Retrieve existing sign language multimedia
This feature would search for and retrieve sign language alternative versions of multimedia. For example, if a sign language translation exists for a news clip, this will be retrieved regardless of the portal through which the user watches the video.
Discussion by Disabilities
Deaf and Hard of Hearing
This feature makes it easy for users to find sign language translations of videos even when browsing on mainstream video websites.
Related Research and Papers
- Sign Language Structure: An Outline of the Visual Communication Systems of the American Deaf- William C. Stokoe, Jr.
- Sign language transcription conventions for the ECHO Project- Annika Nonhebel, Onno Crasborn and Els van der Kooij
- Sign language transcription at the level of meaning components: The Berkeley Transcription System (BTS)- Dan I. Slobin, Nini Hoiting, Michelle Anthony, Yael Biederman, Marlon Kuntze, Reyna Lindert, Jennie Pyers, Helen Thumann and Amy Weinberg