Linguistic digital tools training

The Lab
Level 2 of the Digital Studio
West Wing of Arts West
(access via the rear lift)


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Nick Thieberger

This digital tools workshop aims to introduce concepts in language data management, in particular for language documentation projects. It will present two popular current tools, one for transcription of media (Elan) and the other for annotation of text and for lexicon building (FLEx).

Please register by March 1st if you would like to attend:


  • 9am - 10 am Linguistic data management
  • 10.30 -12.30 Elan intro and practicum
  • 1.30-3.30 FLEx intro and practicum

Please bring a laptop and have Elan and Simple Elan loaded, both available here:, as well as FLEx (Windows only) available here:

This workshop is supported by the Research Unit for Indigenous Language and the ARC Centre of Excellence for the Dynamics of Language.