Humanities Faculty

General Linguistics

Useful Links

Below are a variety of useful links and resources (Software, Data-Gathering, Digital Map Materials, etc.) for General Linguistics studies.

Further Information and Resources

The World Atlas of Language Structures (WALS):

http://wals.info/

Documentation of Endangered Languages (DoBeS Programm):

http://www.mpi.nl/DOBES

Homepage of the Institute for German Language (IDS):

http://www.ids-mannheim.de/

The International Phonetic Association (IPA):

http://www.langsci.ucl.ac.uk/ipa

Software for Linguistic Research and Documentation

Corpora

British National Corpus (BNC):

http://corpus.byu.edu/bnc/

Archive of Spoken German (DGD):

http://agd.ids-mannheim.de/index.shtml

Corpus Search, Management and Analysis System (COSMAS):

http://www.ids-mannheim.de/cosmas2/