Language Resources

Help Sheets

Tailored support for Aberystwyth University staff to assist with working within the Welsh Language Standards and the University’s Welsh language policies. Templates, vocabulary, sentences and names of departments and buildings.

National Database of Terms

The National Database of Terms where you can look up specific words online or download entire dictionaries to your translation memory.

Term Cymru

The terminology database created and maintained by the Welsh Assembly Government Translation Service.

Cysgliad

A computer package for your PC to help correct linguistic mistakes which includes a dictionary. For information on how to install Cysgliad on your PC go to https://faqs.aber.ac.uk/index.php?id=696

To Bach – Welsh Circumflex

To Bach is a free software available to download from the Software Centre which makes placing a cimcumflex and accents for Welsh very easy. By pressing Alt Gr and a letter, it places a circumflex (tô bach) on vowels e.g. â ê î ô û ŵ ŷ

Key Stroke

Symbol

Alt Gr + a

â

Alt Gr + e

ê

Alt Gr + o

ô

Alt Gr + i

î

Alt Gr + y

ŷ

Alt Gr + w

ŵ

Alt Gr + û

û

For students in particular:

Study Skills (In Welsh)

A series of help sheets in Welsh based on workshops developed by Elin ap Hywel, Author in Residence.

Y Porth

An e-learning platform for the Welsh Medium Higher Education Sector which includes learning and teaching resources and information about collaborative Welsh medium modules.

Gwerddon

Gwerddon is an academic e-journal which publishes scholarly research in Welsh in the Sciences, Arts and Humanities.