21 Most Popular Translation Books

21 Most Popular Translation Books

Starting a career as a translator is not an easy task, but, in order to simplify and make translation reading more enjoyable, the CTP Translation Program put together a list of the 21 most popular translation books.

If you are starting out as a translator or if you are already working within the industry some of these books can certainly help you enhance your resume, credibility, practical knowledge, and total value in the job market. If you don’t have enough experience or are trying to find better ways to develop your translation skills, these readings will provide you a solid and informative foundation for your career.

These books may help you improve your resume, translation knowledge and increase the credibility of your business and experience while practicing with potential clients and translation assignments.

Here is the list:
  1. After Babel: Aspects of Language and Translation
  2. A Practical Guide for Translators
  3. Becoming a Translator: An Introduction to the Theory and Practice of Translation
  4. Concise Dictionary of Twenty-Six Languages in Simultaneous Translation
  5. E-Book: The Translator Guide (free)
  6. How to Succeed as a Freelance Translator
  7. Introducing Translation Studies: Theories and Applications
  8. Internet Guide for Translators: Hints, Tips, and a Directory of over 1,000 Essential Sites
  9. Medical Language Instant Translator
  10. Managing Translation Services
  11. Nation, Language, and the Ethics of Translation
  12. Technical Translation: Usability Strategies for Translating Technical Documentation
  13. The Craft of Translation
  14. The Translator’s Handbook
  15. The Translator’s Invisibility: A History of Translation
  16. Thinking Arabic Translation
  17. Thinking French Translation
  18. Thinking German Translation
  19. Tokens of Exchange: The Problem of Translation in Global Circulations
  20. Translation: An Advanced Resource Book
  21. Translation and Globalization
-By Vanessa Greenway CTP Associate

Additional Related Resources:

1. Translator Certification
2. Translator FAQ
3. Online Translator Training
4. Translator Designation
5. Translation Certificate

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