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I.Sicily: an epidoc corpus for ancient Sicily

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This paper introduces the EpiDoc corpus of inscriptions on stone for ancientSicily, I.Sicily. The project is one of the first attempts to generate a substantialregional corpus in EpiDoc. The project is confronting a number of challengesthat may be of wider interest to the digital epigraphy community, includingthose of unique identifiers, linked data, museum collections, mapping, anddata conversion and integration, and these are briefly outlined in the paper.

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Author(s): Prag JRW, Chartrand J, Cummings J

Editor(s): S. Orlandi, R. Santucci, P.M Liuzzo and F. Mambrini

Publication type: Book Chapter

Publication status: Published

Book Title: Digital and Traditional Epigraphy in Context: The Proceedings of the Second EAGLE International Conference

Year: 2017

Pages: 83-96

Online publication date: 01/01/2017

Acceptance date: 01/12/2016

Publisher: Sapienza Università Editrice

Place Published: Rome


DOI: 10.13133/978-88-9377-021-7

Notes: Licensed CC BY-NC-ND

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ISBN: 9788893770217