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National Gugak Center

National Gugak Center

The National Gugak Center was established in 1951 to preserve and creatively interpret Gugak, the Korean traditional music through performance, education, and academic research.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Korea–Korea Travel & Tourism

The Asia Rice Foundation

The Asia Rice Foundation

Designed by a regional nonprofit organization, Asia Rice Foundation, this site provides information about how rice shapes cultures, traditions and rituals. Be sure to check “Learn about Rice” and learn for about rice. You can get recipes from different countries in “Let’s Eat.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia

Asian Studies WWW Virtual Library

Asian Studies WWW Virtual Library

Part of the WWW Virtual Library, this is a global collaborative project which provides access in bibliographic and in hypertext terms to networked scholarly documents, resources and information systems concerned with or relevant to Asian Studies. Areas covered are divided into: Middle East, Caucasus, Southeast Asia, South Asia, Central Asia, Pacifi …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American

Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics

Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics

This is the official site of Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics. It provides statistical information including population census, analytical report, and development planning, literacy and disability maps.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Bangladesh

Web Japan

Web Japan

“This searchable site provides reliable information on Japan across many different genres including culture, sightseeing, society, history and nature. The content is provided primarily in English.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History–Japanese History; Regional & Country Information–Asia–Japan; Regional & Country Information–Asia–Japan–Japan Travel & Tourism

The South Asian Literary Recordings Project

The South Asian Literary Recordings Project

Part of the Library of Congress’ Archive of Recorded World Literature, this “project has captured the readings of prominent South Asian poets, novelists, and playwrights. The authors recorded so far represent more than fifteen of the languages of India, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History–Indian History

Asia on RootsWorld

Asia on RootsWorld

Interested in Asian music? Check out this web-based periodical with music reviews, audio clips, and feature articles, categorized by specific regions, including Japan, China, and Tibet.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia; Entertainment & Leisure–Music–Genres–World; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History

Internet East Asian History Sourcebook

Internet East Asian History Sourcebook

A hugely comprehensive sourcebook providing full text primary source materials available online for researching the history of China, Japan, and Korea from ancient to modern times.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History–Korean History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History–Taiwanese History; Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan–Taiwanese History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History–Chinese History; Arts & Humanities–History–Historical Documents And Sources

Virtual City of Ani

Virtual City of Ani

An exhibit on the Armenian city of Ani, which reached the height of its prosperity in the 11th century. Maps, an extensive collection of images, and essays on the city, its religion, arts and central Asian culture of the time.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Era–Medieval (Middle Ages) History

Kamat’s Potpourri: The History, Mystery, and Diversity of India

Kamat’s Potpourri: The History, Mystery, and Diversity of India

“A large searchable archive of documents, pictures, articles, and citations on the history, mystery, and diversity of India; includes a section on Gandhi, a photo archive and interesting trivia on the Indian subcontinent.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–India; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History–Indian History; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American

Infoplease: Taiwan

Infoplease: Taiwan

Infoplease provides comprehensive information about Taiwan in brief view. Be sure to check “Encyclopedia of Taiwan”; it provides more detailed information about land, people, history, economy, government and bibliography.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History–Taiwanese History; Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan; Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan–Taiwanese History

Taiwan History

Taiwan History

This site shows maps, detailed history and FAQ about Taiwan in English, Chinese and Japanese. It also provides an interesting brief Taiwan history with music and photos and some Taiwanese folk music in Flash.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History–Taiwanese History; Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan–Taiwanese History

Japan Echo

Japan Echo

“Presents translations of significant articles from the Japanese media about politics, business and the economy, society, culture, and other topics of current interest within Japan. We also translate and publish other periodicals and books about Japan for non-Japanese readers.” This is also available in French and Spanish.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Japan; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American–Japanese; Arts & Humanities–Culture–General Interest

Visit Maldives

Visit Maldives

This is the official site of the The Maldives Tourism Promotion Board (MTPB). It provides Maldives tourism information including geography, history, culture, festivals, airport and accommodation.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Maldives–Maldives Travel & Tourism

Taiwan: The Heart of Asia

Taiwan: The Heart of Asia

This searchable site designed by Taiwan Tourism Bureau provides Taiwan profile, attractions with photos and introduction, maps, weather, and travel tips in Chinese, English, Japanese, Korean and German. Be sure to check the clip, “Beyond your expectations”, on the lower right hand of the page.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan–Taiwan Travel & Tourism

Study in Taiwan

Study in Taiwan

This site provides information about the education system in Taiwan, including a list of websites of colleges and universities that are well-organized. It also presents information about the background of Taiwan and living in Taiwan.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan; Education–International Education

Welcome Nepal

Welcome Nepal

This is the official site of Nepal Tourism Board. It provides comprehensive information on Nepal including travel guides, calendar of events and accommodations.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Nepal–Nepal Travel & Tourism

Sri Lanka Tourism

Sri Lanka Tourism

This is the official site of the tourism board of the Sri Lanka which provides information on attractions, accommodations and events. It also presents downloadable PDF brochures and interactive maps.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Sri Lanka–Sri Lanka Travel & Tourism

The Irrawaddy – Covering Burma and Southeast Asia

The Irrawaddy – Covering Burma and Southeast Asia

This online version of the print magazine features news about Burma and Southeast Asia. It includes, news, regional information, business, opinion, interviews and special features such as an election watch, or multimedia content.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia

Lao National Tourism Administration

Lao National Tourism Administration

Provides offical tourism information on the Southeast Asian country Laos. Information on hotels, restaurants, natural sights, handiwork, festivals,and art and culture. Beautiful pictures of the people and country.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Laos–Laos Travel & Tourism

Independence Hall of Korea

Independence Hall of Korea

This site provides information on the Independence Hall of Korea located in Chungnam province. It includes visitor information including transportation, admission and main exhibition. In the cyber gallery, the exhibition of each floor is informed with navigation map.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Korea–Korea Travel & Tourism

India PR Blog

India PR Blog

“India PR Blog discusses trends and issues in the public relations and communications, marketing, advertising, and social media marketing space in India. The blog also provides resources, tips, and tools for the practice of PR and digital marketing for communications professionals.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–India; Business & Economics–Marketing & Advertising; Business & Economics Blogs; Business & Economics Blogs; Regional & Country Information Blogs

Chongdong Theater

Chongdong Theater

Chongdong Theater is a major theater in Seoul for Korean traditional performing arts which focuses on supporting traditional art performances and training young performers. This site provides performance and event information, news, newspaper articles, education programs, and directory of Korean traditional artists.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Korea–Korea Travel & Tourism

National Archives of India

National Archives of India

Enter terms in the search box to find listings of non-current Indian government records.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–Asia

The National Scenic Areas on Taiwan

The National Scenic Areas on Taiwan

This site presents information on national scenic area in Taiwan. It provides visitor information of each area with a clickable map.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan–Taiwan Travel & Tourism

Japan of Today

Japan of Today

Web directory. Provides substantial Website resources related to Japan, including a directory of approximately 3,000 websites. Topics covered include government, current news, politics, society, business, economy, mass media, and culture.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Japan; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American–Japanese

Incredible India

Incredible India

Trip planning tools, holiday ideas, and information on history, culture, geography, food, from India???s Ministry of Tourism
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–India–India Travel & Tourism

AskAsia.org

AskAsia.org

AskAsia.org is a website for students and teachers covering countries in Asia. It covers the time from early civilization to current events.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia; Our World–Asia

Asia Profiles

Asia Profiles

Asia Profiles is an online resource developed by the Asia Society to find maps and statistics for individual countries. It provides a web of comparing statistics between countries.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia

Uniquely Singapore: The official website for tourist information on Singapore

Uniquely Singapore: The official website for tourist information on Singapore

This is Singapore Tourism Board’s official tourism information site. It provides a wide variety of information about food, shopping, accomodations, entertainments and festivals in Singapore.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Singapore–Singapore Travel & Tourism

China Earthquake Information

China Earthquake Information

Provides seismological information about China, including “historic information, institutions, maps, notable earthquakes, and recent earthquakes.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–China; Science & Technology–Earth Sciences–Geosciences (Geology & Geophysics)

A Glance at Taiwan

A Glance at Taiwan

This is the official site of Republic of China Tourism Bureau which provides a wide variety of photographs classified by six categories: Nature beauty, Cultural Beauty, Cities, Towns and Regions, Living in Taiwan, The Landscape of Architecture and Special Events.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan

What’s on Korea

What’s on Korea

This site presents Korea tourism information including Korean cusine, events and attractions. It also provides theme tour information with pictures and brief discriptions.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Korea–Korea Travel & Tourism

Onlanka

Onlanka

Onlanka is a hub for the Sri Lankan community across the world. It draws together tools for forming a social network (chat, email, friends) and information about Sri Lanka (such as news, information on the country).
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Sri Lanka

National Archives of Japan

National Archives of Japan

Search for records of government documents of various Japanese ministries and agencies. Some links to digital images of artifacts.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–Asia

Karnataka State Archives

Karnataka State Archives

Search the records for non-current Karnataka State Government and private records.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Archives & Records Management–Online Catalogs–Asia

Taiwan- touch your heart

Taiwan- touch your heart

Contains general information about tourism and travel in Taiwan, including Visa application information, travel tips, and cultural news.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan–Taiwan Travel & Tourism

WOW Philippines Homepage

WOW Philippines Homepage

Find travel information about the Philippines including places to scuba dive, golf, enjoy wild life and hit the beach.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Philippines–Philippines Travel & Tourism

Mongolia Tourism

Mongolia Tourism

The official tourism website for Mongolia provides links to favorite tourism spots, links to hotels, a photo gallery, travel and visa information, and news about recent interesting events you may want to attend.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Mongolia–Mongolia Travel & Tourism

Laos At A Glance

Laos At A Glance

This site is part of the Asian Studies WWW Virtual Library. It provides a categorized directory of information about Laos and the Lao people around the world maintained by LaoWeb team.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Laos

Bhutan: Country Studies

Bhutan: Country Studies

A detailed profile of Bhutan including its history from ancient times to the present, geography, languages, religions, economy, social systems, industries, agriculture, and more.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Bhutan

Kingdom of Bhutan

Kingdom of Bhutan

This site provides Bhutan travel information including history, culture, religion, government, regions, festivals and holidays.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Bhutan–Bhutan Travel & Tourism

Department of Census and Statistics, Sri Lanka

Department of Census and Statistics, Sri Lanka

This is the official site of the Department of Census and Statistics which is the central statistical agency in Sri Lanka. It provides all statistical information including population, labor force, agriculture, education, trade, social conditions and industry.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Sri Lanka

Global Chinese Language and Culture Center

Global Chinese Language and Culture Center

This site provides information mainly about Chinese culture including folk songs, Taiwanese toys and nine aboriginal tribes in Taiwan. It presents a lot of interesting multimedia files. The interface is in Chinese, English and Spanish.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan–Taiwan Travel & Tourism; Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan

Central Weather Bureau

Central Weather Bureau

This site provides weather information in Taiwan. It also presents climate statistics and earthquake reports.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan–Taiwan Travel & Tourism; Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan

Macau Government Tourist Office

Macau Government Tourist Office

This official tourism site provides travel information, photos, news and food guides for Macau. This site is searchable.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–China–China Travel & Tourism

Natural Scenery of Taiwan

Natural Scenery of Taiwan

This site provides information on the geographic beauty categorized into three parts: beauty of the seasons, beautiful landscapes and tour of sightseeing. Each link has a brief introduction and photos.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan–Taiwan Travel & Tourism

Cambodia Tourism

Cambodia Tourism

This is an official tourism site in Cambodia. It provides general information of Cambodia and travel information including attractions, photos, events & festivals, maps and foods. Tourist statistical reports are also available.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Cambodia; Regional & Country Information–Asia–Cambodia–Cambodia Travel & Tourism

InforLanka: Gateway to Sri Lanka

InforLanka: Gateway to Sri Lanka

This site is the gateway to information on Sri Lanka. It provides useful information to people around the world interested in Sri Lanka or who wishes to do business in Sri Lanka. Its majot contents include news, history, travel, culture, business and organizations information.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Sri Lanka

Let’s learn Hangeul

Let’s learn Hangeul

Presents educational information for English speakers who learn the Korean language, Hangeul. It consists of 10 chapters including grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation each with audio files and scripts.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Korean; Regional & Country Information–Asia–Korea

Korean Folk Village

Korean Folk Village

The Korean Folk Village is an open-air folk museum where many features of the Korean culture have been collected and preserved for succeeding generations to see and learn about. This site provides information on Korean Folk Collection with pictures and descriptions.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Korea–Korea Travel & Tourism

About Japan: A Teacher’s Resource

About Japan: A Teacher’s Resource

A space for educators and specialists in Japan Studies to share, discuss and develop teaching ideas and resources about Japan, especially for grades K-12. Resources include a forum for questions, historical documents, maps and images.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Japan–Japan Travel & Tourism; Our World–Our World Resources For Parents & Teachers

Asia Maps

Asia Maps

A complete map collection of Asian countries produced by the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency: including political maps, reference maps, city maps, historical maps and outline maps. All maps are categorized by regions and countries.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia

Korea Chamber of Commerce & Industry

Korea Chamber of Commerce & Industry

Korea Chamber of Commerce & Industry is “the nation’s largest private economic organization that encompasses a total of 71 regional chambers and approximately 45,000 members from all parts of the Korean economy”. This site provides photo news, reports, links of other chambers in world wide.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Korea

Ho-Am Art Museum

Ho-Am Art Museum

Ho-Am Art Museum is “the largest privately owned museum in Korea.” This site provides general information about the museum and its art. A visual tour is available for the exhibits and the Hee Won Korean Garden.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Korea–Korea Travel & Tourism

High Commission of India, London

High Commission of India, London

Contains a wide variety of information about India and the Indian diaspora, focusing largely on the Indian community in the U.K. Provides links to Indian newspapers and India-related stories in the international media, visa information for visitors, and general reference information. Also contains useful information about doing international busi …
Subject: Business & Economics–International Business; Regional & Country Information–Asia–India; Regional & Country Information–Europe–United Kingdom

Government of Taiwan

Government of Taiwan

Official website of the Taiwanese government. Provides information on news, government, laws and regulations, culture, travel, population, science and technology, statistics, a “Taiwan-cam” and more. In English and Chinese.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Taiwan

Indian Elections ’04

Indian Elections ’04

This site provides live coverage and information on the 2004 national elections in India, from exit polls to editorials. Visitors can find highly detailed information on how all the political parties faired in the elections.
Features include statistics and opinion polls from the 2004 Indian Election; Editorials; Information and Links to all the po …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Other National Governments; Regional & Country Information–Asia–India

Genghis Khan on the Web

Genghis Khan on the Web

Annotated web directory to inforamtion on the great Mongol conqueror Genghis Khan.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Mongolia; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Era–Medieval (Middle Ages) History

Nepal Home Page Travel Guide

Nepal Home Page Travel Guide

Maps, visa and embassy information, exchange rates, accomodations, weather, transportation, links, frequently asked questions, and more.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Nepal–Nepal Travel & Tourism; Regional & Country Information–Asia–Nepal

Taj Mahal: The Monument of Love

Taj Mahal: The Monument of Love

Information on the Taj Mahal’s history, architecture, traveling there, and the surrounding city of Agra.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–India–India Travel & Tourism

Japan Information Network

Japan Information Network

“This Japan Information Network WWW site has been set up by the Japan Center for Intercultural Communications (JCIC) to be the place to come for Web users seeking all kinds of information about Japan. The information about the society, culture, education and other aspects of Japan appearing on this site was gathered and edited by JCIC. We also serv …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Japan

The China WWW Virtual Library – Internet Guide for Chinese Studies

The China WWW Virtual Library – Internet Guide for Chinese Studies

A comprehensive guide with links to resources and academic material on China, Chinese culture, Chinese society, Chinese history, and other subjects, with a table of contents modeled after Library of Congress classification schedules, maintained by the University of Heidelberg (the site is in English).
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–China; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American–Chinese

Bali and Indonesia on the Net

Bali and Indonesia on the Net

Provides general information about Indonesia and the surrounding area in addition to commercial travel information, including an interactive map.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Indonesia; Regional & Country Information–Asia–Indonesia–Indonesia Travel & Tourism

Tokyo Weekender

Tokyo Weekender

“The Tokyo Weekender is a bi-weekly publication for the foreign and English-speaking community in the Tokyo area, plus visiting businessmen and tourists. Through the years many an expatriate has turned to our pages for community news, social events and just plain entertainment.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Japan; Entertainment & Leisure

the-south-asian.com

the-south-asian.com

the-south-asian.com is a U.K and U.S based […] regional magazine of its kind on south Asia. […] the-south-asian is meant to be a platform for a positive cultural dialogue – your literary contributions are welcome. However, our editorial policy will not allow us to publish any material that is irreverent and insensitive towards any religion, …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–India; Arts & Humanities–Culture–General Interest

Outlook

Outlook

Weekly news magazine from India. News, current affairs, politics, business, international, and features.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia; Reference–News & Current Events

The Newspaper Today

The Newspaper Today

“India’s first and only e-newspaper.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–India

Masala Magazine

Masala Magazine

“MASALA serves to bring the influence of the South Asian community to the American mainstream through a range of activities that include publishing, music distribution, marketing and advertising. Through this multipronged approach, we hope to add to the rich fabric of the American mosaic, to extend a reciprocal appreciation of cultures and to build …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–India; Entertainment & Leisure; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American

Manushi

Manushi

An online magazine that analyzes the political, economic and social issues from a people-oriented perspective in India. Articles cover topics such as women’s lives and work, civil liberties, human rights issues, interviews, historical pieces, film and book reviews, fiction, poetry, and reader responses.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Advocacy Groups; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women

Malaysiakini.com

Malaysiakini.com

“Malaysiakini.com is a daily news website featuring independent reporting, in-depth analysis and investigative journalism. Launched on Nov 20, 1999 shortly before the Malaysian general elections, the site was created by journalists unhappy with one-sided news coverage and the lack of press freedom in the country. Malaysiakini hopes to test and pus …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia

Korean Central News Agency (North Korea)

Korean Central News Agency (North Korea)

“News from Korean Central News Agency OF DPRK(Democratic People’s Republic of Korea).” North Korean government news organ. Daily news, views, editorials, and updates on the activities of the “Great Leader” Kim Jong Il. Archive of past issues Dec 1996 to present.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia; Reference–News & Current Events

Inside Indonesia

Inside Indonesia

Inside Indonesia has been published quarterly by the Indonesian Resources and Information Programme (IRIP) since 1983. Inside Indonesia gets behind the soundbite and the official propaganda. Every three months, it keeps you informed about the real Indonesia…Topic index: Social conditions and the economy, Environment , Politics and human rights, C …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia

India Today

India Today

“India Today, launched in 1975, is India’s most widely read news & current affairs magazine. It has a lively back-of-the-book section that reports on art, music, people, sports, books, entertainment and social trends. An expert team of editors, journalists, photographers and designers maintain its high standards of production.” Hindi edition at:
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–India

Harvard Asia Pacific Review

Harvard Asia Pacific Review

“The Harvard Asia Pacific Review is a new semi-annual academic journal devoted to issues pertinent to the Asia Pacific, bringing together students of the region – from world leaders, renowned scholars, and leading professionals to Harvard graduates and undergraduates.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American

Communalism Combat

Communalism Combat

“Publishing analyses and exposures of the manipulations of communal political parties, both of the majority and the minority, as also soul-searching personal accounts of individuals from India, the sub-continent and abroad engaged in battling the forces that divide. “
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics

China Reform Monitor

China Reform Monitor

“Chronicles the process of reforms in the People’s Republic of China and American policy toward China.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–China; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Politics News

ChannelNewsAsia

ChannelNewsAsia

“Since March 1999, Channel NewsAsia has been bringing you full news coverage on Asia and the world. Everyday, we bring you up-to-the-minute news on topics ranging from politics, finance, business, technology to sports and entertainment.” In English, Chinese (Traditional), Chinese (Simplified). Offices in Singapore and Hong Kong, China.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia

AsiaWeek

AsiaWeek

“Asia is at a crossroads. It is not the place it was 5 years ago. Society, culture and values have changed across the region. Business is the new politics and technology the new business. The whole region is experiencing a socio-economic shift, as technology and telecommunications change the way we live and work. It’s about transparency and meritoc …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia

Asian Database Online Community Electronic Newsletter

Asian Database Online Community Electronic Newsletter

“The first two experimental issues (March and June 1998) of the AsianDOC Electronic Newsletter test the use of a web e-newsletter to support scholars, librarians, and researchers world-wide who are developing text and image databases in the various fields of Asian/EurAsian Studies or who are incorporating materials in Asian languages into larger da …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American

National Diet Library, Japan

National Diet Library, Japan

This is the site for the National Library of Japan, and includes online catalogs and databases, online exhibitions, and information about collections, projects, and use of the library.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Japan; Arts & Humanities–Libraries–Libraries Around The World

Tibet Info Net

Tibet Info Net

It monitors and reports information on contemporary Tibet. Its news-gathering balances official statements from Beijing, Lhasa and Dharamsala with reliable first-hand testimony from Tibetans themselves.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia

National Library Board of Singapore

National Library Board of Singapore

Site includes access to an online catalog which shows the status of every item available in alll of Singapore’s Regional Libraries, Community Libraries, Community Children’s Libraries, and the National Reference Library. Also includes access to Business, Education and Learning resources.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Libraries–Libraries By Type–National Libraries; Arts & Humanities–Libraries–Libraries Around The World; Regional & Country Information–Asia–Singapore

Maps of India

Maps of India

Comprehensive collection of full-color maps of India. Political, demographic, road, and rail maps. Maps arranged either full-country view or by states and union territories. Includes distance calculator.
Subject: Reference–Geography–Maps & Atlases; Regional & Country Information–Asia–India

Panchangam.com: Online Hindu Vedic Calendar

Panchangam.com: Online Hindu Vedic Calendar

“Panchangam is the Indian Calendar, which has been in use for centuries. This calendar covers everything from the phases of the Moon, the positions of stars and planets, and identifies auspicious times and days for various activities.” Online panchangam calculator, listing of major Hindu festival days, free downloads of kolam and yantha(religiously …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–India; Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Hinduism; Reference–Calendars

Tokyo Advertising Museum

Tokyo Advertising Museum

Archive of Japanese poster art. Examples from train posters, train station posters, and outdoor print advertising. Archive arranged according to month of first appearance, 9/99 to present. Most major Japanese advertisers represented, especially beverage and fashion industries. Captions link to product home pages. Japanese only.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia–Japan; Business & Economics–Marketing & Advertising; Economics; Art

Asian American Net

Asian American Net

“Asian American Net is the first and the only web site whose mission is to serve all Asian American communities and to promote and strengthen cultural, educational, and commercial ties between Asia and North America. The site??s primary feature is the collection of regional and country-specific materials available on the Internet. Each country on t …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race–Asian & Pacific/Asian-American