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How to cite us

This page gives examples of how to cite the corpus and the articles on this site.

We would like you to acknowledge us by providing the information given in the examples, adjusted to stylesheet conventions as required.

The current version of the corpus is 2011.1, and the latest changes were made in March 2011.

Citing the entire corpus website:

"MEG-C" = The Middle English Grammar Corpus, version 2011.1, compiled by Merja Stenroos, Martti Mäkinen, Simon Horobin and Jeremy Smith, March 2011, University of Stavanger. <http://www.uis.no/research/culture/ the_middle_english_grammar_project/>. Accessed: 1 April 2011.

or:

Stenroos, Merja, Martti Mäkinen, Simon Horobin and Jeremy Smith (2011), The Middle English Grammar Corpus, version 2011.1. University of Stavanger. <http://www.uis.no/research/culture/ the_middle_english_grammar_project/>. Accessed: 1 April 2011.

Citing a specific flavour of the corpus:

Stenroos, Merja, Martti Mäkinen, Simon Horobin and Jeremy Smith (2011), The Middle English Grammar Corpus, version 2011.1. Concordance version. University of Stavanger. <http://www.uis.no/research/culture/ the_middle_english_grammar_project/>. Accessed: 1 April 2011.

Citing articles from the corpus site:

Stenroos, Merja and Kjetil V. Thengs (2011), "Catalogue of sources, version 2011.1", The Middle English Grammar Corpus, compiled by Merja Stenroos, Martti Mäkinen, Simon Horobin and Jeremy Smith, University of Stavanger. <http://www.uis.no/getfile.php/Forskning/Kultur/MEG/
Catalogue_2011_Master_3.pdf >. Accessed: 1 April 2011.

Citing individual corpus texts:

References to individual corpus texts should include the MEG-C codes for texts, e.g. "L0314" and a reference to the corpus flavour (e.g. Concordance version) where appropriate.