African Languages in a Digital Age

Osborn, Don. 2010. African languages in a digital age: Challenges and opportunities for indigenous language computing. HSRC Press / IDRC.
                    ISBN: 978-0-7969-2249-6 / 166 pg. | e-ISBN: 978-1-55250-473-4

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Les langues africaines à l'ère du numérique

Traduction en français:

Osborn, Don. 2011. Les langues africaines à l'ère du numérique. Défis et opportunités de l'informatisation des langues autochtones. Presses de l'Université Laval / CRDI.
                    ISBN: 978-2-7637-9161-6 / 206 pg. | e-ISBN: 978-1-55250-496-3

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Some publications citing ALDA / LAEN

Chaitali Sinha and Raymond Hyma. 2014. "ICTs and Social Inclusion." In Heloise Emdon, et al, eds. Connecting ICTs to Development: The IDRC Experience. Anthem Press.

Eric W. Wamalwa and Stephen B.J. Oluoch, 2013, "Language Endangerment and Language Maintenance: Can Endangered Indigenous Languages of Kenya Be Electronically Preserved?" International Journal of Humanities and Social Science, Vol. 3 No. 7.

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