates, collects and distributes speech and text databases, lexicons, and other resources for
linguisticsresearch and development purposes. The University of Pennsylvaniais the LDC's host institution. The LDC was founded in 1992with a grant from the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA), and is partly supported by grant IRI-9528587 from the Information and Intelligent Systems division of the National Science Foundation.
* [http://www.ldc.upenn.edu/ LDC Website]
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