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ABC Australian Broadcasting Commission
ABS Australian Bureau of Statistics
ACT Australian Capital Territory
AIATSIS Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies
AILF Australian Indigenous Languages Framework
ALRRC Aboriginal Languages Research and Resource Centre
ASEDA Aboriginal Studies Electronic Data Archive
ATSIC Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
ATSILIP Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Languages Initiatives Program
ATSIS Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Services
AUSTLANG Australian Language Online Database
BRACS Broadcasting in Remote Aboriginal Communities Scheme
CAAMA Central Australian Aboriginal Media Association
CD-ROM/CD Compact Disk Read Only Memory
CLT Community Language Team
COAG Council of Australian Governments
DAC
Diwurruwurru-Jaru Aboriginal Corporation
DCITA Department of Communications, Information Technology and the Arts
ESL English as a Second Language
FACS Family and Community Services
FATSIL Federation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Languages
ID Identification (section of the NIL survey)
IESIP Indigenous Education Strategic Initiatives Program
IL Indigenous Language
ILDB Indigenous Languages Database
ILT Intergenerational Language Transmission
KKY Kalaw Kawaw Ya
KLRC Kimberley Language Resource Centre
LANG Language (section of NIL survey)
LOTE Languages Other Than English
LTG Language Technology Group (University of Melbourne AUSTLANG development team)
NAATI National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters
NALDIC

National Association for Language Development in the Curriculum
NAPA Narungga Aboriginal Progress Association
NATSIS National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Survey (1994)
NATSISS National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Survey (2002)
nec not elsewhere considered (ABS acronym)
nfd not further defined (ABS acronym)
NILS National Indigenous Languages Survey
NSW New South Wales
NT Northern Territory
OLAC
Open Language Archive Community
PY Media Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Media
QLD Queensland
RAHS Royal Australian Historical Society
RALC Regional Aboriginal Language Centre
REGION
Region (section of NIL survey)
RILC Regional Indigenous Language Centre
RNLD Resource Network for Language Diversity
SA South Australia
SIL Summer Institute of Linguistics
SOIL State of Indigenous Languages
TAC Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre
TAS Tasmania
UN United Nations (Organisation)
UNESCO United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organisation
URL Uniform Resource Locator
US/USA United States of America
VIC Victoria
WA Western Australia
WILD Web Indigenous Languages Database