CrossAsia-Repository offers academics from all over the world the possibility to publish their research on all fields of Asian Studies in electronic form and in accordance with the concept of Open Access. Unpublished as well as copies of already published articles can be deposited here.

All publications are stored permanently and citable due to standardised addresses (URN) and metadata. Furthermore, they are searchable via national and international catalogues and databases.

CrossAsia-Repository is a service of the Specialised Information Service Asia and is funded by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG, German Research Foundation).

Contact East, Southeast and Central Asia

Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin - PK
East Asia Department
Tel.: +49 30 266-436001
E-Mail: x-asia(at)

Contact Southasia

CATS Library / South Asia
Voßstrasse 2, Building 4110
D-69115 Heidelberg
Tel.: +49 (0)6221 54 15047
E-Mail: merkel(at)