The School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures houses a number of research centres working on different languages and cultures, such as:

  • Alwaleed Centre, which aims to promote a better understanding of Islam
  • CASAW, studying the Arab World
  • Centre de recherches francophones belges, working on francophone Belgian culture
  • Confucius Institute, promoting ties with China
  • Centre for the History of the Book
  • Dashkova Centre, studying the Russian language
  • EERC, conducting research on Scottish life and society

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  • Annotated Reference Corpus of Scottish Gaelic (ARCOSG) 

    Lamb, William; Arbuthnot, Sharon; Naismith, Susanna; Danso, Samuel
    A representative, tagged corpus of Scottish Gaelic, divided into 8 registers (4 spoken, 4 written) of approximately 10k words each. The corpus is presented as individual txt files. The corpus was hand-tagged by Lamb, ...