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Adding Words to Manuscripts: From PagesXML to TEITOK

  • Maarten JanssenEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11057)

Abstract

This article describes a two-step method for transcribing historic manuscripts. In this method, the first step uses a page-based representation making it easy to transcribe the document page-by-page and line-by-line, while the second step converts this to the TEI/XML text-based format, in order to make sure the document becomes fully searchable.

Keywords

Manuscript transcription TEI/XML Linguistic annotation 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.CELGA-ILTECUniversidade de CoimbraCoimbraPortugal

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