Internet Archive

Internet Archive.

The Internet Archive’s “purposes include offering permanent access for researchers, historians, scholars, people with disabilities, and the general public to historical collections that exist in digital format… Now the Internet Archive includes texts, audio, moving images, and software as well as archived web pages in our collections, and is working to provide specialized services relating to training, education, or adaptive reading or information access needs of blind or other persons with disabilities.” It includes many items related to East Asian studies, such as the Siku Quanshu collection.

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JGuide: Stanford Guide to Japan Information Resources

JGuide: Stanford Guide to Japan Information Resources.

An ongoing project of the US-Asia Technology Management Center (USATMC), School of Engineering, Stanford University, the “J Guide: Stanford Guide to Japan Information Resources is a topically arranged directory of online information resources in and about Japan, with focus on resources about Japan in the English language.”

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Yahoo! Taiwan Academic Search 奇摩學術搜尋

Yahoo! Taiwan Academic Search 奇摩學術搜尋.

Developed by Yahoo! Taiwan, it provides integrated search to six academic databases:

  • Taiwan Dissertations and Theses (National Central Library)
  • PerioPath – Taiwan periodicals index (National Central Library)
  • Wanfang Online Journals (a commercial database; only citations are free)
  • Scholarly Web Resources (National Taiwan University Library and Yahoo! Taiwan)
  • Taiwan Libraries Union Catalog (National Central Library)
  • Union List of Digital Collections (from a dozen institutions in Taiwan)

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Update: Discontinued on October 19, 2009 by Yahoo! Taiwan.

Internet Guide for Chinese Studies

Access here.

This is a collaborative project of several European institutions and provides links and descriptions for a wide range of Internet resources related to Chinese studies.

PAIR – Portal to Asian Internet Resources

Access here.

Korean Internet Resources Subject Guides

Access here.

Developed by the Committee on Korean Materials of the Council on East Asian Libraries.