Supporting Scholars, Bridging Cultures

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Supporting Scholars, Bridging Cultures

The American Center for Mongolian Studies (ACMS) is a non-profit educational organization that supports the development of Mongolian Studies and academic exchanges with Inner Asia.

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Visit Mongolia

With the lowest population density of any country on earth, Mongolia has plenty of room to explore. We can help with:

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Fellowships

Our office in Ulaanbaatar offers a variety of fellowships and programs for emerging scholars including:

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Mongolian Studies

Our main office in Ulaanbaatar includes a Research Library with the largest collection of international scholarship on Mongolia in the country. We also offer:

Recent News

Using GIS to study historical and modern issues in Mongolia – Sept 30, 2:00pm EDT; 11:00am PDT; 7:00pm GMT+1

Title: Using GIS to study historical and modern issues in Mongolia (Register here) Date: Sept 30, 2:00pm EDT; 11:00am PDT; 7:00pm GMT+1 The September Virtual Panel Series, which will be ...
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Live Q&A: Morin Khuur in the US

Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89653629735?pwd=a2tvSGFWY2VhZEFleUU3OXZlRUFjdz09 ACMS is thrilled to invite Erdenebat Gantumur, Executive Director of the Morin Khuur Center in North America, for an informal Q&A session on the topic of morin ...
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ACMS Virtual Speaker Series with Griffin Creech – Migration as Resistance: Buriat Migration to Mongolia and Manchuria during the Russian Civil Wars

When: Tuesday, September 21, 2021 2:00 p.m. (ET) [Viewers from Mongolia, please note the time. The video recording will be available with Mongolian subtitles later] Where: via Zoom Zoom Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85374070852?pwd=L1pEaVdUZXdtREphQ2x1VXJYaXRkdz09 ...
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Recent Research Notes

Cross-Lingual Captioning of Mongolian and English Video Contents, Pt I

Author: Natso Baatarkhuu, Communications Coordinator of ACMS | The ACMS UB Office has been holding biweekly public lectures in English since 2004 with minimal intermissions. While this is our flagship …

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Ethnoarchaeology of Mongolian Hide and Fiber Crafts

Author: Kristen Pearson  |  Mongolia is one of the few places in the world with environmental conditions favorable to the long-term preservation of organic materials, such as textile, leather, and wood.
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Ikh Nart: An Archaeological Treasure Trove

Author: Blake Epstein  |  Looking at the linguistic landscape of Mongolia enhances our knowledge about Mongolians’ use of language and literacy in their daily lives.
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