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Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

When a computer or a user is directly connected into a network and is capable of interacting with it, for example by querying the contents of a database.

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Research into the use of online dictionaries

Robert Lew.

in International Journal of Lexicography

June 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Lexicography. 9597 words.

Studies on dictionary use have been gaining ground over the last three decades or so, but while dictionary use has moved dynamically into the digital medium, user research on digital...

Online English Learners’ Dictionaries and Misspellings: One Year On

Robert Lew and Roger Mitton.

in International Journal of Lexicography

June 2013; p ublished online August 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Lexicography. 4348 words.

A previous study (Lew and Mitton 2011) found that the leading monolingual English learners’ dictionaries in their online versions coped poorly with misspelled words as search terms. This...

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Colours in Online Dictionaries: A Case of Functional Labels

Anna Dziemianko.

in International Journal of Lexicography

March 2015; p ublished online January 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Lexicography. 11115 words.

The study attempts to determine if the colour of functional (part-of-speech and syntactic) labels influences the speed and effectiveness of dictionary search for grammar as well as the...

Lexicography in a Minority Language: A Multifunctional Online Dutch-Frisian Dictionary

Pieter Duijff and Frits van der Kuip.

in International Journal of Lexicography

June 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Lexicography. 8205 words.

Abstract

The Fryske Akademy in Leeuwarden, the Netherlands, has begun compiling an online Dutch-Frisian dictionary (in Frisian: Online Nederlânsk-Frysk...

Online dictionary use: Key findings from an empirical research project

Carolin Müller-Spitzer, Alexander Koplenig and Antje Töpel.

in Electronic Lexicography

November 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Lexicography; Semantics. 10617 words.

This chapter summarizes some key findings of a research project on the use of online dictionaries, using established methods of empirical social research. The aim of this project is to...

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A Cambrian Explosion in Lexicography: Some Reflections for Designing and Constructing Specialised Online Dictionaries

Pedro A. Fuertes-Olivera.

in International Journal of Lexicography

June 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Lexicography. 7038 words.

The coming of age of the internet is reshaping entire industries and even changing the very notion of organisations, firms, and so on. Within this framework, which is referred to as a Cambr...

Online Dictionaries for Assisting Translators of Lsp Texts: The Accounting Dictionaries1

Pedro A. Fuertes-Olivera and Sandro Nielsen.

in International Journal of Lexicography

June 2012; p ublished online December 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Lexicography. 7626 words.

Bilingual specialized lexicography generally aims to facilitate communication within specialized domains. Bilingual terminology, in contrast, tends to focus on recording, structuring and...

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An Online Dictionary with Texts and Pedagogical Tools: The Yurok Language Project at Berkeley

Andrew Garrett.

in International Journal of Lexicography

December 2011; p ublished online July 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Lexicography. 4409 words.

In this paper, I report on an online dictionary project for a highly endangered Native language of North America. This project involves a dynamic lexicon, linked to a corpus of texts and...

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Adaptive Hypermedia and User-Oriented Data for Online Dictionaries: A Case Study on an English Dictionary of Finance for Indonesian Students

Deny Arnos Kwary.

in International Journal of Lexicography

March 2012; p ublished online April 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Lexicography. 7709 words.

The increase in the quantity of online dictionaries does not seem to go together with an increase in the quality of these dictionaries. This may be due to a lack of focus on dictionary...

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Sustainable lexicography: Where to go from here with the ANW (Algemeen Nederlands Woordenboek, An Online General Language Dictionary of Contemporary Dutch)?

Lut Colman.

in International Journal of Lexicography

June 2016; p ublished online March 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Lexicography. 6054 words.

The online dictionary of contemporary Dutch, which is compiled at the Institute for Dutch Lexicology (INL) in Leiden (http://inl.nl), has progressed to a point where decisions will soon...

Observing Online Dictionary Users: Studies Using Wiktionary Log Files

Carolin Müller-Spitzer, Sascha Wolfer and Alexander Koplenig.

in International Journal of Lexicography

March 2015; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Lexicography. 9306 words.

We present studies using the 2013 log files from the German version of Wiktionary. We investigate several lexicographically relevant variables and their effect on look-up frequency: Corpus...

Pedro Fuertes-Olivera, and Sven Tarp. Theory and Practice of Specialised Online Dictionaries. Lexicography and Terminography

Marie-Claude L’Homme.

in International Journal of Lexicography

March 2015; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Lexicography. 2608 words.

Alternative e-dictionaries: Uncovering dark practices

Hilary Nesi.

in Electronic Lexicography

November 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Lexicography; Semantics. 5482 words.

This chapter explores some popular types of e-dictionary that have been largely ignored in the academic literature, called, for the purposes of this chapter, ‘Alternative e-dictionaries’...

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The Lexis of Electronic Gaming on the Web: A Sinclairian Approach

Vincent B.Y. Ooi.

in International Journal of Lexicography

September 2008; p ublished online July 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Lexicography. 3635 words.

Further to the idea suggested in Ooi (2000) that Sinclair's most recent lexical model can be considered for examining linguistic phenomena on the Web such as electronic gaming, this paper...

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An Integrated e-Dictionary Application – The case of an Open Educational Trainer for Zulu

Gertrud Faaß and Sonja Bosch.

in International Journal of Lexicography

September 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Lexicography. 5035 words.

This article describes an English Zulu learners’ dictionary that is part of a larger set of information tools, namely an online Zulu course, an e-dictionary of possessives (which was...

Phrasal and Phraseological Synonymy in the Historical Thesaurus of the Oxford English Dictionary

Gabriele Knappe.

in International Journal of Lexicography

September 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Lexicography. 8899 words.

This paper explores how phraseological units compete with monolexical units in the monumental Historical Thesaurus of the Oxford English Dictionary (HTOED), primarily in its online version....

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Electronic Dictionary Entries with Animated Pictures: Lookup Preferences and Word Retention

Robert Lew and Joanna Doroszewska.

in International Journal of Lexicography

September 2009; p ublished online June 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Lexicography. 6343 words.

In a well-known study, Laufer and Hill (2000) used an experimental electronic dictionary to investigate the lookup patterns and preferences of Israeli and Chinese learners of English and...

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Why Lexical Semantics is Important for E-Lexicography and Why it is Equally Important to Hide its Formal Representations from Users of Dictionaries

Marie-Claude L’Homme.

in International Journal of Lexicography

December 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Lexicography. 5571 words.

This paper reviews different ways in which lexical semantics models can be applied to e-lexicography with a focus on specialized dictionaries for learners. I show how components of these...

Creating Specialised Dictionaries for Foreign Language Learners: A Case Study

Heiki-Jaan Kaalep and Jaan Mikk.

in International Journal of Lexicography

December 2008; p ublished online June 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Lexicography. 9159 words.

The paper describes a set of 12 specialised Estonian-Russian dictionaries for Russian schools, motivated by the socio-cultural context in Estonia that favours Russian-speaking people...

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Search and You Will Find. From Stand-Alone Lexicographic Tools to User Driven Task and Problem-oriented Multifunctional Leximats

Serge Verlinde, Patrick Leroyer and Jean Binon.

in International Journal of Lexicography

March 2010; p ublished online November 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Lexicography. 5298 words.

Regardless of their name (dictionary, glossary, encyclopaedia, or even ‘leximat’, in the case of a new generation of online, semi-automated lexicographic tools), subject-field, purpose, or...

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