Digital Library > Linguistics
Indigenous Language Institute
"...collaborates with indigenous communities to revitalize and perpetuate the languages and culture of the original inhabitants of the Americas."
Electronic Helps for Language Field Work
"a new generation of software that brings you an array of helps to make you more productive in your language work."
By Benjamin F. Elson
"This is a glossary of terms used in the morphological, syntactic, and pragmatic analysis of text. It does not necessarily include terms specific to particular theoretical models (e.g. tagmeme). The glossary was compiled by the International Linguistics Department of the Summer Institute of Linguistics (Dallas, TX)."
SIL Electronic Survey Reports
"SIL Electronic Survey Reports (SILESR) is a serial publication of the Summer Institute of Linguistics (Dallas, TX). The series publishes reports on sociolinguistic surveys carried out by SIL field members. These survey reports provide information for language development decisions."
SIL Electronic Working Papers
"...a serial published by the Summer Institute of Linguistics (Dallas, TX). The papers are authored primarily by SIL members. The series publishes papers on language and culture, especially as related to minor and endangered languages. Subject areas include linguistics, sociolinguistics, anthropology, translation, literacy, language learning, and computing."
Sounds of the World's Animals
"Animals make much the same sounds around the world, but each language expresses them differently. English and French cows sound the same, but not in English and French! Explore the sounds of the world's languages through the sounds of the world's animals."
By Catherine N. Ball, Dept. of Linguistics, Georgetown University
Written in Stone : Inscriptions from the National Museum of Saudi Arabia
"The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is rich in ancient inscriptions. They form a priceless resource for the study of the region's cultural and linguistic heritage ... This 'virtual exhibition' presents some examples of the Epigraphy Collections of the National Museum of Saudi Arabia, many published here for the first time. The exhibition is presented as the first product of an international partnership between the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution (Washington, DC, USA) and the National Museum of Saudi Arabia (Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia)."
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