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    Name of Collection: Semarch
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    Name of Institution: University of Heidelberg, Dept.of Semitic Studies
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    Description: All tape recordings of still living Semitic languages and dialects especially those collected during fieldwork campaigns will be digitized and archived at the Institute for Semitic Studies at Heidelberg University. Many varieties of Semitic dialects are currently facing extinction. The digitization project will preserve these valuable materials for future generations and make them available for other scholars to improve the comparative and historical research in the field of Semitic linguistics.

    Main language of the collection: German
    Type of Material: Recordings of Semitic Languages


  Contact editor: Aziz Abid, UNESCO Memory of the World
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