Ethnologue data now limited until you pay

Doug Ewell doug at
Mon Jan 4 19:43:54 CET 2016

For the New Year, SIL has imposed a new restriction on Ethnologue data
accessed via the web, using the well-known URL (example shown for

You now get only a handful of "free views" (I believe the counter starts
at 6) before you have to purchase either a monthly or annual

Here's to capitalism. Fortunately the ISO 639-3 pages aren't similarly
restricted yet.

Doug Ewell | | Thornton, CO 🇺🇸

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