The Online Linguistic Database (OLD)
The Online Linguistic Database (OLD) is software for linguistic fieldwork. It helps groups of linguists, language documenters, and/or language community members to collaboratively build a web-accessible database of their language data.
- Collaboration and data sharing
- Advanced search
- Automatic morpheme cross-referencing
- Configurable validation
- Morphological parser & phonology builder
- Text creation
- User access control
- Open source
- Graphical User Interface: Dative
- RESTful JSON API
The OLD is software for creating RESTful web services that send and receive data in JSON format. It is written in Python using the Pylons web framework and a MySQL database.