Types of catalogue items

The ELG catalogue includes:

  • Language resources and technologies (LRTs), further classified into:

    • tools & services: services that run in the cloud, but also downloadable tools, source code, etc.,

    • corpora a.k.a datasets: collections of text documents, audio transcripts, audio and video recordings, etc.,

    • models & computational grammars, collectively referred to as language descriptions,

    • lexical/conceptual resources, comprising computational lexica, gazetteers, ontologies, term lists, etc.

  • related activities and stakeholders from the wider area of language technology:

    • projects that have funded the development of LRTs or in which they have been deployed,

    • organizations (and divisions), as well as groups and persons active in language technology in Europe.

The following diagram depicts the taxonomy of catalogue items:

Overview of ELG entities


The current release doesn’t display groups and persons. Moreover, documents and licences are described as separate entities, but they are not shown as main entities in the catalogue.