Pitjantjatjara

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  • ADAMSON, Trevor. Waltzing Matilda (audio cassette, A Pitjantjatjara version of the song). Alice Springs, CAAMA. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • BAKER, Lynn. 1996. Mingkiri: a natural history of Uluru by the Mutitjulu community / compiled by Lynn Baker. Alice Springs, N.T.: IAD Press. [[Annotation: Includes a word list and pronunciation guide.]]

  • BATES, Daisy,(1859-1951). 1904. Native vocabularies - Central Australian tribes. VIEW HERE [[Held In: Box 8, Section 12, 2G, 8a (2); Barr Smith Library Special Collection & National Library of Australia, Canberra.] [Annotation: Large word list of several related languages – languages not separated.]]

  • BELL, Neil. 1982. Central Australian language and literature: a course of study. In Bell, Jeanie, ed. Language planning for Australian Aboriginal languages. Alice Springs: IAD. pp77-82. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • BERNDT, Ronald M. 1949. A selection of children’s songs from Ooldea, western South Australia. Mankind 1952; v.4, no.9; pp364-376; 1953; no.10; pp423-434; 1954; no.12; pp501-508. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • BELL, Neil. 1988. The verbal categories of some dialects of the Western Desert language. MA thesis, Australian National University. []

  • BLACK J.M. 1915. Language of the Everard Range Tribe. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia, 39, pp. 732-735. VIEW HERE [[This material is available at the State Library of South Australia, Barr Smith and other libraries in Adelaide.]]

  • BLYTH, J. Noel. 1987. Wangka base dictionary. Boulder, WA: J.N. Blyth. 114pp. []

  • BOWE, Heather J. 1985. ‘Empty’ noun phrases in Pitjantjatjara. Working Papers in Linguistics, University of Melbourne 11:137-152. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • BOWE, Heather J. 1986. The status of case-marked adverbials and appositive nominals in Pitjantjatjara. Language in Aboriginal Australia 2:1-6. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • BOWE, Heather J. 1987. Categories, constituents and constituent order in Pitjantjatjara (Abstract). PhD dissertation, University of Southern California. [In Dissertation Abstracts International. Section A, vol.48: pp913-914. Ann Arbour: University Microfilms. [Published 1990 London, New York, Routledge] [Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra, Also State library of SA]]

  • BRANDENSTEIN, Carl Georg von. 1970. Linguistic salvage work on the eastern goldfields and the south coast of Western Australia. Bulletin of the International Committee on Urgent Anthropological and Ethnological Research, Vienna 12:pp49-59. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • BROWN, M. 1979. Morphological reconstruction of proto-Western Desert, BA (Hons) thesis, ANU. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra] Bryce, Suzy n.d. Women’s Gathering and Hunting. Alice Springs, IAD. [Mostly in English, but with most items given their Pitjantjatjara / Yankunytjatjara equivalent. [Held in the language and Multicultural unit Library, Hectorville]]

  • BURBIDGE, A.A., JOHNSON, K.A., FULLER, P.J. & SOUTHGATE, R.I. 1988. Aboriginal knowledge of the mammals of the Central Deserts of Australia, In Australian Wildlife Research, Vol.15, pp.9-39. VIEW HERE [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • CAPELL, Arthur. 1979.The puzzle of moving affixes (Western Desert language). Working Papers in Language and Linguistics (Launceston, Tasmanian CAE) :10:pp1-8. Capp, Jan & Penny Evans, Penny 1983. 1990. Introductory Pitjantjatjara students’ notes, Alice Springs, N.T., Institute for Aboriginal Development, []

  • CAPP, R.H. 1975. Survival Pitjantjatjara. Adelaide, South Australian Education Department [. [Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra, Also State library of SA]]

  • CLELAND J.B. & JOHNSTON T.H. 1937-38. Notes on native names and uses of plants in the Musgrave Range region. Oceania, 8, 2 pp. 208-215; 8,3 pp. 328-342. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra, Also in the Barr Smith library]]

  • CONDON, Herbert T. 1955. Aboriginal bird names - South Australia, pt 1 & 2. South Australian ornithologist 1955; 21(6/7); 74-88; (8); 91-8. [[Annotation: Bird names in Aranda, Pitjantjatjara, Gugada, Antakarinya, Mirning, Wirangu, Yankunytjatjara, Wailbi, Wiljagali, Narangga, Kaurna, Ngadjuri, Bungandidj, Yawarawarga, Potaruwutj, Narrinyeri, Kujani, Yadliyawarra, Parnkala, Warki, Arabana, Dieri, Wangganguru, Ngamini, Nawu, Ngayawung, Nugunu & Ngalea. The wordlists have been taken from various other sources. Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra; Also State Library of South Australia.]]

  • CRAIG, Beryl F. 1969. Central Australian and Western Desert regions: an annotated bibliography. Australian Aboriginal Studies 41, Bibliography Series 6. Canberra: AIAS. 137pp. (see its index p116) []

  • DECS. 1994. Pitjantjatjara. Stage A. Adelaide, Dept. for Education and Children's Services. (Years R-2 language curriculum) [[Held State library of SA] ]

  • DE GRAAF, M. 197?. Aboriginal literature: a bibliography of literature on anthropology and Aboriginals with Pitjantjatjara references extracted, Alice Springs Community College. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • DOUGLAS, W.H. 1968. Pitjantjatjara course lecture notes, University of Adelaide, Adelaide. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • DOUGLAS, Wilfred H. 1955. Phonology of the Australian Aboriginal language spoken at Ooldea, South Australia, 1951-1952. Oceania 25,3 pp.:216-229. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra; Also State Library of SA]]

  • DOUGLAS, Wilfred H. 1968. The Aboriginal languages of south-west Australia: speech forms in current use and a technical description of Nyungar. Australian Aboriginal Studies 14, Linguistic Series 4, Canberra: AIAS. 105pp. (2nd ed 1976). [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • DOUGLAS, Wilfrid H. 1968. Pitjantjatjara course lecture notes. Adelaide: Univ. of Adelaide - Department of Adult Education 1968. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • DOUGLAS, Wilfred H. 1972. Dialect differentiation in the Western Desert: a comment. [Anthropological Forum 3,1: pp79-82. [Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • DOUGLAS, Wilfred H. 1976. Aboriginal categorisation of natural features (as illustrated in the Western Desert). The Aboriginal Child at School 4, 5 pp.51-64. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • DOUGLAS, Wilfred H. 1979. The desert experience: language. In Berndt, R.M. & Berndt, C. eds. Aborigines in the West: their past and their present. Nedlands: University of Western Australia Press. pp108-118. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • DOUGLAS, Wilfred H. 1988. An introductory dictionary of the Western Desert language. [Perth, WA: Institute of Applied Language Studies, Western Australian College of Advanced Education. 316pp. [Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • DOUGLAS, Wilfred H. 1990. Illustrated topical dictionary of the Western Desert language. Revised and enlarged. Kalgoorlie: Kalgoorlie College. []

  • DOWNING, J., K. Hale and G. Ingkatji. 1967. Pitjantjatjara language course materials for use at the University of Adelaide. []

  • ECKERT, P and J. Hudson. 1991. Wangka wiru: a handbook for the Pitjantjatjara language learner, SACAE/SIL, Underdale/Darwin. [(Reprinted by the University of SA in .2000) [Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra; Available for sale from the Unaipon school, UniSA]]

  • ECKERT, P and J. Wafer. 1979. Pitjantjatjara orthography circulars. Alice Springs, IAD. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • ECKERT, Paul. 1984. Practical grammar of Pitjantjatjara. Language in Central Australia 2:38. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • ECKERT, Paul n.d. Pitjanytjatjara wordlist IAD Sourcebook [(Vocabulary, 8 kB, ~160 entries) [Available electronically from ASEDA, AIATSIS] ]

  • EDUCATION DEPARTMENT OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA. 1977. Handbook for Pitjantjatjara Reading. South Australia: Education Department of South Australia. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra; Also State Library of SA]]

  • EDWARDS, William H. 1969. Experiences in the use of the vernacular as an introductory medium of instruction. In Dunn, S. & Tatz, C. eds. Aborigines and education. Melbourne: Sun books. 272-288. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • EDWARDS, William H. 1982. The teaching of Pitjantjatjara. In Bell, Jeanie, ed. A collection of papers presented at the Second Meeting of the Aboriginal Languages Association, Batchelor, NT, April 1982 (ALA). Alice Springs. pp. 9-13. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • EDWARDS, William H. 1984. Aboriginal land rights: the interpreter’s role. Journal of the Anthropology Society of South Australia 22,9 pp:11-21. VIEW HERE [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra; Also Barr Smith Library.]]

  • EDWARDS, William H. 1990. Putuna kulilpa, I cannot understand: interpreting for Aboriginal patients in hospitals. New Doctor (Sydney) 53:10-13. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • EDWARDS, William H. 1995. Teaching an Aboriginal language at university level. Babel (University of Melbourne) 30,2 pp. s4-11, 38. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • EDWARDS, W.H. [n.d.] Pitjantjatjara/English vocabulary. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • EDWARDS, William. H. 1994. Pitjantjatjara tjukurpa tjuta (= Pitjantjatjara stories) (recorded and transcribed by Bill Edwards.) Expanded and rev. ed. Underdale, S. Aust. : University of South Australia, 1994. [[Annotation: Stories collected over many years of Pitjantjatjara people's experiences during the period of contact history. Intended for use with students enrolled in Pitjantjatjara language subjects at the University of South Australia. Stories by Anmanari, Andy Tjilari, Charlie Ilyatjari, Nganyintja and Kukika in Pitjantjatjara. Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • ELDER, Sir Thomas.1893, Journal of the Elder Scientific Exploring Expedition, 1891-1892…Adelaide: Bristow. [[vocabulary, including 90 words Mt Everard Range language, p.26-28; Coffin Hill, p.43; Mt Watson, pp.50-53; 354 Pidong words,107 Minning, 72 Mt Illbillie, 84 Wallanee, with meanings]]

  • ELLIS, Catherine, ELLIS, J., Tur, A.M. & McCARDELL, A. 1978. Classification of sounds in Pitjantjatjara speaking areas. In Hiatt, L.R. ed. Australian Aboriginal Concepts. Canberra: AIAS/New Jersey: Humanities Press. 68-80. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • ERNABELLA MISSION. 1983. English-Pitjantjara vocabulary. [Alice Springs, IAD. [Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • FLINDERS UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA – BERNARD VAN LEER FOUNDATION SOUTH AUSTRALIA PROJECT. 1970. Nyawa munu kulila, look and listen: work book one. Adelaide: Flinders University. [(Pitjantjatjara translation of book for mothers training in preschool methods). [Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • GLASS, A.D. and D. Hackett. 1979. Medical phrases from three Western Desert languages, Perth, Human Sciences Research. []

  • GODDARD, Cliff. 1982. Pitjantjatjara/Yankunytjatjara picture vocabulary. Alice Springs, N.T., Language Program, Institute for Aboriginal Development. [[Held in the State library of SA]]

  • GODDARD, C. 1987. A basic Pitjantjatjara/Yankunytjatjara to English dictionary. [Alice Springs: IAD. First Edition. [Second edition available for sale.] [Held in the State library of SA; Also Barr Smith Library]]

  • GODDARD, Cliff. 1987. English to Pitjantjatjara/Yankunytjatjara learner's wordlist. Alice Springs, N.T., Institute for Aboriginal Development. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra; Also held in the State library of SA]]

  • GODDARD, Cliff. 1987. English to Pitjantjatjara/Yankunytjatjara: basic wordlist, February 1987. Alice Springs, N.T.: Institute for Aboriginal Development.. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra; Also in State library of SA]]

  • GODDARD C. 1991. Anger in the Western desert: a case study in the cross-cultural semantics of emotion. Man, 26,2 pp. 265-79. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • GODDARD, Cliff. 1994. The Pitjantjatjara story-writing contest, 1988. In Hartman, D. & Henderson, J. eds. Aboriginal languages in education. Alice Springs: IAD Press. pp316-323. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • GODDARD C. 1995. A learner's Guide to Pitjantjatjara/Yankunytjatjara. Alice Springs: IAD, [early editions: 1993, 1981]. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • GODDARD, Cliff (ed.). c.1992. Pitjantjatjara/Yankunytjatjara to English dictionary. Alice Springs, Institute for Aboriginal Development (2nd ed.) (Previous ed. published under title: A Basic Pitjantjatjara/Yankunytjatjara dictionary, 1987) [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra; Also State library of SA and Barr Smith Library]]

  • GODDARD, Cliff. n.d. Hypercard version of the Pitjantjatjarra/Yankuntjatjarra dictionary A trial version to see how the hypercard implementation would work. (Vocabulary: 4 files, 1344 kB, ~1800 entries) [[Held electronically with ASEDA, AIATSIS] ]

  • GODDARD, Cliff, ELLIS, Elizabeth & COOK, Leanne (eds.) 1996. Pitjantjatjara/Yankunytjatjara pocket dictionary. Alice Springs, N.T., IAD Press. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra; held in State library of SA]]

  • GREER, Bev. 1990. Cross-age tutoring in Pitjantjatjara. In Developing Learning Strategies 1: pp.13-17. Hectorville, SA: Languages Inservice Program for Teachers (LIPT). [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • HANSEN, Kenneth C. 1984. Communicability of some Western Desert communilects. In Hudson, J. & Pym, N. eds Language Survey. Darwin: SIL. 1-112. []

  • HALE, Ken, (1934-2001). 1958-1960. Language elicitation, narratives and songs from Arnhem Land NT, Western desert, South Australia, Central Australia, and North Queensland. AIATSIS sound collection. [Archive Nos.: 04512 - 04629. Field tape numbers: 701.7.1.17; 701.11.1.1-5; 701.13.1-8; 701.14.1,1(a); 701.15.1-3; 701.16.1-3; 701.20.1.1; 701.29.7.1-9; 701.29.9.1-12; 701.29.10.1-11; 701.13.1-4; 701.29.13.1-4; 701.29.18.1-6; 701.29.19.1-30; 710.29.20.1-2; 701.29.23.1-3; 701.29.26.4; 701.29.27.1-6; 701.29.58.11; 701.29.59.3-4; 701.29.62.1-9; 701.29.64.; 1-7. ]

  • INSTITUTE FOR ABORIGINAL DEVELOPMENT. 1984. Pitjantjatjara - English vocabulary (revised by the Language Program of the Institute for Aboriginal Development) Alice Springs : Inst. for Aboriginal Development. []

  • INSTITUTE FOR ABORIGINAL DEVELOPMENT. c.1977. Pitjantjatjara course and advanced Pitjantjatjara course, audiotape transcripts and story pictures, IAD, Alice Springs. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • INSTITUTE FOR ABORIGINAL DEVELOPMENT. c.1980. Pitjantjatjara language course: grammatical notes. Alice Springs, N.T., Institute for Aboriginal Development. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • KAVANAGH, M. (Ed.) 1990. Minyma Tjuta Tjunguringkula Kunpuringanyi. Pitjantjatjara Council. []

  • KIRKE, B.K. c.1970s. English-Pitjantjatjara dictionary: a-be, MS. [Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra] KIRKE, B.K. 1984. Wangka kulintjaku (=’Talk so as to be understood’); Kit : an introductory self-instruction course in basic conversational Pitjantjatjara, a dialect of the Western Desert Australian Aboriginal language. Underdale, SACAE. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • KIRKE, B.K. n.d. Pronunciation of central Australian languages, IAD, Alice Springs. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • LATZ P.K. 1995. Bushfires and Bushtucker: Aboriginal Plant Use in Central Australia. Alice Springs: IAD. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • LAYTON, Robert, (1944-). 1977. Songs, sites and stories of Ayers Rock and the Olgas. AIATSIS sound collection. [Archive Nos.: 06771 – 006781. Field tape number(s): RL 81-91. [Access: Restricted - ceremonial and gender specific material.] [Annotation: Stories, sites and songs associated with the Olgas, including possum songs and explanations; other place names given from around Ayers Rock and Docker River; individual countries and place names associated; stories, including euro, sugar ant, and mala.]]

  • LIBERMAN, Kenneth B. 1978. Problems of communication in Western Desert courtrooms. Legal Service Bulletin 3,3 :pp. 94-96. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • LIBERMAN, K. 1982. Some linguistic features of congenial fellowship among the Pitjantjatjara. In McKay, G.R. ed. Australian Aborigines: sociolinguistic studies. Berlin: Mouton. 35-51. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • LIBERMAN, Kenneth B. 1984. The hermeneutics of intercultural communication. Anthropological Linguistics 26:53-83. [[On communication between Western Desert Aborigines and Anglo-Australians]]

  • LIBERMAN, Kenneth B. 1985. Understanding interaction in central Australia: an ethno-methodological study of Australian Aboriginal people. London: Routledge and Kegan Paul. 344pp. [(His PhD thesis of 1981) (See Reviews in: Language in Society 17, Goddard; Australia and New Zealand Journal of Sociology 23, McHoul; Australian Aboriginal Studies 1987(1) Rose; Oceania 58, Rowse; Ethnic and Racial Studies 10, Silverman) [Includes analysis of Western Desert discourse: intra-group decision making, intercultural communication]]

  • LOVE, James R. B. 1941. Vocabulary: Pitjantjara - English : English Pitjantjara. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • LOVE, James Robert Beattie. 1945. The Pronoun in Worora and Pitjanjtatjara. Oceania 16,1: pp. 70-78. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra; Also in Barr Smith Library]]

  • LOVE, James R. B. 1951. Pitjandjara grammar & vocabulary [(for working purposes only) [Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • LOVE J.R.B. & TRUDINGER R.M. 1949. Tjukurpa Palja Markaku : The Gospel According to St. Mark in Pitjantjatjara. Sydney. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • LYNN, V. & Tassell, D. c.1970s. Pitjantjatjara. [[Not to be used until approved and/or modified by the Pitjantjatjara people] [Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra; Also State library of SA]]

  • MACONOCHIE, Patrick. 1970. Pitjantjatjara names for some Central Australian plants. South Australian Naturalist 44,4 pp. 75-77. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • MENNING, Kathy. 1981. Sourcebook for Central Australian languages. (pilot edition) Alice Springs: Institute for Aboriginal Development. Edited by David Nash. [(includes wordlist). [Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • MILLER, Wick R. 1972. Dialect differentiation in the Western Desert language. Anthropological Forum 3,1 pp. 61-78. []

  • MILLER, Wick R. 1978. A report on the sign language of the Western Desert (Australia). In Umiker-Seboek, D.J. & Sebeok, T.A. Aboriginal Sign Languages of the Americas and Australia. New York: Plenum Press. Pp. 435-440. [(Probably sign language of Warburton Ranges).]

  • MUNN N.D. 1970. The transformation of subjects into objects in Walbiri and Pitjantjatjara myth. In R.M. Berndt (ed.), Australian Aboriginal Anthropology. Canberra: AIAS, pp. 141-163. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • MUTITJULU COMMUNITY & AUSTRALIAN NATURE CONSERVATION AGENCY. 1993. Uluru–Kata Tjuta National Park: Tour Operator Workbook. Darwin, Australian Nature Conservation Agency. [[Available from the Yulara office: (08) 8956 2299.] [Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • MYERS, D (ed.) 1978. A simple explanation of Pitjantjatjara, Education Department of SA, Adelaide. [Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra; Also State library of SA] []

  • NAESSAN, Petter. 2003. Review of David Rose’s Book: ‘The Western Desert Code: an Australian Cryptogrammar’. In Australian Journal of Linguistics. Vol. 23, No2 October, pp197-202 [[an unashamedly negative review]]

  • NICHOLSON, Nancy L. c. 1966 Pitjantjatjara primer: Central Australian dialect / compiled by Nancy L. Nicholson ; illustrated by Winifred M. Hilliard. Sydney, Pacific Christian Literature Society on behalf of the Australian Presbyterian Board of Missions. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra; Also State library of SA]]

  • PAULUS Wiltjuka (translation) 1982. Luther’s Catechism in Pitjantjatjara. Adelaide, Finke River Mission Board. [[Held in Lutheran Archives, Adelaide]]

  • PLATT, J.T. 1976. Pitjantjatjara', pp.427-431 in R.M.W. Dixon, (ed.) Grammatical categories in Australian languages, [AIAS, Canberra, pp.427-431, pp. 667-673. [Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • PLATT, John T. 1969. Correlation between four models of nominal affixation in an Australian Western Desert Aboriginal language – Pitjantjatjara. Acta Linguistica Hafniensa (Copenhagen) 12: pp. 21-28. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • PLATT, John T. 1974. What’s becoming what? – a note on inchoatives in Pitjantjatjara. In Blake, B. Ed. Papers in Australian Aboriginal languages. ( Linguistic Communications 14) Monash University. pp. 110-119. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • PORT AUGUSTA ABORIGINAL RESOURCE CENTRE 1978. Pitjantjatjara word picture book. Port Augusta, Dept. of Further Education. []

  • RAA, Ten, E. and WOENNE, S Tod. 1974. Research dictionary of the Western Desert language of Australia, Anthropology Department, UWA, Perth (includes computer disk). [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra – in print collection MS 333 & ASEDA, AIATSIS]]

  • RAA, Ten, E and WOENNE, S. Tod. 1973. Linguistic and social research in the Western Desert. Aboriginal News 1(3): 19-22. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • REID, S.C. n.d. Rhythmic analysis of verses from the Ngiyari-Langka cycle of Indulkana. [Held in BSL Spec coll]]

  • RÓHEIM, Géza. 1974. Glossary. In Children of the Desert, vol. 1: The western tribes of Central Australia. Edited by Werner Muensterberger. New York: Harper & Row. (Paperback edition,) Harper Torchbooks, 1976. pp. 257-258. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • ROSE D. 1993. On becoming: the grammar of causality in Pitjantjatjara and English. Cultural dynamics, 6, 1/2, pp. 42-83. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]

  • ROSE, David. 2001. The Western Desert Code: an Australian Cryptogrammar. Canberra, Pacific Linguistics. [[482 pages. Reviewed by Petter Naessan in Australian Journal of Linguistics. Vol. 23, No2 October, pp197-202.]]

  • MOISSEEFF, Marika. 1993. Narrative in language. AIATSIS sound collection. [Archive Nos.: Not yet archived. [Access: Restricted - ceremonial, gender specific or personal material.] [Annotation: Story of the perentie and the goanna, told by Clancy Cramp from Hamilton Station, SA.]]

  • SEE, R.E. 1965. Comparison of some Australian languages, PhD thesis, University of California, Los Angeles. [[Held at MURA, AIATSIS library, Canberra]]