Digitized Data in Mongolian Script

Collections of Mongolian digitized data
(in Mongolian, links to pages in different languages)


The Institute for Mongolian Studies at the National University of Mongolia

Acta Mongolica

Oral Tales of Mongol Bards

The project Oral Tales of Mongolian Bards” is devoted to the internet publication of eighteen oral tales performed by bards of eastern Inner Mongolia, including four epic poems and fourteen tales based on Chinese adventure novels, known as quγur-un üliger “tales of the fiddle”, viz. tales accompanied by the music of the four-stringed fiddle ( quγur, huur). The tales form a portion of a large collection of tales, oral histories of bards, and ritual songs of Qorčin (Horchin) Mongol shamans. The collection is currently preserved at the North Rhine-Westphalian Academy of Sciences, Humanities and the Arts in Düsseldorf. Eleven of the tales are provided with long English summaries, five of them with commentaries, while seven tales are made available with short summaries. (Page in English)

Journals Online

Mongolian Studies Journal

Inner Asia
(in 2021, Brill will publish in Open Access all 'Inner Asia' research articles by authors affiliated to institutions in the Netherlands, United Kingdom, Sweden, and Austria. Read more)


Kalmyk Corpus Kalmyk Language and Literature (in Russian)