Post-Symposium AMC Corpora Workshop

Time and Venue: Saturday 11 June, 10:00-12:00, lunch (not provided), 14:00-16:00, Dugald Stewart Building 1.16, 3 Charles Street, Edinburgh
Aims and content:
The AMC Corpora Workshop is a short event designed to introduce eLALME and LAEME to those who are unfamiliar with their content and functionality. With direct access to both these online Atlases, you will learn how to access their contents via a series of structured activities. By the end of the event, you will have a basic grounding in the following areas:

  • eLALME & LAEME: corpus materials; data collection methods; data organisation and presentation
  • Search tools
    • eLALME: County Dictionary; Linguistic Profiles; Item List
    • LAEME: Form Dictionary; Corpus Files; Tag Dictionary; Item List; County List;
    • Linguistic Profiles
  • Display tools
    • eLALME: ready-made Dot Maps; DIY Dot Maps
    • LAEME: ready-made Feature Maps; DIY Feature Maps; concordancing