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Translator’s Workplace is a foundational library of reference materials selected for the work of Bible Translation. This extraordinary collection has been gathered to meet the varying needs of translators worldwide and includes Bibles, Greek and Hebrew texts, dictionaries, commentaries, translation handbooks, articles and other reference materials. Please view the links to the resource title lists for more information.
Notable publishers have graciously permitted the use of resources within the TW collection to be distributed to those specifically assigned the work of Bible Translation. The license request form will help guide individuals through the eligibility requirements.
It is simply the most complete economical library of translation resources currently available.
Bureau du Traducteur (BdT) is a French-only set of resources that is an optional component of a Translator's Workplace Logos Edition license. If you already have a license for TW Logos Edition and wish to add BdT resources to your collection, please fill out this form.
Note: A TW Logos Edition license is a one time fee. All general future updates and additions of resources to TW Logos and the French only BdT resources will be covered by this one time license fee.
There are 4 unique product/delivery combinations: 1) TW Logos Download, 2) TW 5.1 (Folio) DVD, 3) TW 5.1 (Folio) Download, and 4) TW 5.1.1 Update (Folio) Download. Please scroll down to view each item and select the one that meets your needs.
Please see the Frequently Asked Questions at http://www.sil.org/resources/publications/tw/faq to learn about the licensing process common to both Translator's Notes and Translator's Workplace. Becoming familiar with the requirements will help you in the application process.
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Translator’s Workplace Folio Edition is our legacy electronic resource library and research tool that Bible translators and translation consultants have relied on for the past 20 years. Delivered on DVD, Translator’s Workplace 5.1/5.1.1 (Folio) contains more than 1,000 resources in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese and other languages (the user interface is in English only). We encourage new TW users to purchase the TW Logos Edition instead.
This download is for users who already have a TW 5.1 license and have already installed TW 5.1. This Translator’s Workplace 5.1.1 Update (Folio) is delivered via electronic download. To view the full update description click here.
To download the complete installation instructions click here.
This DVD is for TW users who already have a TW 5.1 license and have already installed TW 5.1. It includes only Translator’s Workplace 5.1.1 Update (Folio) and is delivered on the traditional DVD.