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Our research links are divided into two categories.
One is about language-related topics, including on-line dictionaries and encyclopedias. The other covers the spectrum of professional domains in which Avitra is doing translations.

We invite you to send us the addresses of useful web sites. We will add the best of them to the list, so as to let quality prevail over quantity and keep the list manageable.

Multilingual Dictionaries
www.yourdictionary.com superb large number of dictionaries, glossaries, reference works etc.

www.europa.eu.int/eurodicautom/Controller superb dict. of 12 euro languages.

www.ultralingua.com/english/products.html dict. Ger/Eng/Spa/Fre ($30); download trial versions.

www.onelook.com/ word search in 600 dict. within one site.

www.babylon.com/ multilingual dict. with important links.

Multilingual Specialist terminology
www.babylonia.org.uk/ Multilanguage website about computers and their language.

Indian Dictionaries
www.uni-koeln.de/phil-fak/indologie/tamil/mwd_search.html Sanskrit/English lexicon.

English Dictionaries
www.m-w.com/netdict.htm Eng/Eng.

www.cup.cam.ac.uk/elt/dictionary/ Eng/Eng

www.wordsmyth.net/ Eng/Eng.

English Specialist terminology
French Dictionaries
elsap1.unicaen.fr/dicosyn.html Fre/Fre.

www.french-linguistics.co.uk/dictionary/ Fre/Eng. dict. with several links.

French Specialist terminology
www.liensutiles.org/dico.htm Fre/Fre links to a large variety of professional terms dictionaries.

German Dictionaries
wortschatz.uni-leipzig.de/index.html Ger/Ger.

www.css.qmw.ac.uk/foreign/eng-german.htm Eng/Ger.

German Specialist terminology
www.fh-konstanz.de/studium/fachb/bi/eurocode/suche_e.html Ger/Eng. structural engineering.

dict.leo.org/ online information from Techn. Univ. Munich, with dict. Eng/Ger 236634 entries.

www.tecnologix.net/de/dict/fset_.html Eng/Ger professional lexicon (Laixicon) for engineers.

Spanish Dictionaries
www.rae.es/niveli/buscon/autoridad2.htm Spa-Spa.

www3.anaya.es/diccionario/diccionar.htm Spa-Spa.

Italian Dictionaries
www.garzanti.it/ Ita-Ita.

Dutch Dictionaries
www.vandale.nl/ dict. Dut/Dut. & business terms.

www.kramerswoordenboeken.nl/home.html dict. Dutch into several languages.

Dutch Specialist terminology
www.abnamro.nl/banktermen/ banking terms.

www.nrc.nl economical terms.

www.dds.nl/~ecbn/almdeel2abc/abc_ecb4.htm European Union terms.

allserv.rug.ac.be/~rvdstich/eugloss/NE/lijst.html medical terms.

www.wwli.com/translation/netglos/glossary/dutch.html internet terms.

www.ming-automatisering.nl/definities/ informatics terms.

www.wallstreetweb.nl/gids/woordenlijst/glossary.html finance terms.

www.floor.nl/management/mtjargon1.html management terms.

www.sci.kun.nl/woc/ organic chemistry terms.

www.mensink.nl/servlets/nl.mensink.ncl.query/index/a.html computer terms.

www.angelfire.com/ca/vlietstra/ extensive glossary of technical terms.

Translators journals & other
www.literarytranslators.org American literary translators association; prof. forum & services.

gort.ucsd.edu/newjour/l/msg02302.html Language Today, leading magazine for translators.

www.language-international.com./ Language International, e-zine for translators.

www.sil.org/ethnologue/ data on more than 6000 languages and dialects.

homepage.uibk.ac.at/~c61302/tranlink.html links to translation organizations and agencies.

Language courses
www.study-languages.com Learn foreign language course - study at foreign language schools and make friends all over the world.

Domains (English language sites)
www.iso.ch/ the International Organisation for Standardization.

www.go-global.com/globallinks.html superb global links, intern. references, conversions, etc.

arl.cni.org/scomm/edir/index.html directory of on line journals and e-mail forums.

hpamerica.com/hpahome8a.shtml Internet encyclopedia of current research in all fields.


www.theatlantic.com/ The Atlantic Review on-line; for lovers of literature.

www.isa-alberta.org/ superb conversion tables for anything you can think of.

www.nist.gov/welcome.html National Institute of Standards and Technology.

Health Care

Human Sciences


Religion/Spirituality General
sun.sino.uni-heidelberg.de/igcs/igphil.htm superb Univ. of Heidelberg, links to world religions.

Religion/Spirituality India
alaike.lcc.hawaii.edu/sg/hinduism/index.html Hinduism. Univ. of Hawaii.

www.pantheon.org/mythica/areas/hindu/ Indian Mythology search engine.

www.theosophy-nw.org/theosnw/ctg/ae-aj.htm superb Theosophical Glossary.

www.hindunet.org/bin/search.cgi Indian topics search engine.

www.agora.stm.it/p.magnone/indology.htm superb Indological researches.

Travel/Hospitality General
www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/meeting.html gives time differences between cities.

www.go-global.com/ varied world information for travellers.

oddens.geog.uu.nl/index.html superb geographical maps for any purpose.

Travel/Hospitality India
mapsofindia.com/ all possible maps of India.

www.odci.gov/cia/publications/factbook/in.html all facts on India.

www.hindunet.org/bin/search.cgi festivals in India.

www.lib.umich.edu/libhome/area.programs/south.asia/salinks.html facts on India Univ. Michigan.

www.agora.stm.it/p.magnone/indology.htm superb Indological researches.

www.uni-koeln.de/phil-fak/indologie/tamil/cap_search.htm superb Tamil & Indian culture.

Utilities & Energy
www.osti.gov/resource.html overview of significant databases on energy and technology.

www.auroville.org/ the official Auroville web site.

www.trussel.com/f_books.htm superb site for finding (used) books.

www.addall.com/used/ fast and good out-of-print book site.

gort.ucsd.edu/newjour/ an archive (search engine) for electronic journals and news letters.

www.chennaionline.com useful local information.

www.productreviewnet.com/home.html reviews of consumer products (incl. computer hardware).

www.appliedlanguage.com translation and localization knowledge base.

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