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Preserving material while allowing for change

Preserving digital material over time is not always easy. The research project PERICLES contributes to solutions that will benefit society at large.

The EU-financed research project PERICLES intends to find solutions to the challenges that arise in the work to ensure that digital material continues to be accessible in environments where technology and language change over time. As a part of the project, a tool has been developed in which semantic change is surveyed so that future generations will be able to understand linguistic nuances in documents from today.  Professor Sándor Darányi leads a research group at the University of Borås...