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All the contents of the Database of Endangered Languages of Japan belong to the National Institute for Japanese Language and Linguistics.

2. Terms of use

By using the Datatabase of Endangered Languages of Japan (below DELJ), you agree to the following terms of use.

  1. Do not infringe copyrights of the National Institute for Japanese Language and Linguistics.
  2. Re-distribution of the contents of DELJ to a third party is not permitted.
  3. Use of this database is restricted to non-profit purposes like education and research.
  4. In the case you use data from DELJ for any of your research publications, please ensure to cite the database properly (see next section). We would be very happy to receive any of your research that has made use of DELJ.
  5. Should you need further information concerning the terms of use, feel free to contact the National Institute for Japanese Language and Linguistics (see contact information below).

To cite this website

Celik, K. & N. Kibe (2019). Raising language diversity awareness in Japan through web-based open access application. ICLDC6 University of Hawai'i at Manoa. Presentation slides

(We are constantly updating the database, so do not forget to include the date on which the database has been accessed).

Contact Information

h-oshima [at] ninjal.ac.jp (replace [at] with @) 190-8561
10-2 Midori-cho, Tachikawa City, Tokyo
National Institute for Japanese Language and Linguistics
Language Variation Division
TEL: +81 42-540-4300

Acknowledgements

This database has been supported by grants from the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS KAKENHI grant number 238009,258010,268005,16HP8006,17HP8003).