Category Archives: Fresh from the Archives

Update on Archives in Tianjin and Shanghai

Brief update on the Tianjin Municipal Archives (天津市档案局) and Shanghai Municipal Archives (上海市档案局). To browse the electronic catalog at the Tianjin Municipal Archives, there are…

Shandong Provincial Archives

A review of Shandong Provincial Archives (山東省檔案館) (Jinan, Shandong, PRC). In May 2014, I travelled to Jinan, Shandong, to conduct research in the Shandong Provincial…

The National Library of Korea

A review of the National Library of Korea. The National Library of Korea (국립중앙도서관) hosts a sprawling collection of historical materials, relevant to scholars of…

The West Ward Excavation, Bamburgh Castle

A review of The West Ward Excavation, Bamburgh Castle (Bamburgh, Northumberland, United Kingdom). The subject of the present article is a little different, concerning as…