The Archaeotools project: faceted classification and natural language processing in an archaeological context

@article{Jeffrey2009TheAP,
  title={The Archaeotools project: faceted classification and natural language processing in an archaeological context},
  author={Stuart Jeffrey and Joanna C. Richards and Fabio Ciravegna and Stewart Waller and Sam Chapman and Z. Zhang},
  journal={Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences},
  year={2009},
  volume={367},
  pages={2507 - 2519}
}
  • S. Jeffrey, J. Richards, Z. Zhang
  • Published 28 June 2009
  • Computer Science
  • Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences
This paper describes ‘Archaeotools’, a major e-Science project in archaeology. The aim of the project is to use faceted classification and natural language processing to create an advanced infrastructure for archaeological research. The project aims to integrate over 1×106 structured database records referring to archaeological sites and monuments in the UK, with information extracted from semi-structured grey literature reports, and unstructured antiquarian journal accounts, in a single… 

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