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.



RAISE – Robotics and AI for Socio-economic Empowerment


CIRCE – Counteracting accent dIscrimination pRactiCes in Education


Religious Diversity – Rappresentare la diversità religiosa in Europa: caratteristiche passate e presenti


H2IOSC – Humanities and cultural Heritage Italian Open Science Cloud


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


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


TALMUD – Babylonian Talmud Translation Project


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


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


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

BESTcc study – Behavioural economics, sigmoidoscopy and TC colonography


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


LITHME – Language In The Human Machine Era


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

ReadGround – Piattaforma cloud per il monitoraggio e il potenziamento a distanza delle capacità di lettura del bambino con videogiochi educativi

News & Events

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Call for Technologist III level

Activities: “AI/NLP methods for the development of technologies to support safety and environmental sustainability based on the monitoring of acoustic…

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Call for Researcher III level

Activities: “Data collection, analysis and monitoring of the cognitive level with particular reference to language skills” of the Spoke 1…

The new CNR-ILC website is now online

The new institutional website of the Cnr-Istituto di Linguistica Computazionale “Antonio Zampolli” is now online with many new features, starting…