TRANSLATOR RESOURCes

Starting from scratch is not easy. That is why we share such translator resources to help colleagues save time. We take the effort out of the process so you can leverage notes, worksheets, templates, scripts and more. Kindly share this page to help other linguists benefit, too.

"Hello, Carlos Djomo. Thanks very much for this initiative."
Karla SANT'ANNA
Freelance Translator

DO YOU SPEAK
SPEAK L10N?

Get access to the translation industry jargon by downloading this free ebook. Authored by Gábor Ugray, memoQ founder, the resource walks you through the most commonly used expressions in the translation industry.

EUROPEAN UNION OPEN DATA PORTAL

This is a collection of zipped Translation memories from the EU’s Directorate General for Translation (DGT) provided for linguists working on EU-related documentation. Translation memories are provided in most (if not all) official languages of the European Union.

TRANSLATION
jOURNALS

Get access to a growing list of Translation journals. Compiled by the European Society for Translation studies (EST), this list is made up of top class scholarly journals which publish the latest research on translation, interpreting, terminology and related topics.

FINDING CLIENTS, SPOTTING SCAMMERS

This is a handout from a seminar about strategies to find translation clients. You are equally shown easy ways and means to spot scammers and keep your identity safe. A must-read guide written in French.

TEXT ALIGNMENT TUTORIALS & TIPS

Have ever thought of leveraging bilingual corpus data to feed up your translation memories (TMs)? Do you know you can import data from a client’s multingual website as a way to deliver consistent translations? This guide to text alignement and TM productivity shows how to take advantage of a free text aligner and do wonders.

tRANslator BRAnding sheet

There is a misconception that translation and branding are mutually exclusive. This short guide walks you through what it takes to build a strong translator’s personal brand, with real-life examples and further readings.

STILL NEED MORE?

Discover the book which teaches simple yet effective ways to search and find virtually ANYTHING online. The Internet is an ocean, this will be your compass!