BIK Terminology—

Solving the terminology puzzle, one posting at a time

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    Barbara Inge Karsch - Terminology Consulting and Training

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Barbara Inge Karsch is the owner of BIK Terminology, a terminology consultancy and training company.IMG_2275

As consultant and trainer, Barbara works with companies and organizations on terminology training, terminology development and implementations of terminology management system (TMS). She holds a lectureship at New York University and is a US delegate to ISO TC 37. Barbara draws heavily on her 14-year experience as in-house terminologist (English and German) for J.D. Edwards and Microsoft. She completed both a BA and MA in translation and interpretation and has done PhD-level research in terminology management.

Barbara has dual citizenship from Germany and the United States and has moved back and forth between her home countries several times. As a former heptathlete, she does Yoga regularly and has recently taken up road-biking. She lives in Woodinville, WA, with her mutt, Rudy.

Barbara Inge Karsch can be reached at bikterminology[at]


2 Responses to “About”

  1. […] BIK terminology is an inactive but extremely illustrative blog by Barbara Inge Karsch which lists quite a few terminology areas where you can read short texts about them, such as “Terminology 101″ which includes a note on what terminology management is. “Terminology: An expert explains” in that same section is a funny 2-min. video on why terminology matters. […]

  2. […] also an inactive blog which provides useful cases on terminology management that I visit regularly: BIK Terminology, by renowned terminologist Barbara Inge […]