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 Unpublished as well as copies of already published articles can be deposited here.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 standardized addresses (URN) and metadata. Furthermore, they searchable via national and international catalogues and databases.

CrossAsia-Repository is a service provided by the Virtual Library CrossAsia and is supported 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

Nicole Merkel-Hilf
Heidelberg University
South Asia Institute Library
Tel.: +49 6221 54-8927
E-Mail: merkel(at)