We have compiled a list of helpful resources for new and seasoned professionals alike. Please keep in mind this list does not follow any particular order of precedence. We are always open to new ideas and on the lookout for awesome information, so if you happen to know of a great resource that should be included here, please do not hesitate to contact us!

Journals-Newsletters-Style guides
Translation Journal
The Toolbox Newsletter
Style guide for translations into Spanish (PDF), by Helen Eby

IATE Terminology Database
Microsoft Language Portal
3000+ Translation Glossaries

Business School for translators
List of ATA-approved Translation and Interpreting Schools
ATA Business Practices Education Committee

Resources developed by ATA’s Certification Committee
The following resources were designed for the ATA certification exam but are useful for all translators to review the quality of their translations.
Framework for standardized error marking of translations
Flowchart for error point decisions (PDF)
ATA Style Guide for Translation Exams (Into-English Grading Standards)
ATA Certification Exam Overview
ATA Certification Registration form

Advocacy resources
ATA responds to DHS
When the Department of Homeland Security called for comment on its Language Access Plans in November of 2014, ATA responded with an in-depth analysis and review:
This document may be helpful to interpreters and translators as they look for ways to explain the translation and interpreting credentials and other quality issues to their clients and as they look for ways to boost their own professional profile.

ATA Division Sites
Arabic Language Division
Chinese Language Division Blog 
French Language Division
German Language Division
Interpreting Division
Italian Language Division
Japanese Language Division
Korean Language Division
Language Technology Division
Literary Division
Medical Division
Nordic Division
Portuguese Language Division
Science and Technology Division
Slavic Languages Division
Spanish Language Division
Translation Company Division

One thought on “Resources

  1. Helen, this is a great compilation of resources. Please keep it on the top level so it is always available. I feel like I need to see this kind of list every time I visit the blog.

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