Asian Studies: Websites
Asian Studies WWW Virtual Library
- A large-scale, distributed, collaborative project providing an up-to-date, subject-oriented guide to networked scholarly documents, resources and information systems concerned with social sciences research on Asia. Maintained by the Australian National University.
- Texts of Chinese literature from University of Virginia Electronic Text Center.
- The Digital South Asia Library provides digital materials for reference and research on South Asia to scholars, public officials, business leaders, and other users.
- H-enables historians and other Asia scholars to easily communicate current research and teaching interests; to discuss new articles, books, papers, approaches, methods and tools of analysis; to test new ideas and share comments and tips on teaching. H-Asia is especially committed to discussing region wide, comparative and professional issues important to scholars of Asia.
- The Internet East Asian History Sourcebook provides links to documents on culture, religion, history, art, and literature in East Asia. Maintained through Fordham University.
- JACAR contains records on Japan's relations in Asia as well as elsewhere. This site provides access to official documents-dating from the Meiji era through 1945-of the Japanese Cabinet, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, as well as the Army and Navy.
- A collaboration between the University of Virginia Electronic Text Center and the University of Pittsburgh East Asian Library to make texts of classical Japanese literature available on the web.
- In both Japanese and English, the National Archives of Japan makes available documents and records from a variety of government ministries and agencies. Records date as far back as the Meiji era.
Last Updated: 20 June 2013