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One of the goals of the CAST project was to develop an annotated corpus for automatic summarization. A description of the developed corpus can be found in:
If you want to find out more about the corpus you can:
- Laura Hasler, Constantin Orasan and Ruslan Mitkov (2003): Building better corpora for summarisation. In Proceedings of Corpus Linguistics 2003, Lancaster, UK, March, pp. 309 -- 319 (bib pdf)
- read a description of the corpus
- browse and compare the annotated texts. In addition this page also allows to run term-based summarisation methods on the annotated texts and measure their accuracy using precision and recall.
- download the corpus
If you use our corpus we would like to hear from you.