Category Archives: Database

eHRAF databases

eHRAF databases receive two Outstanding Academic Title awards from Choice Magazine eHRAF World Cultures and eHRAF Archaeology: Outstanding Academic Titles and Top 10 Internet Resources We are excited to announce that both of HRAF’s cross-cultural databases – eHRAF World Cultures and eHRAF Archaeology – have received Outstanding Academic Title awards from Choice Magazine and they were each voted one of the Top 10 Internet Resources in 2015. Outstanding Academic Titles are selected from    ......

The Mongolian Font

 The Mongolian is the script used by  Mongolain Peoples from 13th Century. It is actually an  alphabetic script, but the Mongolian have a special writing  style. Firstly, the Mongolian write in vertical line and the line feed direction is from left to right. This writing style  is all different from other languages existing on the world.  It is different with the Chinese and Japanese Vertical Line mode. Secondly, the Mongolian alphabet will be writing as continuously in a word. All o   ......

How to display and input Mongolian on Windows XP

If you use Windows XP, to display and input Unicode Mongolian, you need to download and  install following package on your XP. Please follow the  readme instruction to setup your XP to correctly display  the Mongolian. OpenType Font Rendering Engine  for Windows XP   Download For input Mongolian on Windows XP,  please find and download the Almas Mongolian Keyboard from  left menu, install it on your XP by the instruction. source: http://www.mongolfont.com/en/windows/index.html   ......

ALMAS Mongolian Keyboard

What here we providing is Almas  Mongolian Keyboard, which was developped on the Apple  Products like iPad, or iPhone. Just because the smart phone  device only have soft keyboard. The soft keyboard on the most mobile device is alphabet and the digit or symbol is switched by one switch key. Our Almas Mongolian Keyboard put the  control code on Capital A, S, D, F, G to simplify the  mongolian input. Although the Windows Vista and  Windows 7 all defaultly installed mongolian input method   ......

A Keyword Retrieval System for Historical Mongolian Document Images

Hongxi Wei1   and Guanglai Gao1  (1)School of Computer Science, Inner Mongolia University, Hohhot, 010021, China Hongxi Wei (Corresponding author) Email: cswhx@imu.edu.cn Guanglai Gao Email: csggl@imu.edu.cnReceived: 14 April 2012 Revised: 8 January 2013 Accepted: 11 February 2013 Published online: 26 February 2013 Abstract In this paper, we propose a keyword retrieval system for locating words in historical Mongolian document images. Based on the word spotting technology, a collection of his   ......

Mongolica (journal of Russian Mongolian Studies)

Mongolica is the only regular journal in the Russian Federation dedicated specifically to Mongolian studies (all papers in Russian). The authors of papers published in it are usually well-known scholars from St Petersburg and Moscow but those from other regions are always welcome, too. Since 1994, Mongolica has been edited by the IOM’s researchers, the first two issues having been edited in Moscow. The main topics are history, literature, folklore of Mongolia, its historiography and texts,   ......