Notes on Transliterations

TransliterationWhen searching our holdings for titles in original script (Arabic, Cyrillic, Armenian or Georgian letters), you have to use the transliteration common in the German library system.

Here you can find information about the rules of the different alphabets. (Most of the linked documents are in German.)



Turkic Languages


Caucasian Languages

Standard Moroccan Tamazight

International Romanization rules

Transliterations of renowned reference works/specialist journals