Archive Details

The Language Archive

Repository NameThe Language Archive
InstitutionMax Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics
Short LocationNijmegen, The Netherlands
SynopsisThe Language Archive (TLA) contains audio and video recordings, texts as well as related materials on more than 200 different languages that are spoken around the world. A large part of the archive concerns unique materials from endangered languages that were collected within the DOBES (Dokumentation bedrohter Sprachen) programme. 64 collections within TLA containing materials from 102 different languages are recognized by UNESCO as Memory of the World.
AccessMaterials in the archive may be subject to the following access restrictions: 1) accessible to regsitered users, 2) accessible to academic users, 3) accessible upon request.
Submission PolicyTLA archives data collected by researchers from the MPI for Psycholinguistics and associated projects. For the collection development policy for other external depositors, see
ParticipantsLAT admin (Administrator), Paul Trilsbeek (Archive Manager)
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Last Harvested2020-01-21
Current As Of2018-11-05
Latest Datestamp2020-01-21
ReportsArchive Metrics and Integrity Checks
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