Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Silk Road


The latest addition to Yale University Library Digital Collections.The Yale Silk Road Database provides free access to over 6,000 photographs of major sites in the Silk Road region taken during faculty site seminars led by Mimi Hall Yiengpruksawan (Professor, History of Art) under the auspices of the Council on East Asian Studies at Yale University in the summers of 2006-2009. Topics covered are of value to researchers of archaeology, sculpture, religion and geography. They include images from temples, sites of religious worship art and archeology.
Link: http://library.yale.edu/digitalcollections/yalesilkroad/index.html
Access: Free