Tools for Corpus Linguistics

A hopefully comprehensive list of currently 266 tools used in corpus compilation and analysis.

This list is kept up to date by its users. Hence, please feel free to contribute by suggesting new tools. You can also make suggestions, e.g., corrections, regarding individual tools by clicking the symbol. As this is a non-commercial side (side, side) project, checking and incorporating updates usually takes some time.

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Top 25 Tags

All Tags
concordancer 44
annotation 40
visualization 27
tagging 19
pos tagger 17
text analysis 17
wordlists 16
compilation 11
statistics 11
keywords 11
collocation 10
qda 9
lexis 8
parser 8
readability 7
tokenizer 7
mixed methods 6
web-based 6
spoken 6
analysis 6
python 5
crawler 5
transcription 5
semantics 5
xml 5

There is also a comprehensive list of all tags in the database.

Tools [transcription]

Tool Description Tags Platforms Pricing
ELAN Transcription and annotation of sound or video filestranscription, annotationLinux, Mac, WindowsFree
EXMARaLDA Tool for transcription, annotation, corpus analysis of spoken datatranscription, annotation, analysisFree
f4transkript Software for transcribing audio datatranscription, spokenWindows, Max, LinuxCommercial
TASX-Annotator Tool for multilevel annotation and transcription of (multi-channel) video and audio data.multilevel tagger, transcriptionWindows, Mac, Linux, SolarisDown
The (Phonetic) Transcription Editor An editor for creating phonetic transcriptionstranscriptionWindowsFree

Last Updated: January 29, 2023.

In case you are interested, the data is also available in JSON format.