If you ever need to know whether a particular book
has been translated and who the translator is, then this
database provided by UNESCO will be useful to you.
The database contains bibliographical information
on books translated and published in the UNESCO
Member States since 1979 and contains over 1,600,000
entries in many disciplines. The site also allows you
to view information on the most translated authors,
languages and themes.
Talking Glossary of Genetic Terms
This audio resource, in English and Spanish, can help people
without a scientific background to understand and/or
translate information in the field of genetic research.
Each term is accompanied by a full definition, audio
explanation, images and links to related terms.
New Dictionaries and Glossaries
Below are some interesting resources that we have
recently added to the lexicool directory:|
Glossary of snow and avalanches (DE-EN-FR-IT)
This comprehensive glossary, compiled by the Federal
Institute (Swiss) of Snow and Avalanche Studies
offers translations and explanations in four languages
for each term or expression. The glossary is also
available in a printable PDF format (monolingual - one
file per language).
European Psychoanalytical Federation Glossary (DE-EN-ES-FI-FR-IT-PT)
This excellent glossary offers translations of terms
and concepts in nine languages in the field of psychoanalytics.
Once you have selected the interface language (English, French
or German), the glossary opens in a small window making it easier to
use whilst translating.
SOLON Multilingual Legal Glossary of Equivalences (BG-CS-DA-DE-EN-ES-ET-FI-FR-HU-IT-LT-LV-NL-PL-PT-RU-SK-SL-SV-TR)
Glossary of terms considered equivalent with regard to
law in the current and future member states of the European Union.
Football Dictionary (CA-EN-ES-FR)
An excellent online dictionary, published by the Termcat
terminology centre, offering all the common and technical terms
relating to football, a little known sport involving a piece
of leather (or plastic) being kicked around a field.
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