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Central Asia: Uzbekistan

The Central Asia Library Guide of the Global Resources Center (GRC) is devoted to the research needs of those actively engaged in Central Asian and Eurasian Studies.

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The Andijan Massacre

BBC trailer for "Through The Looking Glass: The Andijan Massacre," about the Andijan massacre in 2005. Content is also available on the Wayback Machine.

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Language help

Uzbek   Oʻzbek tili

The official language of the Republic of Uzbekistan is Uzbek or O'zbek. Uzbek is a Turkish language.  Russian also plays a significant role in the country, and several other languages are also spoken. For information on langauge programs for the region, see language help.

Uzbek  textbooks and dicitonaires are available at Gelman library through the consortium. While language help is available on Google translate, please note it is limited in its translation capabilites from Uzbek-English and English-Uzbek.

A large number of sources are available in Russian through Gelman, the consortium, and Gelman online. For historical documents in Russian, you may also search the REECE databases at Gelman.


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