"To have another language is to possess a second soul." -Charlemagne
COURT INTERPRETATION LINKS:
U.S. Court Interpreter Certification //www.uscourts.gov/interpretprog/interp_prog.html
SELTINET: Southeastern Legal Interpreters and Translators Network, based in Alabama and Tennessee. A network of certified, experienced court interpreters, medical interpreters, translators, transcribers, expert winesses, etc. Presentations for CLE, judges' conferences, bar associations, etc.
NAJIT: They have closed their mailing list to the public, but their site still provides some useful general information.National Association of Judiciary Interpreters and Translators
TN Supreme Court Rules regarding Interpreters. Now, if only our judges would follow them! //www.tsc.state.tn.us/OPINIONS/TSC/RULES/TNRulesOfCourt/06SUPCT25_end.htm#41
Tennesee Association of Professional Interpreters and Translators: www.tapit.org
National Center for State Courts interpreter info: //www.ncsconline.org/D_Research/CourtInterp.html
American Translators' Association: //www.atanet.org/
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers INTERPRETER CHECKLIST for attorneys: //www.nacdl.org/CHAMPION/ARTICLES/98jun03.htm
Commercial hunting supply website: great source of vocabulary in Spanish regarding firearms. //www.canana.com/armas/Armacorta.htm
Great reference materials for many languages: //www.traduit.net/linktrad.htm
ALATICOS: International business consultancy. Ala-Tίcos International, LLC is an International Business Consultancy/ Facilitator connecting a diverse clientele interested in buying or selling Renewable Resources including Scrap Metal and other commodities such as Rice and Fresh Fruits & Vegetables.
Learn Catalan over the Internet! //www.mylanguageexchange.com/Learn/Catalan.asp
Government of Catalonia://www.gencat.net/index_eng.htm
Interesting, although at times historically/politically uninformed, language-learning page://www.omniglot.com/
Target Language Services, Madrid, Spain
News in Catalan from El Periódico de Cataluña
Coordination and Review, Civil Rights Division, USDOJ, for reporting civil rights violations by entities receiving federal funds://www.usdoj.gov/crt/cor/contact.htm
An absolutely lovely site about the love of flying, with great quotes, poetry, history. Something for everyone here. Thanks, Dave English!
Documentary / campaign: Spanish authorities accuse 14-year-old of terrorism for demanding labeling in Catalan language. See the film in 5 parts, Read more about the bogus terrorism charge at: www.victoralexandre.cat. There's even a play.
Emily Moore Editing Service, editing and copy-writing in Knoxville, TN.
Acràsia: An independent distribution and production company in Barcelona, specializing in cinema and other productions in Catalan.
Neat little free subtitling program from Uruguay: "Subtitle Workshop"
Express Scribe: Free transcription software from Australia. Fair dinkum, mate!
VLC, an open-source multimedia player software, also handy for transcribing.