Free Publications for Clients
Learn how to avoid costly mistakes and find the language services you need.
Getting it Right
These mini guides help you navigate the process of hiring and working with a language professional. Available in multiple languages, these guides can be downloaded for free.
Free Publications for ATA Members
The ATA Chronicle
Providing in-depth articles covering vital aspects of the industry, The ATA Chronicle is the premier publication for language professionals. Paid subscriptions are available to non-members.
TransIation and Interpreting Services Survey
This industry-wide survey provides a comprehensive picture of the market, including income and pay rate data by type of service, language, specialty, and more. An Executive Summary of this survey is available online at no cost.
ATA offers a variety of publications for translators and interpreters. ATA members receive discounts of up to 30%.
Due to concerns over the coronavirus pandemic and related government directives, ATA has temporarily stopped processing publication orders. Thank you for your continued support and understanding during this time.
The road to a successful translation business is often much harder than it has to be. This indispensable guide to setting up shop, offers lessons learned and shows you how to avoid the most common mistakes — from finding clients to collecting payment.
A comprehensive guide for both new and experienced patent translators. Includes use of translation memory software, overview of the international patent system, management of patent litigation projects, and industry-specific resources.
ATA Scholarly Monograph Series
This peer-reviewed series addresses research and professional issues in the translation and interpreting community worldwide. These collections of scholarly articles range from issues of training and business environments to case studies or aspects of specialization relevant to translators and interpreters, trainers, and researchers.