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About IRIS

IRIS is a collection of instruments, materials, stimuli, data, and data coding and analysis tools used for research into languages, including first, second-, and beyond, and signed language learning, multilingualism, language education, language use, and language processing. Materials are freely accessible and searchable, easy to upload (for contributions) and download (for use).

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Project Directors

Project Administrator

  • Junlan Pan

Advisory Group

IRIS was founded in 2011, by Emma Marsden and Alison Mackey.

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