English resources

German resources

Local search engines


Online dictionaries.

BBC Education Learning Zone - Languages

BBC Languages Homepage

Bubbles Translations

Provider of professional translations and localisation, as well as a free, online translation tool.

C&IT Centre

Cambridge University Language Centre

Note esp. the Resource Library.

Graham Davies

Collection of langauge- and IT-related Web sites.

Dictionaries online -

Esperanto, Free books in ~

From Project Gutenberg.

European Schoolbooks Ltd

Foreign Language Resources

From Education Unlimited, Guardian Newspapers Limited.

Free Languages Online

Links to free courses in English, French, German, Italian and Spanish.

French - Really Useful French Teaching Site

By Steve Glover, Habergham High School, Burnley.

Hindi dictionary - Shabdkosh

Information and Communications Technology for Language Teachers

Internet Resources for Language Teachers & Learners

Klingon Language Institute

languages ICT

From CILT. Gateway to information and ICT guidance for teachers of languages.

Lingu@NET Web Sites for Languages

Maintained by CILT (Centre for Information on Language Teaching and Research).



'Multilingual E-Translation Portal' Also dictionary.

MERLOT (Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching)

Monash on CALL

The Norwegian Wiki

From University College London.


'A guide to writing systems.'

Phonetics - Department of Phonetics & Linguistics, UCL

Portals to the World

From the Library of Congress.

Research in Modern Languages in the UK


Russian language services.

Russian - A Helpful Guide to the Russian Language

Russian - Super Russian

By Jim Becker. 'lots of sites that can be helpful for you for learning more about Russia and the Russian language and culture'

Separated by a common language

Sources - Wikisource

'Repository of source texts in any language which are either in the public domain, or are released under the GNU Free Documentation License'

Subject Centre for Langauges, Linguistics and Area Studies

From the Learning and Teaching Support Network.

Translation Industry Career Guide

From lingo24.


For free online language courses in about eighty languages.


Yahoo! Social Science:Linguistics and Human Languages:Languages:Specific Languages

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Bridge to China



Japanese literature free to download. Includes Akutagawa etc.

CiNii Books

Corpus of Spontaneous Japanese

Dictionary - Jim Breen's WWWJDIC Japanese-English Dictionary Server

Electronic journal of contemporary Japanese studies

Japan Library Group


Japanese dictionary. Just hover with your mouse!

Tangorin Online Japanese Dictionary


From YouTube.

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The Blue House

Democratic People's Republic Of Korea

Hotel Shilla

Korea National Tourism Organization

Korean Central News Agency of DPRK

Linguistics - Department of Linguistics, Seoul National University

Seoul Metropolitan Government

The Society of Korean-American Scholars


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British Deaf Association

The Two-Handed Manual Alphabet used by many Sighted Deaf people

BSL Alphabet

Animated. From Jas' Homepage.

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Hindi Links

UK India

Punjab Online

Includes downloadable Punjabi and Hindi fonts and keyboard mapping.

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Language Reference


Downloadable dictionaries inc. Japanese.

'On-line dictionaries and glossaries, translators tools, translation memories, machine translation, etc.'

OneLook Dictionaries

Interface to various technical dictionaries.

Latin & Greek Lexicons

From Perseus Project, Tufts University.

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Freeware for recording and editing sound. Available for Mac OS X, Microsoft Windows, GNU/Linux, and other operating systems.


Shareware for editing sound.


Shows you how good your knowledge of a language is.


Free multimedia authoring system for language instruction.

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Unicode and Multilingual Support in HTML, Fonts, Web Browsers and Other Applications

By Alan Wood.

Unicode character ranges and the Unicode fonts that support them

By Alan Wood.

Unicode - Code Charts

From Unicode, Inc.

The Unicode Standard, Version 4.0

In PDF format. From Unicode, Inc.

Unicode - Unihan Database

'database of information regarding the CJK Unified Ideographs (Unihan) which are a part of the Unicode Standard, Version 4.0' From Unicode, Inc.

Unicode - What is Unicode?

From Unicode, Inc.

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Last updated 18 July 2018.