Using existing data and tools for applied linguistics research

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This is a collection of links to places where SLA research tools and data seem to be on-line. This does not mean that their authentic versions should not be looked for in the authors' own writings.

1. Bibliographies
SLABIB
: http://homepage.ntlworld.com/vivian.c/SLA/SLABIB/SLABIBFRAME.htm
vocabulary: VARGA http://www.lognostics.co.uk/varga/
research techniques
: http://www.ling.lancs.ac.uk/staff/florencia/bib/method.htm

2. Existing data 
bilingual corpora: CHILDES Child Language Data Exchange System http://childes.psy.cmu.edu/
spelling mistake corpus:
http://homepage.ntlworld.com/vivian.c/SpellingData.htm
phonology data: Speech accent archive at George Mason University http://accent.gmu.edu/

L2 learner corpora

3. Existing tools
1 phonology:
as above
Summer Institute of Linguistics http://www.sil.org/linguistics/resources.html
2 vocabulary 
size
: Paul Nation http://www.victoria.ac.nz/lals/staff/paul-nation/vocabulary%20size%20test.pdf
http://homepage.ntlworld.com/vivian.c/Words/WordTests/TESTsizeBasic.htm
Word associations: http://www.eat.rl.ac.uk/
MRC Psycholinguistics DataBase: http://www.psy.uwa.edu.au/mrcdatabase/uwa_mrc.htm
Multiple word tests/lists etc: The Compleat Lexical Tutor http://www.lextutor.ca/
Picture naming norms: http://crl.ucsd.edu/~aszekely/ipnp/
3 syntax
: Oxford Placement Test. http://www.oup.com/elt/catalogue/isbn/7160?cc=gb#assoc_isbns
MLU: http://homepage.ntlworld.com/vivian.c/SLA/MLU.htm
on-line grammaticality judgements: http://llt.msu.edu/vol3num2/ayoun/
4 motivation
: http://homepage.ntlworld.com/vivian.c/SLA/Motivation.htm
AMTB: http://publish.uwo.ca/~gardner/englishamtb.pdf
5
language history questionnaire: Cog Sci Lab L2 history. http://cogsci.richmond.edu/LHQ.php
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free' on-line questionnaires of your own http://www.surveymonkey.com/
6 strategies SILL: adapted http://homepage.ntlworld.com/vivian.c/SLA/LearningStratsTest.htm
7 profiling: LARSP:             
http://www.cumbria.gov.uk/elibrary/Content/Internet/537/705/1109/1172/1189/3812811655.pdf
8 experiment generators:
Eprime http://www.pstnet.com/products/e-prime/