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Community Interpretation Resources

By the Translators in Residence Program at West Texas A&M University

In this site you will find curated resources that will help you develop your skills as a community interpreter and translator working with English and another language. Although not entirely, most resources are based on English from North America.


This is a site in development. If you have any suggestions or comments, please let us know!

Professional Glossaries

Glossary of Legal Terms by the US Courts:


Glossary of medical terms by the Department of Health and Human Services Office of Minority Health and the National Council on Interpreting in Health Care:


Glossary of terms for domestic violence cases by the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence:


Glossary of financial terms by Nationwide:

Glossary of financial terms by Investopedia:

Video Workshops and Best Practices

Video Workshop for best practices in community interpretation by the SAY IT FOR ME Program:

Video introduction to Interpreter Protocol and Standards of Practice by Clarity Interpreting:

Best Practices for Remote Interpreting by the North Carolina Department of Health Services:

Community Interpreting Best Practices by Rutgers:

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