Software tools for language and cultural data, with support for complex scripts.


Fieldworks enables linguists to be highly productive when building a lexicon and interlinearizing texts. Powerful bulk editing tools can save hours of work. Fieldworks allows control of which fields and entries show up in a dictionary publication. Through Pathway, beautiful dictionaries can be exported easily. Send/Receive Project allows users to collaborate with colleagues located anywhere.

Word Collection

A major goal of Language Explorer is to support Rapid Word Collection, also known as the Dictionary Development Process, a, a method for quickly creating dictionaries.

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Sharing Data

Send/Receive allows FLEx and WeSay users to share data with each other over the Internet, a USB drive or a local shared drive.

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Data Configuration

The latest version of FLEx includes much more extensive configuration possibilities when creating a dictionary.

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Common questions

Where can I get help using FieldWorks??

Problems with the program should be sent to We also have a Google Group of experienced FLEx users who are glad to help. For more information, go to the Help and Training page

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