Foreign Rights & Content

Welcome to Jourist’s Foreign Rights website. Located in Hamburg, Germany, Jourist Publishing (Jourist Verlags GmbH) was founded in 1997 and focuses on publishing up-to-date and innovative encyclopedia apps, electronic dictionaries, language courses and other software products for various operating systems including iOS, Android, Windows and Mac.

Below you can find the titles which are available for licensing. We also license content for online applications, apps, electronic products and more.    

If you are interested in receiving reading copies, sample files or further information on titles or content, please do not hesitate to contact us. We look forward to hearing from you!

Foreign Rights & Content Licensing
Tel.: +49 40 / 21098 – 290
Fax: +49 40 / 21098 – 293
rights@jourist.com

Visual Dictionaries

EACH PICTURE SPEAKS MORE THAN A THOUSAND WORDS

A dictionary developed by terminology experts and professional 2D and 3D ilustrators, helping to make sense of the world around us.

This VISUAL DICTIONARY is perfect for putting together materials for language learners, or working with materials in a foreign language. You will find accurate, lifelike ilustrations accompanied by translations, covering a diverse range of categories from animals and plants to household items, technology, science and community life.

LANGUAGES NOW AVAILABLE:
English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Arabic, Chinese and Russian.
Further languages will be available soon.

- 7,000 illustrations covering all aspects of modern society and the natural world
- Up to 40,000 entries per language
- divided into 14 topics
- more than 1,000 pages
- vocabulary developed by terminology experts
- lifelike images created by 2D and 3D professional illustrators

Multilingual Visual Dictionary

Visual information resource in up to 6 languages

With more than 4,500 detailed illustrations this edition offers visual inventory of today's world on more than 900 pages and lists about 20,000 fully indexed terms in up to six different languages. For anyone who speaks or is learning more than one foreign language.
Format: 194 x 249 mm, 928 pages in 5 language edition

The Visual Dictionary

Visual compendium of immense scope and depth

On more than 600 pages you will find about 3,500 stunning illustrations labeled with accurate terminology of 12,000 fully indexed terms in each of two languages. This edition may contain definitions instead of the second language.
Format: 153 x 191 mm, 640 pages

The Visual Dictionary - Abriged Edition

Quick and intuitive way to learn and recall everyday words

Abridged and handy edition of the Visual Dictionary offers 8,000 terms in each of two languages on about 400 pages. A perfect language-learning, vocabulary and reference book to use at school, at home or at work.
Format: 133 x 166 mm, 416 pages

Compact Visual Dictionary

Small enough to carry along

This very compact edition offers about 1,500 terms in each language on carefully selected illustrations. This all-purpose reference book is the perfect companion for students, travelers and all language lovers on the go.
Format: 110 x 140 mm, 144 pages

Visual dictionary for children and parents

The ideal edition to meet the interests of today's children

Visual dictionary for children and parents is an exciting collection of about 900 illustrated terms, chosen by education experts to meet children’s interests. On 64 pages it offers a fun and easy way for young language students to expand their vocabulary and broaden knowledge.
Format: 205 x 254 mm, 64 pages

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Visual Phrasebooks

DO YOU NEED TO BRUSH UP ON A FOREIGN LANGUAGE?


Do you want to make sure you are understood? Jourist Visual Phrase Books help you find key phrases for use in real-life situations, with easy-to-understand illustrations to make communication even easier.
You can use Jourist Visual Phrase Books to book plane tickets, reserve hotel rooms, get your car repaired or order a meal in a restaurant without the need for any language skills at all. More than 2,000 words and phrases are included for each language, all clearly categorized by topic. Topics include customs, hotels, services, driving, car maintenance, sightseeing, entertainment, eating and drinking, and sport and leisure.

 

  • More than 2,000 llustrated words and phrases are included for each language.
  • Precise and simple categories grouped by topic and sub-topic.
  • Each entry is llustrated, making communication even easier.
  • Very easy to use for people of all ages.

LANGUAGES AVAILABLE

English (British) Portuguese (Brazil) Slovak Japanese
English (American) Catalan Russian Korean
German Danish Bulgarian Arabic
French Dutch Romanian Hebrew
Spanish (Spain) Finnish Croatian Thai
Spanish (Latin America) Swedish Greek Hindi
Norwegian Hungarian Farsi Italian
Polish Turkish Vietnamese Portuguese (Portugal)
Czech Chinese

 

FOR USE IN YOUR MULTIMEDIA PROJECTS:
All words and phrases in the phrase book are available as audio files.

City Guides

THIS SERIES IS PERFECT FOR TOURISTS WHO WANT TO DISCOVER THE MAJOR SIGHTS WHEN VISITING A CITY

  • 15 CITIES:
    Barcelona, Vienna, Paris, London, St. Petersburg, Rome, Prague, Berlin, Venice, New York, Moscow, Munich, Budapest, Istanbul and Amsterdam.
  • Each guide covers more than 20 of the most important sights, and includes beautiful pictures and maps.
  • Each of the guidesguide contains an illustrated phrasebook, which making it easier to communicate when you arrive at your destination.

 

 

THE CITY GUIDES SERIES IS AVAILABLE IN 10 LANGUAGES

German, English, Russian, Italian, French, Spanish, Portuguese (Brazilian), Japanese, Chinese, Arabic

FOR USE IN YOUR MULTIMEDIA PROJECTS:

All the guide texts are available as high quality voice over recorded by native speakers

Voice over samples in English, German, French, Italian, Russian >>>

Use of Content

FOR WEBPORTALS, AIRLINES, HOTELS, ATOMOTIVE INDUSTRY, DEVELOPERS AND INTEGRATORS
If you would like to use our expirience and integrate a great functionality into your website, your application or your device, we have the best solutions for you. We developed server solutions, solutions for iOS, Android, Windows, Mac and for embedded systems.

JOURIST Phrasebooks API / Local server / App
It will turn your website, device or application into an interpreter for 33 languages. All phrases are spoken by native speakers and illustrated. The following target languages are now available: German, French, Spanish (Spain), Spanish (Latin America), Italian, Portuguese (Portugal), Portuguese (Brazil), Danish, Dutch, Finnish, Swedish, Norwegian, Polish, Czech, Slovak, Russian, Bulgarian, Greek, Hungarian, Romanian, Turkish, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Arabic, Hebrew, Thai, Hindi, Vietnamese, Farsi, Catalan, Romanian, Croatian and Ukrainian.
Example: http://lexi24.com/phrasebook

JOURIST Visual Dictionary API / Local server / App
The Visual Dictionary supports English, French, German, Italian, Russian, Chinese, Arabic and Spanish. Inside it you will find over 4,500 lifelike illustrations with more than 12,500 terms for each language. Most of the terms are spoken by native speakers and can be listened to. Your website or application can benefit from it.
Example: http://lexi24.com/visual

JOURIST Multilingual Audio City Guides
Will extend your website or application with the voiced by professionals audio guides to the most wonderful places of interest in popular cities for travelers, such as Barcelona, Vienna, Paris, London, St. Petersburg, Rome, Prague, Berlin, Venice, New York, Moscow, Munich, Budapest, Istanbul and Amsterdam. All of the guides are available in 10 languages: English, Spanish, German, French, Portuguese, Italian, Arabic, Chinese, Japanese and Russian.
Each guide covers more than 20 of the most important sights with it´s coordinates.

The API offers you a simple and easy way to use the functionality in your solution:
You may integrate the complete topic structure of different sections or even dictionary search engine, including search results, into your website or application. Also you can combine the search results from different sections. The results are presented in the look and feel of your website or application. You decide at your own how it should looks like.

Getting started is easy. You will get an detailed API description and we will help you with integrating and adjusting of the services to your individual needs. Please contact us for more detailed information and test account.

eMail: igor@jourist.com