Resources and Opportunities


Below are some useful links that can help you better research Asian Studies and the Asian culture.

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:

The Balch Institute for Ethnic Studies of The Historical Society of Pennsylvania. Access:

Japanese Tea Ceremony. Access:

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Contact Information

Director, Asian Studies
Dr. Elizabeth Kolsky
Villanova University
History Department
Villanova, PA 19085
Phone: 610-519-4682

Administrative Assistant:
Ms. Joyce Harden
Villanova University
Phone: 610-519-4640
Office: SAC 277

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