Open Stylometric System WebSty: Towards Multilingual and Multipurpose Workbench

Maciej Piasecki
Faculty of Computer Science and Management, Wroclaw University of Science and Technology, Poland

Tomasz Walkowiak
Faculty of Electronics, Wroclaw University of Science and Technology, Poland

Maciej Eder
Institute of Polish Language, Polish Academy of Sciences and Pedagogical, University of Kraków, Poland

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Ingår i: Selected papers from the CLARIN Annual Conference 2017, Budapest, 18–20 September 2017

Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings 147:12, s. 145-158

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Publicerad: 2018-05-16

ISBN: 978-91-7685-273-6

ISSN: 1650-3686 (tryckt), 1650-3740 (online)


WebSty is an open, web-based stylometric system designed for Social Sciences & Humanities (SS&H) users. It was designed according to the CLARIN philosophy: no need for installation, minimised requirements on the users’ technical skills and knowledge, and focus on SS&H tasks. In the paper, we present its latest extension with several visualisation methods, techniques for the extraction of characteristic features, and support for multilinguality.


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