ILC Library is freely accessible. Its catalogues, constantly updated, are freely consultable on line.

Biblioteca dell'Istituto di Linguistica Computazionale (ILC)

Location: Institute for Computational Linguistics (ILC) - CNR Research Area - Pisa - Via Giuseppe Moruzzi 1 - Building A - Gate 15 - 1st Floor

Opening times: working days 9:30-16:00 (by appointment)

Manager: Sara Goggi
Tel.: [+39] 050 315 2836 | e-Mail:

ILC Library Collection

ILC Library contains about 6,400 volumes published from the second post-war period to the present day. The Collection includes 3,000 monographs, more than 2,000 volumes of Grey Literature (national and international research reports, proceedings of conferences in the field of computational linguistics organized by the most important International Associations - such as ACL, ACH, EADH (formerly ALLC), ACLA, AILA, ELRA, EURALEX, ICCL etc. - and a collection of 24 titles among the principal specialised Italian and foreign periodicals.

Main disciplinary areas: Computational Linguistics, General Linguistics, Psycholinguistics, Sociolinguistics, Language Teaching, Philosophy of Language, History of Language, Philology.

The catalogue of the ILC Library Collection is available in BIBLOS and in MOP.

"Antonio Zampolli" Collection

In addition to the ILC Library Collection, there is also the "Antonio Zampolli" Collection, donated by the founder of the Institute. The historical value of such a collection is invaluable. This collection is made up of 1,400 specialist texts, some of which are unique examples in Italy and among the few ones in the world representing the origins of Computational Linguistics.

Topics: statistical surveys, syntactic systems and models of language acquisition, automatic content processing, automatic language processing, machine translation, computational lexicography and lexicography, computational philology.

The catalogue of the "Antonio Zampolli" Collection is available in BIBLOS.

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Volume "Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche. L’impresa scientifica 1923-2013"