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Computational Linguistics (journal)

Computational Linguistics 
Former names
American Journal of Computational Linguistics
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
Comput. Ling.
Discipline Computational linguistics
Language English
Edited by Paola Merlo
Publication details
Publication history
Frequency Quarterly
Impact factor
ISSN 0891-2017 (print)
1530-9312 (web)
OCLC no. 44539138
  • Journal homepage
  • Online access
  • Online archive

Computational Linguistics is a peer-reviewed academic journal in the field of computational linguistics. It is published quarterly by MIT Press for the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL). The journal includes articles, squibs and book reviews.

The journal was established as the American Journal of Computational Linguistics in 1974 by David Hays and was originally published only as open access journal, freely available to anyone.[1]


Editors in chief:

  • David Hays (1974–1978)
  • George Heidorn (1980–1982)
  • James F. Allen (1982–1993)
  • Julia Hirschberg (1993–2003)
  • Robert Dale (2003–2014)
  • Paola Merlo (2014–present[2])


  1. ^ Dale, Robert (December 2008). "What's the Future for Computational Linguistics?". Computational Linguistics (Cambridge, Massachusetts: MIT Press) 34 (4): 621–624.  
  2. ^

External links

  • Official website
  • Historical information from Julia Hirschberg, Editor, Computational Linguistics, updated June 2002

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