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  • The Institute of the Czech Language of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic - http://www.ujc.cas.cz/

    The Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic is the main public institution dealïng with elementary research in the Czech Republic. The Institute of the Czech Language belongs to the section of humanities and philological sciences. It was established in 1946 from the original Office of the Dictionary of Czech Language that existed since 1911. It deals with research concerning contemporary Czech and its history.

  • Internet Language Guide ÚJČ AV ČR - language counselling - http://www.ujc.cas.cz/
  • Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic Library - http://www.ujc.cas.cz/

Linguistic magazines online

Dictionaries online

  • Handy Czech Language Dictionary (the largest Czech monolingual dictionary of the years 1935-1957) - http://bara.ujc.cas.cz/psjc/
  • Dictionary of standard Czech (the second largest monolingual dictionary; 1st edition 1960 -1971, 2nd edition 1989) - http://ssjc.ujc.cas.cz/
  • Dictionary of the standard Czech for schools and the public (a single-volume dictionary intended for practical use; first edition in 1978, the last edition 2009 ), Internet Language Guide ÚJČ AV ČR, dictionary part - http://prirucka.ujc.cas.cz/

More about dictionaries on the web site of the Department of Contemporary Lexicology and Lexicography ÚJČ AV ČR: http://lexiko.ujc.cas.cz/heslare/dictionary.php

Selected university departments

Czech for foreigners

Czech for Medical Students

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