Wednesday, February 22, 2017

The Classical Language Toolkit (CLTK)

Retrieved from the website [22.02.2017]

The Classical Language Toolkit (CLTK) offers natural language processing (NLP) support for the languages of Ancient, Classical, and Medieval Eurasia. Greek and Latin functionality are currently most complete.


  • compile analysis-friendly corpora;
  • collect and generate linguistic data;
  • act as a free and open platform for generating scientific research.

Academic Advisors

  • Neil Coffee, University at Buffalo (Associate Professor of Classics); Tesserae (Principal Investigator)
  • Gregory Crane, Universität Leipzig (Humboldt Chair of Digital Humanities), Tufts University (Professor of Classics); Perseus (Editor–in–Chief) and Open Philology (Director)
  • Peter Meineck, New York University (Associate Professor of Classics); Aquila Theatre (Founder), Ancient Greeks/Modern Lives (Founder, Director)
  • Leonard Muellner, Brandeis University (Professor Emeritus of Classical Studies); Center for Hellenic Studies (Director of Publications, Information Technology and Libraries)