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Owner : National Institutes of Health, Office of Dietary Supplements
Host : USDA
Subject : Food
Ginkgo, ephedra, MSG... a huge database of supplements with very large Asia content (China as keyword yielded 1533 hits). Full bibliographic details with extensive abstracts.
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Country : Asia; Thailand;
Owner : Kasetsart University. International Buffalo Information Centre
Host : Kasetsart University. Main Library
Subject : Agriculture
Bibliographic record and abstracts in English. More than 3,400 records.
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Country : Asia; Australia; China; India; Japan; Sri Lanka;
Owner : WHO
Host : WHO
Subject : Medicine & Health
Central database containing the trial registration data sets. It also provides links to the full original records. •To facilitate the unique identification of trials, the Search Portal bridges (groups together) multiple records about the same trial.
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Country : Asia;
Owner : U.S. Census Bureau
Host : U.S. Census Bureau
Subject : Statistics
The International Data Base (IDB) is a data bank containing statistical tables of demographic, and socio-economic data for 227 countries and areas of the world. The IDB combines data from country sources (especially censuses and surveys) with IPC's estimates and projections to provide information dating back as far as 1950 and as far ahead as 2050. The major types of data available in the IDB include: Population by age and sex; Vital rates, infant mortality, and life tables; Fertility and child survivorship; Migration; Marital Status; Family planning; Ethnicity, religion, and language; Literacy; Labor force, employment, and income; Households. All Asian countries represented. Data characteristics: Temporal: Selected years, 1950-present, projected demographic data to 2050.. Spatial: 227 countries and areas.. Resolution: National population, selected data by urban/rural residence, selected data by age and sex.. Sources of the data include: U.S. Bureau of the Census, Estimates and Projections National Statistics Offices United Nations and Specialized Agencies (ILO, UNESCO, WHO)) --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
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Country : China;
Owner : British Library
Host : British Library
Subject : History
The International Dunhuang Project (IDP) was established in 1994 at the British Library to promote the study and preservation of pre-eleventh century manuscripts and artefacts from Dunhuang, China, and other Silk Road sites. This searches manuscripts and some early printed documents from several collections worldwide. The searchable database has more than 40,000 records.
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Country : Asia;
Owner : IRRI
Host : IRRI
Subject : Agriculture
Provides integrated management of global information on genetic resources and crop cultivars. This includes germplasm pedigrees, field evaluations, structural and functional genomic data (including links to external plant databases) and environmental (GIS) data.
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Country : South Asia;
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Host : Digital South Asia Library, University of Chicago
Subject : Catalogues & Directories
The List was compiled by Irene Joshi formerly of the University of Washington Libaries South Asia Section. It contains records for 3,000 newspapers and gazettes published in South Asia and abroad, including 1,708 Indian serials of research importance.
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Country : Japan;
Owner : Historiographical Institute, University of Tokyo
Host : NII
Subject : History
This database contains the title, date, sender, recipient, opening and closing remarks, personal names, place names, etc. of the ancient documents that have been collected and are owned by the Historiographical Institute of the University of Tokyo. These documents are recorded in the duplicates like "Eisha-bon" (full-size tracings made with brush and India ink on thin Japanese paper), mimeographed copy, manuscript, photographic books, and printed books. It also contains the formats of the documents, and shelf number at the institute. 24,000 records.
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Country : Asia;
Owner : Harvard University
Host : Harvard University
Subject : Religion
The Project has catalogued, conserved, and digitized hundreds of Islamic manuscripts, maps, and published texts from Harvard’s renowned library and museum collections.
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Country : India;
Owner : The Research and Information Center for Asian Studies, Institute of Oriental Culture, University of Tokyo
Host : Institute of Oriental Culture
Subject : Architecture
Although the photographs include Hindu and Buddhist remains, those of Islamic architecture alone approximate 20,000 pieces.
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