Tibetan language related talk and discussion

  Tibetan in Digital Communication: Corpus Linguistics and Lexicography Dr. Nathan W. Hill Lecturer in Tibetan and Linguistics, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London Thursday, October 30, 2014 ~ 4:00 – 5:30 PM 523 Butler Library, Columbia University DESCRIPTION:  Dr. Nathan W. Hill is co-investigator on a three-year research project “Tibetan […]

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HathiTrust Digital Library now offers 80,000 Japanese volumes

The HathiTrust Digital Library is "an international community of research libraries committed to the long-term curation and availability of the cultural record.  Through their common efforts and deep commitment to the public good, the libraries support the teaching and learning activities of the faculty, students or researchers at their home institutions, and the scholarly needs […]

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Coming up: East Asian Library Resources sessions

Do you want to learn more about the many resources available for East Asian Studies? During the first week of October we will be offering sessions for each of our languages explaining those resources, and the best way to use them in your research.  See the schedule below.   Tuesday, October 1                 9:30 AM               Western […]

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Take Survey, Win iPad Mini, it’s easy!

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Tibetan Buddhist Resource Center (TBRC) releases Core Text Collection 10

Columbia users may now access the contents of another 1,000 Tibetan volumes scanned by the Tibetan Buddhist Resource Center.  Since 2006, the C. V. Starr East Asian Library has purchased all ten collections released by the TBRC, thus enabling online access to a total of 10,000 Tibetan volumes (about 7,000 titles).  Users can access these […]

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Tibetan Studies collaboration with U. Toronto

Tibetan Studies Librarian, Dr. Lauran Hartley, will lead the work of coordinating Tibetan-language acquisitions at Columbia and the University of Toronto in a new pilot project. She will also provide research-support services to University of Toronto faculty and students via email, phone and video conferencing and will visit the University of Toronto annually.  This international […]

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