Resources and Opportunities


East Asia WWW Virtual Library. This most comprehensive and constantly updated site is an excellent place to begin for users conducting research on East Asian countries and regions. Access:

AsianNet. This site provides comprehensive information on Asian business, trade, and products and offers links to individual countries. Access:

Association for Asian Studies. The homepage of the leading society in Asian studies, this site provides information on publications, meetings, seminars, grants, fellowships, etc. for scholars and researchers of Asian studies. The site also offers links to study programs and other aspects of Asian studies. Access:

Resources for East Asian Language and Thought. A listing of resources on East Asian Language and Thought. Access:

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Contact Information

Director, Asian Studies
Dr. Masako Hamada
Associate Professor of Japanese Studies, Institute for Global Interdisciplinary Studies
Garey Hall Rm 34B
Phone: 610-519-4701

Administrative Assistant/Events Assistant:
Ms. Joyce Harden
Villanova University Dean's Office
Phone: 610-519-4640
Villanova, PA 19085
Office: SAC 023