Supporting Scholars, Bridging Cultures


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.


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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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 where members can loan books and access JSTOR. We also offer:

Recent News

Join us in Seattle Next Month!

Join the American Center for Mongolian Studies and our partner organizations for two Mongolia Studies events in Seattle on March 16 and 17, 2024! Mongolia Studies Reception in Conjunction with ...
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Цуврал илтгэл | Ц.Цэлхагарав

Хэзээ: 2024 оны 2-р сарын 27, Мягмар, 17:00 цагаасWhen: Tuesday February 27, 2024 at 5pm ULAT Хаана: Улаанбаатар хотын нийтийн төв номын санд (Нацагдоржийн нэрэмжит номын сан) байрлах Америкийн соёл, ...
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VSS | Bill Bikales

When: March 4, 2024 at 9pm EST / March 5, 2024 at 10am ULAT Meeting ID: 860 8576 2983 Passcode: 214752 Zoom link: Guest: Bill Bikales Language: English If ...
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Recent Research Notes

Dippers in the Altai

Mongolia Field Note #15  ‣  Author: Andrew Laurie Background The White-throated Dipper, or Гялаан омруут харзлай, (Cinclus cinclus) is distributed from Europe to China, including upland parts of Mongolia.    Andrew […]
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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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