Visual Encyclopedia

American Sign Language

American Sign Language (ASL) is a natural language that serves as the predominant

The description above is licensed from Wikipedia under the Creative Commons license.

Best posts about this topic


ASL isn't silent.

ASL is not a silent language. It is visual, it's spoken with gestures and movements.

Contributed by Ayanna Julian

Category 2 Language

ASL is ranked as a Category 2 Language, making it harder (for English speakers) to learn than Spanish, Italian, French and German.

Contributed by Emily Williams

The silent language

The silent language

a fun and easy language to learn!!!

Contributed by Caitlyn Sosinsky

No Ordinary Hero Trailer

really excited for this, November 17.

Contributed by Sharon Galeano

This is a great ASL dictionary and it also has a religious signs dictionary and quizzes you can take to help you practice!

Contributed by Meghan Hovell

ASL for Infants and Toddlers

It's a little long, but it provides great early signs for your babies and you can just fast forward it to the parts you want

Contributed by Ashlee Beige Overlin

ASL should be in your life!

This video is so inspirational. Learning ASL has done nothing but benefit me as a person. The Deaf community is extremely close. Deaf people take pride in their situation and we should have the up-most respect for these wonderful people.

Contributed by Rebeka Cunningham

This is a big Deaf Pride Quote

Contributed by Katie Harper Broussard

ASL fingerspelling

The graph above is accurate. If you would like to learn how to spell in american sign language I would study the hands above.

Contributed by Chelsea Mickayla Stevens

Keith Wann is a CODA (Child of Deaf Adult) who makes his living doing stand-up comedy in ASL.

Contributed by Sam Bame


Probably one the most popular sign language performance on Youtube

Contributed by Peter Na

the official American Sign Language website

Contributed by Josh West


Contributed by Allison Bersoux


Contributed by Allison Bersoux


Contributed by Allison Bersoux


Contributed by Allison Bersoux

Like mother like daughter.

Contributed by Allison Bersoux

What is Sussle?

Sussle is the first, open visual encyclopedia. Anyone can use it.

What's a visual encylopedia?

It has beautiful images and viral videos that are way more fun than reading all the text in traditional encyclopedias.

5 reasons you should add your own images and videos:

  1. If you found Sussle interesting, then give back by adding something interesting for others.
  2. Help others learn in a fun way.
  3. Make someone else interested in this topic laugh or say wow!
  4. Become internet-famous as people like and share your post.
  5. It's super easy, so it won't take more than a minute.

Ready to start?

Just click on the red module above.