How to Cite the Corpus

If you use the Tunisian corpus for your research, we ask that you please cite us as follows:

  • McNeil, Karen and Miled Faiza. (2010-) Tunisian Arabic Corpus (TAC): 895,000 words. Available online at

In addition, unless you exclude the "SMS" category, please cite the SMS/ Facebook contribution:

  • Jihene Younes, Hadhemi Achour and Emna Souissi, "Constructing linguistic resources for the Tunisian dialect using textual user-generated contents on the social web" In Proceedings of the 1st International Workshop on Natural Language Processing for Informal Text (NLPIT 2015) In conjunction with The International Conference on Web Engineering (ICWE 2015), Rotterdam, The Netherlands, 2015, pp. 3--14.