SOAS University of London

Endangered Languages Archive

1. Instructions for Depositors

Please start here for information on file naming systems and file formats required by ELAR. These helpsheets provide an overview of ELAR's workflow and standards.

Depositing Instructions (octet-stream; 444kb)

Checklist for Depositors (pdf; 296kb)  

3. Self Upload for Depositors

This helpsheet shows you how to self-upload your data to the ELAR archive using LAMUS (Language Archive Management and Upload System), a web-based application for uploading and managing archive materials. 

If you are experiencing problems with Java when accessing LAMUS, please refer to the following helspheet.