links on this page are to Central, East and Southeast Asian sites. For
links to other parts of Asia use the links in the table below to go to
the specific page for that region or country.
|China, Taiwan & Hong Kong||South Asia||Russia||Middle East|
Asia in General
Asian Studies WWW Virtual Library - http://coombs.anu.edu.au/WWWVL-AsianStudies.html
This site, at The Australian National University, keeps links to leading information facilities about Asia on the Internet. The top of their page has a lot of graphics, so you will have to scroll down the page a bit to find very extensive links to Asian Studies information.
East & Southeast Asia: An Annotated Directory of Internet Resources - http://newton.uor.edu/Departments&Programs/AsianStudiesDept/
An annotated directory of sites related to East Asia, Southeast Asia, general sites on Asia, and Asian Americans. Browsable by country and region. Includes Current Hot Topics. (LII)
Eastern Studies Database - http://easternstudiesdatabase.com/
This website "is an apolitical, non-profit, independent, educational resource which provides professionally researched course materials for educators and students within the areas of Asian and Mideastern Studies."
Asia: Lonely Planet - http://www.lonelyplanet.com/destinations/loc-asi.htm
This map at the Lonely Planet website provides links to inforamtion about all the countries of Asia. Click on the map to go to a specific country's information page.
Southeast Asian Archive Newsletter - http://www.lib.uci.edu/rrsc/sasian.html
The UC Irvine Southeast Asian Archive Newsletter is put out quarterly. It contains news of the Archive's acquisitions, donations to the Archive, and events in the UC Irvine Southeast Asian Community, as well as the occasional essay or profile. This online magazine gives up-to-date information on what's happening in the former Portuguese colony of East Timor. (East Timor International Support Center)
Penn State Vietnamese Student Association - http://dolphin.upenn.edu/~vietnam/
A gathering of information by the Vietnamese Student Association of Pennsylvania State University. Includes pictures of Vietnam, a closer look at Vietnamese culture and society, and other information on Vietnam.
Socialist Republic of Viet-Nam - http://coombs.anu.edu.au/WWWVLPages/VietPages/WWWVL-Vietnam.html
This site keeps track of leading information facilities for the Viet-Nam section of the Asian Studies WWW Virtual Library.
Thai WWW Virtual Library - http://www.nectec.or.th/WWW-VL-Thailand.html
An Australian National University electronic resource for Thai Studies. Has links to resources about Thai history and culture.
The Laos WWW Virtual Library - http://www.global.lao.net/laoVL.html
This Web Page keeps track of leading information facilities for the Laos section of the Asian Studies WWW Virtual Library.
Indonesia Project - http://rspas.anu.edu.au/economics/ip/
"The Indonesia Project is a major international centre of research and graduate training on the economy of Indonesia."
Japan & Korea
Internet Resources on Japan - http://www.indiana.edu/~japan/internet.html
List of links on Japan including the topics of: Comprehensive Japan Sites; Japanese Government Ministries; Daily News in Japan; Japanese Journals in English; Japanese Newspapers in English; Statistical Data on Japan; The Virtual Museum of Traditional Japanese Arts; Japanese American National Museum; A-Bomb WWW Museum; The Constitution of Japan (1946); Information for Kids; Regions of Japan; Maps of Japan; National Holidays in Japan; and Japan-Related Listservs. (National Clearinghouse for U.S.-Japan Studies)
Japan Reference Page - http://www.japanreference.com/
Over 4,000 links to sites in and/or about Japan, covering the arts, business, food, society, religion, science, travel, and other topics. (LII)