Purpose

  1. To digitize and preserve rare Odia books, lexicon, ancient magazines-journals, traditional music, ancient documents, literature on science and history, folk culture, tribal language and literature, history-oriented essays, folk culture, speech of great personalities, Sri Jagannath culture, temple and architectures.

 

  1. To preserve the noteworthy contributions of poets, writers, playwrights, journalists, critics, translators and literary stalwarts, those who enriched and protected the treasure of Odia language.

 

  1. To focus, work and promote the recent trend of computer and internet based application of language resources.

 

  1. To ensure simple and easy use of Odia language in computers; liaison with competent govt/private organizations, institutions, academies and universities of country/ state for relevant research work.

 

  1. To develop internet based dictionary, thesaurus, encyclopaedia in Odia, though vocabulary and grammar are important for language

 

  1. To make available the online/ internet based linguistic and cultural resources by looking at the growing popular trend of attaining service and information online.

 

  1. To promote and propagate the use and apply unicode font faces universally and on interent accordingly.

 

  1. To provide software or typing tools at affordable or free of cost for making the Odia computer typing easy and affordable at all levels.

 

  1. To create suitable environment for enriching the Odia virtual treasures by demonstration of contemporary and new generations.

 

  1. To facilitate, promote and simplify transliteration from other languages to Odia.