The Cnr-Istituto di Linguistica Computazionale “Antonio Zampolli” (CNR-ILC) is part of the Cnr-Dipartimento Scienze Umane e Sociali, Patrimonio Culturale of the Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche and conducts research in the field of Computational Linguistics.

CNR-ILC is also involved in training, technology transfer and publishing activities.

Research groups and laboratories

ComPhys Lab

Basic research aimed at the development of computational models of language behaviour.


ItaliaNLP Lab

Natural Language Processing (NLP) and Knowledge Management through the development of language models based on probabilistic algorithms and neural networks.


CoPhi Lab

Models, methods and techniques for the preservation, intelligent use, linguistic and philological study of texts.


LaRI Group

Optimisation of the research in the field of Language Engineering and the language resource production cycle.


KLAB Group

Models, methodologies and tools for representation, construction, automatic text extraction, integration and use of lexical, terminological and ontological resources.



CLARIN-IT, the Italian node of CLARIN (Common Language Resources and Technology Infrastructure), makes digital language resources available to scholars and researchers of all disciplines, in particular of the Social Sciences and Humanities (SSH).


ILC4CLARIN is a Core Trust Seal certified (Type B) CLARIN Service Delivery Centre that provides language services and a repository for storage and preservation of data from the Social Sciences and Humanities (SSH) community.



H2IOSC – Humanities and cultural Heritage Italian Open Science Cloud


Skills4EOSC – Skills for the European Open Science commons: creating a training ecosystem for Open and FAIR science

VocaBO – Vocabolario di Boccaccio online


GraspOS – GraspOS: Next Generation Research Assessment to Promote Open Science


TALMUD – Babylonian Talmud Translation Project

STARWARS – STormwAteR and WastewAteR networkS heterogeneous data AI-driven management


CWALM – A lexical corpus-based model of Contemporary Written Arabic


LITHME – Language In The Human Machine Era


CIRCE – Counteracting accent dIscrimination pRactiCes in Education


TAILOR – Foundations of Trustworthy AI – Integrating Reasoning, Learning and Optimization


ReadLet – Leggere per capire. Un'indagine ICT-driven su larga scala delle strategie di lettura dei bambini di prima elementare


Ancient Italy – Lingue e culture dell'Italia antica: Linguistica Storica e modelli digitali


RAISE – Robotics and AI for Socio-economic Empowerment


GreekSchools – The Greek philosophical schools according to Europe’s earliest ‘history of philosophy’: Towards a new pioneering critical edition of Philodemus’ Arrangement of the Philosophers

News & Events

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Call for n. 1 Post-Graduate Fellowship

Call for n. 1 Post-Graduate Fellowship within the “Old Words for a New World: Translating Christianity to Baltic Pagans” research…

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Call for n. 1 Post-Graduate Fellowship

Fellowship within the “The French in/of Italy: Code-MixiNG in Medieval Europe (FrIngE Project)” – PRIN2022, n. 2022XRFSXR – CUP B53D23023260006…


Dal 16 al 22 dicembre 2023 si terrà ad Agadir – Essaouira, in Marocco, la settima edizione di IEE CiSt’23…