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Dear Reader,

(including all its subsidiary (and/or sister) pages on "coombs.anu.edu.au" server) has permanently ceased its publishing operations on Friday 21st January 2011.

All of the online resources reported here have been thoroughly checked at the time of their listing. However, it is possible that, with the with the passage of time, many of the originally reported materials might have been removed from the Internet, or changed their online address, or varied the scope and quality of their contents.

Fortunately, in several cases it is possible to access many of the older versions of the resources listed in the MONITOR. This can be easily done via the free services of the "The Internet Archive" http://web.archive.org/, a remarkable brainchild of Brewster Kahle, San Francisco, CA.

- with warm regards -

Editor, Dr T. Matthew Ciolek.

Canberra, 21 January 2011.

28 January 2010

China Heritage Quarterly e-journal


28 Jan 2010

China Heritage Project, Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies (RSPAS), The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia

"The China Heritage Quarterly [ISSN 1833-8461], previously China Heritage Newsletter [est. 2005 - ed.], is edited by Geremie R. Barme. It is an up-to-date publication covering recent developments and scholarship in areas related to China's heritage. [...] Each issue of the Quarterly provides readers with a different focus, which is amplified in detail in the Editorial. This is followed by Features, a section which contains articles related to the theme of the issue. Articles contains scholastic studies of various aspects of China's cultural heritage, while New Scholarship covers recent scholastic endeavours, conference reports, book reviews, material on recent monographs and, when appropriate, bibliographical material related to the focus of the issue. This online quarterly is produced under the aegis of the China Heritage Project [http://rspas.anu.edu.au/pah/chinaheritageproject/] [... RSPAS], The Australian National University."

Site contents:
* Editorial
* Features (Articles on the Theme of this [Dec 2009] Issue: Vale: Yang Xianyi; The Universal Library, by Duncan Campbell; The Search for Traditional Libraries, by Wei Li; A Bibliophile in Sin, by Don Cohn; On Reading A Record of the Gardens of Jiangnan, by Huang Shang)
* T'ien Hsia (Presents of the Past: Introduction; Editorial Commentary, Wen Yuan-ning; Library Chronicle, by V.L. Wong; The Chinese Book: Its Evolution and Development, by K.T. Wu; Libraries and Book-Collecting in China Before the Invention of Printing, by V.L. Wong; Cheng Ch'iao, A Pioneer in Library Methods, by K.T. Wu; Chinese Gardens: Especially in Kiangsu and Chekiang, by Chuin Tung)
* Articles (Articles on Aspects of China's Cultural Heritage, incl.: An Educated Man is Not a Pot, an interview with Pierre Ryckmans; The Han Supremacist: An Interview, by Sang Ye; The Ninety-nine Ways of Destroying the Manchus, by L. Carrington Goodrich)
* New Scholarship [Recent research, reviews, conferences]
* Behind the Scenes
* Links
* Recent Updates (A Short Course in Writing Chinese History, Elementary Eunuchs, Confucian Multipliers);
* Archives (2009 (No. 17, March 2009: The Heritage of Commemoration; No. 18, June 2009: The Heritage of Commemoration, Part II No. 19, September 2009: T'ien Hsia, All-Under-Heaven; No. 20, December 2009: The Heritage of Books, Collecting and Libraries), 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005);
* Search.

URL http://chinaheritagequarterly.org/

Internet Archive http://web.archive.org/web/*/http://chinaheritagequarterly.org/

Link reported by: Darren Boyd (darren.boyd--at--anu.edu.au), forwarded by college.cap.academics--at--anu.edu.au

* Resource type [news - documents - study - corporate info. - online guide]:
Study/ News/ Online Guide
* Publisher [academic - business - govt. - library/museum - NGO - other]:
* Scholarly usefulness [essential - v.useful - useful - interesting - marginal]:
V. Useful
* External links to the resource [over 3,000 - under 3,000 - under 1,000
- under 300 - under 100 - under 30]: under 30

Please note that the above details were correct on the day of their publication. To suggest an update, please email the site's editor at tmciolek@ciolek.com