Alaska Native Language Archive

Online Dictionary Resources for Alaska Native Languages

Many dictionaries of Alaska Native languages have been scanned are are available as searchable PDF documents. Still others include web-accessible versions. The following is a list of electronic dictionary resources in our collection. This list is expanding as we continue to digitize our collection, so check back often for additional resources.  Those materials marked with a book icon () can be purchased in book form from the Alaska Native Language Center for a nominal cost.


  • Inupiaq
  • Alutiiq
    • Nanwalegmiut Paluwigmiut-llu Nupugnerit / Conversational Alutiiq Dictionary (Kenai Peninsula) (1978, PDF)  SU972L1978a book
    • A Conversational Dictionary of Kodiak Alutiiq (1978, PDF)  SU972L1978b book



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The above works are copyrighted by the National Bilingual Materials Development Center and/or the Alaska Native Language Center and are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License. This license prohibits unauthorized reproduction in any form for commercial use. Reproduction for education, non-profit use is permitted, provided the original authors/compilers are acknowledged.