Confidence in LDC Language Resources

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The LDC Catalog is recognized as a trustworthy data repository under the CoreTrustSeal certification established by the ISCU World Data System and the Data Seal of Approval. This means that the Catalog meets a series of high standards regarding data access, rights management, curation and archival storage. As researchers and funding authorities increasingly require that data remain accessible, useful and meaningful into the future, data repositories are more important than ever. The Catalog has served as a permanent archive for language resources since its inception. LDC joins the other certified organizations in the commitment to promote and maintain sustainable and trustworthy data infrastructures.