The Fryske Akademy: the research centre of Fryslân

The Fryske Akademy is an enterprising institute carrying out scientific research in the fields of the Frisian language, culture, history and society.

On this website, you may read up on the objectives of the Fryske Akademy and you may view part of our books and publications. Moreover, you may use the website to ask the experts of our Language Desk for language advice.

Do you have any questions? Please feel free to contact us.

Taalweb Frysk

The Fryske Akademy developed a package of digital tools for writing Frisian, commissioned by the Province of Fryslân. We made a Frequently Asked Questions page (in Frisian) about the project.

Schotanus Atlas

Publishing house Asia Maior/Atlas Maior is working on a facsimile edition of the Schotanus Atlas of Friesland 1718 in collaboration with the Fryske Akademy, Tresoar and the Fries Museum. Read more ...

Multilingualism and Social Media

Our research centre Mercator and SOAS are organizing an international expert seminar on 28-29 November in Leeuwarden. Registration until 14 November.

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