Actions
  • shareshare
  • link
  • cite
  • add
add
auto_awesome_motion View all 9 versions
Publication . Other literature type . Article . Presentation . Conference object . 2019

LeXmart: A Smart Tool for Lexicographers

Simões, A.; Ana Salgado; Costa, R.; Almeida, J. J.;
Open Access
English
Abstract

The digital era has brought some challenges to lexicographers, but it has also brought new opportunities as part of the rise of information technology and, more recently, the emergence of digital humanities. This paper provides a description of LeXmart, the framework that supports the digital development of the Portuguese Academy of Sciences Dictionary. LeXmart is a smart tool framework to support lexicographers' work that offers different types of tools, ranging from a structural editor to a set of validation tools. Given that the dictionary is stored in eXist-DB, LeXmart is developed on top of its ecosystem, using W3C standard languages, and offering default functionalities offered by eXist-DB, namely a RESTful API.

H2020 - Horizon 2020 Framework Programme (731015)

Subjects

WP1, WP5, strategies, tools, standards for lexicographic resources (objective 3), access to data and tools (objective 4), opennesse in lexicography (objective 5), XML, TEI, dictionaries, lexicography, Dictionary, E-lexicography, Lexical databases, Lexicographic framework, XML

Gómez Clemente, X. M., Guinovart, M. G. & Simões, A. (2016). Dicionário de Sinónimos do Galego. Xerais.

Horák, A. & Rambousek, A. (2007). DEB Platform Deployment - Current Applications. In RASLAN 2007: Recent Advances in Slavonic Natural Language Processing, Brno, Czech Re-public. Masaryk University, pp. 3-11.

Měchura, M. B. (2017). Introducing Lexonomy: an open-source dictionary writing and publishing system. In I. Kosem et al. (eds.) Electronic Lexicography in the 21st Century: Lexicography from Scratch. Proceedings of the eLex 2017 conference, 19- 21 September 2017, Leiden, The Netherlands. Brno: Lexical Computing Ltd., pp. 662-679.

Rambousek, A. & Horák, A. (2015). DEBWrite: Free Customizable Web-based Dictionary Writing System. In I. Kosem, M. Jakubiček, J. Kallas & S. Krek (eds.) Electronic lexicography in the 21st century: linking lexical data in the digital age. Ljubljana/Brighton: Trojina, Institute for Applied Slovene Studies/Lexical Computing Ltd., 2015, pp. 443-451. ISBN 978-961-93594-3-3. [OpenAIRE]

Simões, A., Almeida, J. J. & Salgado, A. (2016a). Building a Dictionary using XML Technology. In 5th Symposium on Languages, Applications and Technologies (SLATE'16), vol. 51 of Open Access Series in Informatics (OASIcs). Germany: Dagstuhl. Schloss Dagstuhl-Leibniz-Zentrum fuer Informatik, pp. 14:1-14:8.. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4230/OASIcs.SLATE.2016.14.

Simões, A., Iriarte, A. & Almeida, J. J. (2016b). Dicionário-Aberto: construção semiautomática de uma funcionalidade codificadora. In A. Lemaréchal, P. Koch & P. Swiggers (eds.) Actes du XXVIIe Congrès international de linguistique et de philologie romanes (2013), pp. 201-300, Nancy, july. ALTIF. Section 16: Projets en cours; ressources et outils nouveaux.

Tarp, S. (2009). Beyond Lexicography: New Visions and Challenges in the Information Age. In H. Bergenholtz, S. Nielsen & S. Tarp (eds.) Lexicography at a crossroads. Dictionaries and Encyclopedias Today, Lexicographical Tools Tomorrow. Bern: Peter Lang AG, International Academic Publishers, pp. 17-32. [OpenAIRE]

Tasovac, T. (2010). Reimagining the Dictionary, or Why Lexicography Needs Digital Humanities. In Digital Humanities 2010, pp. 254-256.

Trap-Jensen, L. (2018). Lexicography between NLP and Linguistics: Aspects of Theory and Practice. In Proceedings of the XVIII EURALEX International Congress: Lexicography in Global Contexts. Ljubljana: Ljubljana University Press, Faculty of Arts, pp. 25-37.

DACL: Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa Contemporânea. (2001). João Malaca Casteleiro (coord.), 2 vols. Lisboa: Academia das Ciências de Lisboa & Editorial Verbo. New digital edition under revision.

Funded by
FCT| UID/LIN/03213/2019
Project
UID/LIN/03213/2019
Linguistics Center - Universidade Nova de Lisboa
  • Funder: Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, I.P. (FCT)
  • Project Code: UID/LIN/03213/2019
  • Funding stream: 6817 - DCRRNI ID
,
EC| ELEXIS
Project
ELEXIS
European Lexicographic Infrastructure
  • Funder: European Commission (EC)
  • Project Code: 731015
  • Funding stream: H2020 | RIA
Validated by funder
Related to Research communities
DARIAH EU
moresidebar