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Title: ELRA Language Resources Catalogue Update 7/08
Submitter: Helene Mazo
Description: ELRA is happy to announce that 4 new Speech Resources and 1 new Multimodal
Resource are now available in its catalogue.

ELRA-S0276 Swedish EUROM1 (EUROM1_S)
EUROM1 is the first really multilingual speech database produced in Europe.
Over 60 speakers per language pronounced numbers, sentences, isolated words
using close talking microphone. For more information, see:
http://catalog.elra.info/product_info.php?products_id=1066

ELRA-S0277 SpeechDat Galician Database for the Fixed Telephone Network
The SpeechDat Galician Database for the Fixed Telephone Network contains
the recordings of 653 speakers of Galician recorded over the fixed
telephone network. Each speaker uttered around 44 read and spontaneous
items. For more information, see:
http://catalog.elra.info/product_info.php?products_id=1067

ELRA-S0278 SmartWeb Handheld Corpus (SHC)
This corpus contains recordings spoken by 156 speakers in a human-machine
query situation. Users were asked to solve several tasks with a spoken
query system to the WWW using a smart phone as portable device in natural
environments (office, hall, restaurant, street). Recorded channels are the
Bluetooth headset over UMTS (telephone quality), the Bluetooth headset and
an additional collar microphone in high quality. See also ELRA-S0279 and
ELRA-S0280. For more information, see:
http://catalog.elra.info/product_info.php?products_id=1068

ELRA-S0279 SmartWeb Motorbike Corpus (SMC)
This corpus contains recordings spoken by 36 speakers in a human-machine
query situation on a running motor cycle (BMW). Bikers were asked to solve
several tasks with a spoken query system to the WWW using an integrated
system connected to a speech server via an UMTS connection. Recorded
channels are the Bluetooth helmet microphone over UMTS (telephone quality),
and - partly - the Bluetooth helmet microphone and an additional neck
microphone in high quality. See also ELRA-S0278 and ELRA-S0280. For more
information, see:
http://catalog.elra.info/product_info.php?products_id=1069

ELRA-S0280 SmartWeb Video Corpus (SVC)
This multimodal corpus contains 99 recordings each containing a
human-human-machine dialogue: one speaker (which is being recorded)
interacts with a human partner as well with a dialogue system via a smart
phone (SmartWeb system). See also ELRA-S0278 and ELRA-S0279. For more
information, see:
http://catalog.elra.info/product_info.php?products_id=1070

For more information on the catalogue, please contact Valérie Mapelli
at mapelli@elda.org.

Visit our on-line catalogue: http://catalog.elra.info.
Linguistic Field(s): Text/Corpus Linguistics

LL Issue: 19.2308
Date Posted: 20-Jul-2008

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