How do I cite Chirila?

Citing Chirila data involves citing both the database and the sources underlying the database. To cite Chirila in academic publications, please cite the paper that describes the database:

Bowern, Claire (2016). Chirila: Contemporary and Historical Resources for the Indigenous Languages of Australia. Language Documentation and Conservation. Vol 10

Chirila paper 750kb 42 downloads

The Chirila descriptive paper will be published with Language Documentation and Conservation...

You can also reference the database itself:, version 1.0, January, 2016.

To cite the underlying database sources, please use the shortcode key field in the database to reference the data in that source.