Resources for Interpretation Students

Websites:

AIIC (International Association of Conference Interpreters)
Home page of the International Association of Conference Interpreters with information for beginniers and students, interpretation news, job opportunities, a webzine, and more. (Cookies must be enabled).

Interpreters Division of American Translators Association
Chapter of the ATA specifically for interpreters, with articles, tips, resources, and news of organized events.

Interpreting for Europe
Career opportunities for interpreters with the European Union with information on hiring and links to Interpretation Directorates for the different branches of the EU.

Logotec Language Services
Commercial site but with many useful links to professional associations for translators and interpreters all over the world, dictionaries, termbanks, glossaries and EU sites.

National Association of Judiciary Interpreters and Translators (NAJIT)
Nonprofit professional association based in Seattle. Provides valuable links and an FAQ on court interpreting as well as selected articles from their quarterly newsletter Proteus.

National Council on Interpreting in Health Care (NCIHC)
Home page of the national association for health care interpreters.

UN-INTERPRETERS.ORG
Master list of glossaries for UN interpreters with links to many multilingual glossaries dealing with subjects of interest to the UN, in the six official UN languages - English, French, Spanish, Russian, Chinese and Arabic.

Online journals

Communicate
A webzine for conference interpreters and the conference industry in English and French from AIIC.

The Interpreters Voice
Quarterly newsletter of the Interpreters Division of the American Translators Association.

Proteus
Selected articles from Proteus, the newsletter of the National Association of Judiciary Interpreters and Translators.

TRANSlating & INTerpreting
Refereed international journal of translation and interpreting research, hosted by the University of Western Sydney's Interpreting and Translation Research Node. For researchers, educators, students and practitioners of interpreting and translation, as well as others interested in the discipline.

Periodicals in the MIIS Library

Across Languages and Cultures (print and online)
ATA Chronicle
International Journal of Interpreter Education (print and online)
Forum: Internationa Journal of Interpretation and Translation
L'Interprète: bulletin de l'Association d'interprètes et de traducteurs
The Interpreter and Translator Trainer (print and online)
The Interpreters' Newsletter (online)
Interpreting: international journal of research and practice in interpreting
MDU: Fachzeitschrift für Dolmetscher und Übersetzer
Мосты: журнал переводчиков ("Mosty" in catalog)
Sendebar: boletín de la E.U.T.I. de Granada
Translation and Interpreting Studies: The Journal of the American Translation and Interpreting Studies Association (print and online)

Books+ on Interpreting in the MIIS Library

Find resources at the following call numbers in all collections:

K2155       for Court Interpreting (+ more letters/numbers added on for specific regions or countries)
P306         for General T&I books
P306.2      for T&I Study and Teaching (also very general, includes notetaking)
P306.6      for Vocational Guidance (downstairs in Career colletion)
P306.8      for T&I related to a specific region or country
P306.9      for Collective Biographies of Translators and Interpreters
P306.92    for Individual Biographies of Translators and Interpreters
P306.945  for Consecutive Interpreting
P306.947  for Public Service Interpreting
P306.95    for Simultaneous Interpreting
R119.5      for Healthcare interpreting

Also try entering the following SUBJECT headings in the online catalog search box:

Translating and interpreting (everything generally or + subcategory)
Court interpreting and translating (+ country or region if desired)
Note-taking
Consecutive interpreting
Simultaneous interpreting
Public service interpreting
Health facilities--Translating services
Translating and interpreting--Vocational guidance
Translators--(+Country optional)--Biography