Download and citations

Downloading the corpus

The corpus is available in full here as a ZIP archive. It is in the XML TEI format. It is the newest version 0.9, from 25.09.2022. The previous version 0.8 was published on 29.05.2021.

A citation example

The example below should be adapted to the citation standard that you use.

Rutkowski, Szymon (2022). Corpus of sejmik documents of Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth. Version 0.9.

Using the corpus

The corpus is available in full on the free license: Creative Commons Attribution. The license pertains to the corpus in the compiled form and does not pertain to the copyrights of the documents themselves and their printed editions (which, to the best of knowledge of the corpus author, have expired).

In practice, this means that the corpus can be used for any purpose, also commercially, as long as there is an information on the origin (see the citation guidelines above).

Correspondence from users on their uses and publications is warmly welcome, to the address szymon /at/ then we will be able to mention it on the website.