Iowa State University
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Department of English


TESL/Applied Linguistics: TESL/AL Links

TESL/AL Organizations

The following organizations host conferences for scholars in the field of TESL/Applied Linguistics.

Applied Linguistics:

The American Association for Applied Linguistics (AAAL)

The International Association for Applied Linguistics (AILA)


Language Testing:

The International Language Testing Association (ILTA)

The Midwest Association of Language Testers (MwALT)


Computer-Assisted Language Learning (CALL):

The Computer Assisted Language Instruction Consortium (CALICO)

European Association for CALL (EUROCALL)

Pacific Association for CALL (PacCALL)

World CALL


Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages:

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)



Publishers of TESL/AL Books

The following companies publish books by scholars in the field of TESL/AL.

Cambridge University Press

John Benjamins Publishing Company

Oxford University Press