Long-term Research: The Writing and Language of the Maya Culture

SUB Göttingen

The Göttingen University Library is a partner in a new project – Total run-time of 15 years

The writing and language of the Classic Maya are the subject of a new long-term research project of the North Rhine-Westphalian Academy of Sciences, Humanities and the Arts in cooperation with the Göttingen State and University Library (SUB). The researchers want to record all known texts in the Maya hieroglyphic script from the period between 500 B.C. and A.D. 1500 over the course of the next 15 years.

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