Category Archives: Fresh from the Archives

JapanStudies_HannahShepherd_1 (2)

Collections in Fukuoka, Japan

A review of library collections in Fukuoka, Japan Kyushu Historical Museum 九州歴史資料館  838-0106 福岡県小郡市三沢 5208-3 Tel: +81-94-275-9575 Website Fukuoka City Library Local Collections 福岡市図書館郷土・文書資料室 814-0001…

SouthAsianStudies_NadeeraRupesinghe2

The National Archives of Sri Lanka

A review of the National Archives of Sri Lanka (Colombo, Sri Lanka). Since 2009, I have used the archives of the Dutch East India Company…

China_FFTA_Hubbard

The Rockefeller Archive Center

A review of The Rockefeller Archive Center (Sleepy Hollow, New York, United States). The Rockefeller Archive Center (RAC) (http://www.rockarch.org/) houses collections of broad relevance to…

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Maharashtra State Archives in Mumbai

A review of the Maharashtra State Archives in Mumbai (Maharashtra), India. The Maharashtra State Archives is a major resource for academics interested in the study…

China_FFTA_Tillman

Historical Archives in Nanjing, Jiangsu, China

A review of the Second Historical Archives of China (第二历史档案馆) (Nanjing, Jiangsu, China) The Second Historical Archives of China (第二历史档案馆, sometimes abbreviated SHAC, and also…

FreshFrArchive_Ariana Maki

The National Library and Archives of Bhutan

A review of the National Library and Archives of Bhutan (འབྲུག་རྒྱལ་ཡོངས་དཔེ་མཛོད་དང་ཡིག་རིགས་གཏན་འཇོག་ཁང་།) in Thimphu, Bhutan. In Bhutan, as with many Himalayan Buddhist cultures, key texts were…

2015.06.30, Tues. Renovation of Main Library Building.

Library of Tibetan Works and Archives (India)

A review of the Library of Tibetan Works and Archives (བོད་ཀྱི་དཔེ་མཛོད་ཁང་།) (Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh, India). The Library of Tibetan Works and Archives (LTWA) in Dharamshala,…