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Researcher of the Month: Eliisa Uotila

15.8.2019

Researcher of the Month: Eliisa Uotila Photo: Panu Koski   Kielipankki – The Language Bank of Finland is a service for researchers using language resources. Eliisa Uotila, PhD student at University of Helsinki, Department of Finnish, Finno-Ugrian and Scandinavian Studies, tells us about her ongoing research on the Easy-to-Read Finnish corpora available in the Language […]


Researcher of the Month: Niko Partanen

15.7.2019

Researcher of the Month: Niko Partanen Photo: Sonja Holopainen, Kotus   Kielipankki – The Language Bank of Finland is a service for researchers using language resources. Niko Partanen, researcher in the Kone Foundation funded project Language Documentation meets Language Technology: The Next Step in the Description of Komi tells us about his ongoing research in […]


RDHum2019, August 14-16, preliminary program and abstracts now available

26.6.2019

Research Data and Humanities (RDHum2019), August 14-16, 2019 in Oulu, Finland The preliminary program and the book of abstracts have been published on the conference website https://www.oulu.fi/suomenkieli/node/55261   Registration: by July 31, 2019, see the instructions on the website. Further information: RDHum2019 [AT] oulu.fi Welcome to Oulu!


Researcher of the Month: Olli Silvennoinen

14.6.2019

Researcher of the Month: Olli Silvennoinen Photo: Hanna Westerlund   Kielipankki – The Language Bank of Finland is a service for researchers using language resources. Doctoral researcher at the University of Helsinki Olli Silvennoinen tells us about his ongoing research in which he makes use of the Kielipankki resource ArkiSyn Database of Finnish Conversational Discourse, […]


CSC news: One of the most competitive sopercomputers in the world to be placed in Finland

7.6.2019

CSC IT Centre for Science ltd news 7.6.2019 One of the most competitive supercomputers in the world to be placed in Finland CSC datacenter in Kajaani will host a pan-European high-performance supercomputer. The machine will be about ten times more powerful than the most powerful supercomputer currently in Europe. The decision was made by the […]


Researcher of the Month: Tim Reus

15.5.2019

Researcher of the Month: Tim Reus Photo: Mikko Hietanen   Kielipankki – The Language Bank of Finland is a service for researchers using language resources. Doctoral researcher at the University of Jyväskylä Tim Reus tells us about his ongoing research in which he makes use of the Kielipankki resource Triangle of Aspects Analysis of Frozen. […]


Test and comment: Semfinlex corpora (beta) published in Korp

13.5.2019

Semfinlex (beta) published in Korp Finnish Parliament original statutes from 1734-2018 in Finnish, korp version http://urn.fi/urn:nbn:fi:lb-2019042601   Finnish Parliament original statutes from 1920-2018 in Swedish, korp version http://urn.fi/urn:nbn:fi:lb-2019042603   Finnish Parliament original statutes from 1920-2018, korp version (Finnish-Swedish parallel corpus) http://urn.fi/urn:nbn:fi:lb-2019042605   Finnish Supreme and Supreme Administrative Court decisions from 1980-2018 in Finnish, korp version […]


Corpus of Finnish Sign Language: conversations published

13.5.2019

Corpus of Finnish Sign Language: conversations Corpus of Finnish Sign Language: conversations has been made available for restricted use at http://urn.fi/urn:nbn:fi:lb-1001100120284.


Corpus of Finnish Sign Language: elicited narratives published

11.5.2019

Corpus of Finnish Sign Language: elicited narratives Corpus of Finnish Sign Language: elicited narratives has been made available for public use at http://urn.fi/urn:nbn:fi:lb-1001100120286.


Kielipankki Roadshow in Joensuu at The XLVI Annual Conference of Linguistics 16-18 May

2.5.2019

Suomeksi The XLVI Annual Conference of Linguistics will be organized in Joensuu by the University of Eastern Finland. The theme of the conference is language, life, and the society. The Language Bank of Finland will be present during the conference and especially on Friday morning, you might notice some people wearing a pale blue t-shirt […]


FIN-CLARIN visits the workshop Digital Parliamentary data and research 3.5.

2.5.2019

Introduction to the Language Bank of Finland at the workshop “Digital Parliamentary data and research” Friday 3 May at 12.00 Aalto University (Otaniemi), CS-Building, Room T4 / A238 (Konemiehentie 2) The aim of the workshop was to discuss the novel digital parliamentary datasets—in particular those of Parliament of Finland—their use in research, the related research […]


FinnWordNet has moved to Sanat

29.4.2019

FinnWordNet has moved to Sanat Due to closing down the old server, the Finnish WordNet (FinnWordNet) is now available on the platform Sanat provided by the Language Bank of Finland. In Sanat, you can make searches in FinnWordNet. If you wish to make use of FinnWordNet in your own technical applications, you can access the […]


Researcher of the Month: Emma Nortio

14.4.2019

Researcher of the Month: Emma Nortio Photo: Emma Nortio   Kielipankki – The Language Bank of Finland is a service for researchers using language resources. Doctoral researcher at the University of Helsinki Emma Nortio tells us about her ongoing research in which she makes use of the Kielipankki resource Suomi24. Who are you? My name […]


New version of the Plenary Sessions of the Parliament of Finland available

20.3.2019

A new version of the resource Plenary Sessions of the Parliament of Finland, Kielipankki Korp Version 1.1 is available The Plenary Sessions of the Parliament of Finland, Kielipankki Korp Version 1.1 has been updated to a new version that is now available in the concordance interface Korp in the Language Bank of Finland. The name […]


Researcher of the Month: Ilja Moshnikov

15.3.2019

Researcher of the Month: Ilja Moshnikov Photo: Varpu Heiskanen, University of Eastern Finland   Kielipankki – The Language Bank of Finland is a service for researchers using language resources. Doctoral researcher at the University of Eastern Finland Ilja Moshnikov tells us about his ongoing research in which he makes use of the Kielipankki resources The […]


Researcher of the Month: Tero Alstola

13.2.2019

Researcher of the Month: Tero Alstola Photo: Lauri Laine / ANEE Helsinki   Kielipankki – The Language Bank of Finland is a service for researchers using language resources. Posdoctoral researcher at the University of Helsinki Tero Alstola tells us about his ongoing research in which she makes use of the Kielipankki resource Open Richly Annotated […]


Researcher of the Month: Johanna Kalja-Voima

11.1.2019

Researcher of the Month: Johanna Kalja-Voima Photo: Bamboo Visual Design   Kielipankki – The Language Bank of Finland is a service for researchers using language resources. Lecturer in the Finnish language Johanna Kalja-Voima tells us about her ongoing research in which she makes use of the Kielipankki resource The Suomi 24 Corpus. Who are you? […]


Researcher of the Month: Lari Vainio

13.12.2018

Researcher of the Month: Lari Vainio Photo: Markku Verkasalo   Kielipankki – The Language Bank of Finland is a service for researchers using language resources. University Researcher Lari Vainio tells us about his ongoing research in which he makes use of the Kielipankki resource Psycholinguistic Descriptives. Who are you? My name is Lari Vainio. I […]


Regards from the Transkribus User Conference in Vienna

4.12.2018

Regards from the Transkribus User Conference in Vienna Researchers at the University of Innsbruck have developed an application that can read the most illegible scrawl and convert it to Unicode. Naturally it also converts text that is easier to read, including printed text. The core function of the software is called HTR, which stands for […]


RDHum 2019 2nd CfP

4.12.2018

Research Data and Humanities – RDHum 2019 University of Oulu, August 14-16, 2019 Second Call for Papers Digital resources and technology are used more and more within the humanities and the social sciences. Researchers in digital humanities gather, administer and share rapidly accumulating digital resources. They also need various research methods and tools in working […]


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