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Myanmar Language & Literature: Yangon University

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A comprehensive range of high quality e-journals, e-books and databases in Myanmar Studies is now available to faculty and students at the University of Yangon

Access is currently available on designated areas but campus-wide access will be available soon.

For help, please visit the library or send email to l


The databases listed here provide a link to Myanmar related materials, both journals and books. Searches can be narrowed to sub-topics

  • Oxford University Press
    This source includes journals, bibliographies, dictionaries and encyclopaedias, with a vast and rapidly-expanding cross-searchable library which offers quick and easy access to the latest high-level scholarship through the full text of over 10,000 Oxford academic monographs, narrowed to the topic of Oriental Studies.

  • The Pāli Text Society 
    It publishes Pāli texts in roman characters, translations in English and ancillary works including dictionaries, a concordance, books for students of Pāli and a journal. Most of the classical texts and commentaries have now been edited and many works translated into English. The Society aims to keep almost all its publications in print and to produce at least two new books and a volume of its Journal each year. 

    Full text online backfiles of core scholarly journals. JSTOR's full-text coverage begins at the first issue of each journal and usually ends within five years of the present. This search covers Pali or Sanskrit articles and books.

  • Taylor & Francis
    Taylor and Francis Online provides access to articles from thousands of electronic journals, published by Taylor & Francis and its subsidiaries. This link is to the topic Myanmar Linguistics

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