Linguistics & Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA) abstracts and indexes the international literature in linguistics and related disciplines in the language sciences. The database covers all aspects of the study of language including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics. Complete coverage is given to various fields of linguistics including descriptive, historical, comparative, theoretical and geographical linguistics.
The database provides abstracts of journal articles and citations to book reviews drawn from over 1,500 serials publications, and also provides abstracts of books, book chapters, and dissertations.
Updated monthly, with approximately 14,000 new records added per year.
This database is indexed using a thesaurus of 3,700 terms. The thesaurus is available online.
- Anthropological linguistics
- Applied linguistics
- Descriptive linguistics
- Discourse analysis
- Language - pathological and normal
- Learning disabilities
- Nonverbal communication