Welcome to ASL Signbank

ASL Signbank is a collection of ASL signs linked with ID glosses.

Public access allows you to view videos of ASL signs along with translation equivalents (or keywords). Just go ahead and start browsing by clicking on "show all signs" under the "Signs" tab above.

If you register with an account, you will have access to more detailed information per sign. If you have a login account, go ahead and log in by clicking on the login button above. If you need one, please contact us. NOTE: Online registration is currently not working. Please contact Julie dot Hochgesang at Gallaudet dot edu to request an account. 


** UPDATE as of December 22, 2020, we've identified the problem and have been able to resolve it. If issues persist, please reach out to Julie. as of December 14, 2020. Guest accounts are unable to search for specific entries and click on results. Error pages are popping up. We are looking into it. Thanks for your reports. If you need immediate access, please contact julie dot hochgesang at gallaudet dot edu**


ASL Signbank can be linked with ELAN! Go ahead and use the ECV link here - https://aslsignbank.haskins.yale.edu/static/ecv/asl.ecv

To see how to link the ECV and to use the ASL Signbank as a lexicon service, please see this video by Onno Crasborn or the ELAN manual.

To learn more about the freely available ASL Signbank and the project it is affiliated with - SLAAASh - please click on the "about" tab above. 

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