Emalus Library Online Documents
Collection - Vanuatu
An annotated bibliography of Vanuatu languages, by John Lynch
This is an HTML version of selections from a book written by John Lynch and produced in
1994 by the Pacific Information Centre and University of the South Pacific
Library in Suva, Fiji. It is intended to give some very general information about work
done on languages of Vanuatu.
Note that for a number of languages of Vanuatu there has been no significant work done.
General work on
languages of Vanuatu is listed separately.
Work related to Bislama
(the variety of Melanesian Pidgin spoken throughout Vanuatu) is listed separately.
The work is cited here by island name. Click on an island name to see which languages are
spoken there. Click here to
see a map of Vanuatu.
Languages of Ambae
Languages of Ambrym
Languages of Aneityum
Languages of Banks
Languages of Efate
Languages of Epi
Futuna and Aniwa
Languages of Maewo
Languages of Malakula
Languages of Paama
Languages of Santo
Languages of Tanna
Languages of Torres
Lynch, John 1994 An annotated bibliography of Vanuatu languages Suva,
Fiji:Pacific Information Centre and University of the South Pacific Library.
ŠPacific Information Centre and University of the South Pacific Library.
HTML version produced in January 1996 by Nick Thieberger for the Vanuatu Cultural Centre.