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Multilingual Zotero (In Test Phase)

Zotero announced today that they will be releasing Multilingual Zotero. This software will allow scholars that working in multiple languages to correctly format multilingual data. It also deletes duplicates. To learn more or to download the Multilingual Zotero, click on … Continue reading

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Three Ways to Burn Subtitles into a Video (AVI) File

*Update: A professor¬† informed us that he uses Handbrake to burn in subtitles into his films (that are not in English). Handbrake now allows you to add an .srt file when ripping a DVD. So there are 4 ways to … Continue reading

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App That Uses Augmented Reality to Translate Phrases

New app called Word Lens uses the iPhone’s camera to view a phrase in another language and translate the phrase right inside the camera, showing the translated text and not the original text (that is the augmented reality part of … Continue reading

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Free FSI Language Courses

The Foreign Service Institute has made their language courses public domain on the Internet. This is a great resource that provides audio and text material for a wide variety of languages (even for languages like Sinhala and Yoruba, which are … Continue reading

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List of Language Learning Materials that Are Free on the Internet

The Humanities Resource Center has put together a list of free online language learning materials that patrons can use to help them learn a new language. Most of the sites require you to create a user account. This list will … Continue reading

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