Reference Corpus of Early New High German (1350–1650)

Accessing the corpus

The Reference Corpus of Early New High German can be accessed via the corpus query tool ANNIS.

In the drop-down menu “Corpus List/Visible” on the left, the desired subcorpus can be selected. In addition, the selection of “ReF.MLU+RUB” shows all texts that are included in the corpus.

ANNIS Corpus List

Alternatively, we provide a compressed archive with the individual texts in CorA-XML and TIGER-XML file format. The detailed text overview contains links to PDF versions of the text transcriptions (without annotations). These can also be downloaded here as a single archive.

License

The Reference Corpus of Early New High German is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

Creative Commons License

If you use this corpus in your work, please cite it as follows:

Wegera, Klaus-Peter; Solms, Hans-Joachim; Demske, Ulrike; Dipper, Stefanie (2021). Referenzkorpus Frühneuhochdeutsch (1350–1650), Version 1.0, https://www.linguistics.ruhr-uni-bochum.de/ref/. ISLRN 918-968-828-554-7.