Yearly Archives: 2020

20 posts

Centre for Asian and Transcultural Studies (CATS) Library, Heidelberg: Academic Librarian for the Chinese Collection

Position Summary: This position should supervise the acquisitions department (including participation in literature selection); Participate in cataloging and subject indexing in accordance with the standards applied (also in the original language) and conduct general and subject-specific user training and advice. Furthermore, the cooperation in the development and implementation of a […]

Duke University Libraries: Librarian for Japanese Studies

Position Summary:  The Librarian for Japanese Studies focuses on service, innovation, collaboration and professional leadership in Japanese Studies and Asian American Studies. The librarian serves as primary liaison to Japanese and Asian American Studies faculty, students, visiting scholars and staff in a variety of departments and academic programs, manages and evaluates […]

CEAL Updates

Dear CEAL colleagues: What an eventful year this has been! I hope that you are staying well as we begin the fall semester in a most unusual year. Immediately after the 2020 CEAL Annual Conference in March, the CEAL Executive Board has been busy handling a number of business items […]


AAS endorsement: CEAL Statement on Collection Development and Acquisition Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic (in collaboration with the NCC and the SCSL)

Dear CEAL colleagues: I would like to inform you that the AAS Board has officially endorsed the Council on East Asian Libraries’ (CEAL) Statement on Collection Development and Acquisition Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic: In Collaboration with the North American Coordinating Council on Japanese Library Resources (NCC) and the Society of Chinese Studies Librarians (SCSL). Once again, […]

CEAL listserv (EASTLIB)

Dear CEAL colleagues: Last week some of CEAL colleagues informed me that they did not receive my postings sent to EASTLIB, the CEAL listserv. In this email, I have compiled a few ways to troubleshoot if you are experiencing similar problems. Check your junk folder. If the email is there, […]