Please note that CATMA is represented on the internet in two ways:

  1. The CATMA web application—our text annotation and analysis web application CATMA, which is the subject of the current website, is accessed separately at Use of the web application requires compulsory user registration, mandatory acknowledgment of the terms of use as well as an active session log-in. All legal detail relating to the use of the CATMA web application is detailed under terms of use.
  2. The CATMA website (which you are visiting at present)


Person responsible for the content of CATMA website at, including all sub-pages and tutorials accessed from this domain publicly and without prior registration or log-in and for the CATMA web application at within the context of the terms of use:

Prof. Dr. Jan Christoph Meister

Project Lead CATMA

Department of Languages, Literatures and Media I

Überseering 35

Postfach #15

22297 Hamburg



Phone: +49 40 42838-2972

Mail to: jan-c-meister[at]

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All information on this website is thoroughly selected and checked. However, it cannot be guaranteed that all information given is correct. The CATMA project does not accept any responsibility whatsoever for the validity and/or legality of the content. Hyperlinked content on external websites is not being checked. If any damage occurs caused by the contents linked or referred to from this pages, the CATMA project is not liable. The CATMA project is also not liable for indirect damages as a result of the website’s use.

All textual content and graphical/photographic material on this website is © CATMA 2019ff. Please consult the following copyright information before re-using any of these.

Third parties may re-use the CATMA logo under the following conditions:

  • The logo can only be used to point to the product CATMA. When used with a link on a web page, it should point to the URL You will visualize and promote your own branding more prominent than you use the CATMA logo. The CATMA logo only can be used as a secondary brand, which means it has to be clear for an average viewer that this is not an official CATMA website, publication or product.
  • You can use the CATMA logo on promotion products, such as T-shirts or caps or trade show booths, provided it is a secondary brand as described in bullet 1.
  • The logo is used unaltered, without fancy enhancements, in original colors, original typography, and always complete (logo + text).
  • In case you use the logo on products you sell commercially, you always have to contact us with a picture of how it will be used, and ask for explicit permission.

If you have further questions or doubts, do not hesitate to contact us.