Paper: First ideas of user-adapted views of lexicographic data exemplified on OWID and elexiko

ACL ID W08-1906
Title First ideas of user-adapted views of lexicographic data exemplified on OWID and elexiko
Venue Coling 2008: Proceedings of the workshop on Knowledge and Reasoning for Answering Questions
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Year 2008
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This paper is a project report of the lexi- cographic Internet portal OWID, an Online Vocabulary Information System of German which is being built at the In- stitute of German Language in Mann- heim (IDS). Overall, the contents of the portal and its technical approaches will be presented. The lexical database is structured in a granular way which al- lows to extend possible search options for lexicographers. Against the back- ground of current research on using elec- tronic dictionaries, the project OWID is also working on first ideas of user- adapted access and user-adapted views of the lexicographic data. Due to the fact that the portal OWID comprises diction- aries which are available online it is pos- sible to change the design and functions of the website easily (in compari...