LINGUIST List 13.882

Sat Mar 30 2002

FYI: Speech Recognition Application

Editor for this issue: Marie Klopfenstein <>


  1. LDC Office, New Release from the LDC

Message 1: New Release from the LDC

Date: Thu, 28 Mar 2002 13:03:03 -0500
From: LDC Office <>
Subject: New Release from the LDC

	 * 1998 HUB5 English Evaluation *

The Linguistic Data Consortium (LDC) is pleased to announce the
availability of the 1998 HUB5 English Evaluation. The 1998 Hub-5 
Evaluation is part of an ongoing series of evaluations conducted by
NIST. The focus of the evaluation was on the task of transcribing 
conversational telephone speech into text. The evaluation material
was drawn from the LDC publications, LDC97S62 SWITCHBOARD-1 Release 2,
LDC98S75 Switchboard-2 Phase 1, and LDC97S42 CALLHOME American English

For further information, including a link the NIST 1998 HUB5 English
Evaluation pages, please visit:

Institutions that have membership in the LDC during the 2002 
Membership Year will be able to receive this corpus free of charge. 
Nonmembers may purchase this publication for $1000. 

If you need additional information before placing your order, or 
would like to inquire about membership in the LDC, please send email to
<> or call (215) 573-1275.

- ------------------------------------------------------------------
Linguistic Data Consortium Phone: (215) 573-1275
3615 Market Street Fax: (215) 573-2175
Suite 200 email:
Philadelphia, PA 19104-2608 www:
Mail to author|Respond to list|Read more issues|LINGUIST home page|Top of issue