The Institute for the Languages of Finland is the largest Nordic lexicographical research centre that compiles both normative and descriptive dictionaries.

Dictionary of Karelian

The Dictionary of Karelian is a dialect dictionary of Karelian, which is a Finnic language. The commentaries are in Finnish. The dictionary describes the vocabulary of the two main dialects of Karelian: Karelian Proper and Olonets Karelian (Livvi-Karelian). The dictionary, comprising six volumes with a total of 3,800 pages and almost 83,000 entries, has been published both in print and online.