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  • Scribus - Open Source Desktop Publishing

    Scribus is an Open Source program that brings award-winning professional page layout to Linux/UNIX, Mac OS X, OS/2 Warp 4/eComStation and Windows desktops with a combination of "press-ready" output and new approaches to page layout. Underneath the modern and user friendly interface, Scribus supports professional publishing features, such as CMYK color, separations, Spot Colors, ICC color management and versatile PDF creation.

  • Dekereke

    Dekereke is a phonology software tool. 

  • SynPhony

    SynPhony is a browser-based program that facilitates the rapid production of literacy materials in alphabetically written languages. Being browser-based means it can be accessed from a web server OR your personal hard drive. In both cases it will display in your browser. SynPhony allows the computer to dynamically find language material that corresponds to the reading level of any particular stage in a literacy curriculum. It is unicode aware and can handle many different writing systems, including syllabic scripts. To date SynPhony has successfully been implemented in 12...

  • Bantu Literacy Tool

    An outdated program. It has now been replaced by Primer Pro.

    http://lingtransoft.info/apps/primerpro

     

  • PrimerPro

    The purpose of PrimerPro is to assist the literacy worker in the development of primers for a given language. The application performs these functions (and more):

    • It can suggest a teaching order of the graphemes based upon a word list or text data, using an algorithm which calculates their productivity.

    • It supports alphabets that contains consonants, vowels, tones and/or syllographs.

    • It can give a list of words containing any given grapheme from the word list or text data.

    • It can track "graphemes taught"...

  • Art Of Reading

    A collection of over 10,000 images from SIL and national artists around the world. These black and white line drawings are suitable for use in a wide variety of literacy materials, newsletters, bulletin board displays, and other cultural awareness materials. They are indexed by country, author, keywords, and other categories.

  • Phonology Assistant 3

    This program keeps track of phonetic data either typed directly in or drawn from one or more data sources (Toolbox, Fieldworks Language Explorer, Speech Analyzer files with transcriptions). If sound files are included in the source data, the user can listen to them directly in Phonology Assistant. PA has many analytical features, such as

  • Scripture App Builder

    Scripture App Builder is a tool for taking formatted text like USFM files from Paratext and making them into an Android app that will display the text on an Android phone or tablet. If audio files exist, they can be built into the app, so that as the audio plays, the corresponding words in the text are highlighted. If you use HearThis to record the audio for your Paratext project, incorporating the two together in an app is quite straightforward (HearThis automatically stores the timing information needed for the text-audio synchronization). 

  • Bloom

    Learning to read takes books. Learning to read well, and developing a love of reading, takes lots of books.  Books at all different skill levels. But how are low-literacy language communities ever to get all those books in their language?  They can do it with Bloom.

    Bloom uses collections of "shell books" that come with multiple source languages. Read the ones you understand, type in a translation in your...

  • Reading App Builder

    Reading App Builder helps you build customized apps for Android and iOS smartphones and tablets. You can use it to make apps containing picture books, health and community development materials, song books, illustrated stories and libraries of easy-to-read books for new readers – each with the option of synchronizing text and audio, highlighting each phrase as it is read. The app menus, icon, splash screen and colors can all be customized for your language and culture.

    All the content can be packaged into the app, so app users can have full access even without a live Internet...