Communities developing resources and competencies for using their languages
Foundational understanding for language development work of all kinds
Publications, fonts and computer tools for language development, translation and research
SIL offers training in disciplines relevant to sustainable language development.
7,097 languages are spoken or signed. CLICK for map of world languages & regional websites.
SIL's dedication to language development past and present
It is very important to archive the lexical database periodically throughout the life of the dictionary development process. (The Repository for Electronic Archiving and Publishing (REAP) is a storehouse of digital resources for the SIL community.)