Symbols (Popularity: ): Encyclopedia of western signs and ideograms. More than 2,500 signs, from ideograms to graffiti, arranged into groups according to their graphic characteristics. Their histories, uses, and meanings. Ancient Scripts of the World (Popularity: ): Lawrence Lo describes the origins, types and families of writing systems. Sections on phonetics, historical linguistics. Bibliography and links. Omniglot (Popularity: ): Guide to all major alphabets, syllabaries and other writing systems. Also includes information on languages and links to other online language resources. C. C. Elian (Popularity: ): An alternative writing system examplified through art works that are visually similar to Asian and Middle Eastern systems, but based on Western concepts of language as it relates to perception ... Hierolgyphs.net (Popularity: ): Tools for learning, teaching and using hieroglyphs. Includes two-way dictionaries, interactive grammar lessons, and an online translator which accepts transliterations or English words. MacScribe 2.0: Hieroglyphic Text Processor (Popularity: ): Software for typesetting Egyptian hieroglyphs on the Macintosh. Egyptian Hieroglyphs (Popularity: ): C.I. Burkinshaw's detailed tutorial with bibliography.