#LancsBox: Lancaster University corpus toolbox

Introduction


What is #LancsBox?

#LancsBox is a new-generation software package for the analysis of language data and corpora developed at
Lancaster University Lancaster University
■ Leading research in corpus linguistics.
■ 2015 Queen's Aniversary Prize.
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Main features of #LancsBox:

Acknowledgements: The development of #LancsBox was supported by ESRC grants ES/K002155/1 and EP/P001559/1.#LancsBox uses the multiple
third-party tools and librariesFull details are avaliable @ the credits page.
: Apache Tika, Gluegen, Groovy, JOGL, minlog, QuestDB, RSyntaxTextArea, smallseg and TreeTagger.

How to cite #LancsBox?

Brezina, V., McEnery, T., & Wattam, S. (2015). Collocations in context: A new perspective on collocation networks. International Journal of Corpus Linguistics, 20(2), 139-173.

How does #LancsBox work?

#LancsBox is very easy to use.
Download #LancsBoxDownload directly now.
, load data and start the analysis straightaway. Below is a brief overview of the
main functionalities For more details, see the User guide.
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#LancsBox team

Developers: Vaclav Brezina (lead developer), Tony McEnery and Matt Timperley.

Teaching materials coordinator: Dana Gablasova

Visual design assistance: Rachael Hill

Student helpers: Samuel Armstrong, David Ellis (both 2017 SPRINT internship)

Former collaborators: Steve Wattam (GraphColl, v. 1)

Other collaborators: We are looking for collaborators to help us develop #LancsBox support in
different languagesPlease get in touch @ v.brezina@lancaster.ac.uk.
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