Research on Asia in the Nordic region
Find the information you need for your research on Asia in our collection of databases, journals, newspapers and selected websites. If your institution is an NNC partner, you have access to e-books from NIAS Press and specialized databases for research on Asia.
Keep up to date with academic news and events in the Nordic region, find Nordic research publications and networks, and check out upcoming research themes in our online journal by Nordic early career researchers.
The Asia in Focus journal is published online twice a year by NIAS – Nordic Institute of Asian Studies. NIAS is a Nordic research and service institute focusing on Asia’s modern transformations.
Upcoming News & Events from Nordic Perspectives
Call for Papers | First AEEAO International Conference “Creating New Synergies: Beyond Our Frontiers”
December 11, 2017
December 15, 2017
December 15, 2017
ChinaTalks lecture: The Birth of a Community Movie-Screening Circuit in Post-Umbrella Movement Hong Kong
December 15, 2017 - 10:00-13:00
January 10, 2018
Call for papers Asia in Focus Issue 6
We are seeking full papers (approx. 3500 words) for the next issue of Asia in Focus. The papers which may take an academic article or academic essay format, should pertain to contemporary issues in modern Asia and be rooted in the social sciences or humanities. We are also accepting book reviews of no more than 1000 words.
See the attached documents for more information or visit www.asiainfocus.dk/call-for-papers for more detailed instructions about submission.
The deadline for submissions is 1 February 2018 .
WiseSearch - news from Greater China and beyond
WiseSearch enables searching in news sources in both Chinese and English mainly from the Greater China region in 1200 newspapers, 10000 Chinese news websites and 1500 social medias. Apart from Chinese news sources in Chinese and English, news sources from other regions in Asia are also included, e g Bangkok Post, The Nation, The Straits, Philippine Star, and South China Morning Post. How far the archive goes for older issues varies from title to title, but there are no issues older than 1998. Specific sources can be found under Media/Author. WiseSearch also contains business information from the Greater China region.
Gain Access to Asia Studies resources
Use our AsiaPortal resources in your teaching and assignment writing