Society for the Study of Chinese Religions http://isites.harvard.edu/icb/icb.do?keyword=k7027.
In addition to the information the site gives on the scholarly activities
and membership of the society and its Journal of Chinese Religions,
the links section is an excellent place to start any exploration.
Links for Chinese Religion and Philosophy, Joseph
Adler, Kenyon College http://www2.kenyon.edu/depts/religion/fac/adler/reln270/links270.htm.
A very extensive and widely varied set of links, primary sources
and secondary texts that extend beyond religion and philosophy to
address other topics as well (e.g. Chinese women, medicine, politics,
media, etc.) Especially useful for visitors with some background
are the photos and other primary texts, and the links to monastery
and temple sites.
Chinese Philosophical Etext Archive, Wesleyan
Full-text versions of Confucian philosophical works from the pre-Qin
to the Republican eras.
Resources for East Asian Language and Thought,
Charles Muller, Toyo Gakuen University. http://acmuller.net/.
The main focus here is on Buddhism, with special attention to the
rhetorical conflict between Buddhism and Confucianism. Extensive
indices to the Buddhist canon and specialized bibliographies, but
also CJK versions and English translations of classic Buddhist,
Daoist and Confucian texts. Also contains two dictionaries
of Buddhist terms as well as a general CJKV-English dictionary.
Forum on Religion and Ecology (FORE), Harvard
University Center for the Environment http://environment.harvard.edu/religion/main.html.
Although the focus here is on the connections between religions
and environmental concerns, the sections on (for example) Confucianism,
Daoism and Buddhism feature essays, bibliographies and links containing
much information of general interest as well.
Bibliography of Western Language Publications
on Chinese Popular Religion (1995 to present), Philip Clart, University
of Missouri http://web.missouri.edu/~religpc/bibliography_CPR.html.
A very comprehensive, well-organized and frequently updated bibliography
of publications in Western languages on every aspect of Chinese
popular religion. Some entries include abstracts.
Barend ter Haar’s Website, Sinological Institute,
The homepage of the eminent scholar of popular religion and social
movements. He offers a number of bibliographies, including
ones on contemporary religion, shamanism, and such other topics
as protest and education and literacy. Also includes a substantial
section on Falungong.
Chinese Paper Gods http://www.columbia.edu/cu/lweb/digital/collections/eastasian/paper_gods/index.html
A digital collection of the New Year's prints and deity images for
ritual offerings assembled by Anne S. Goodrich in Beijing in 1931.
Daoist Studies: Resources and Information on Daoism
(Taoism), James Miller, Queen’s University, Ontario http://rels.queensu.ca/dao/.
A wonderfully comprehensive site that offers something for everyone,
from novices to experts. Among the many features are a basic
starting booklist on Daoism, a searchable bibliographic database,
a glossary of terms, and several useful introductory essays.
The site also has links to information on several dozen academic
and practicum courses, and a directory of scholars.
The Golden Elixir: Taoism and Chinese Alchemy,
Fabrizio Pregadio, Stanford University http://www.stanford.edu/~pregadio/index.html.
An extensive and searchable site on Daoism and Chinese alchemy.
It includes the Zhengtong Daozang and several other original texts
in Chinese, numerous texts in translation, excerpts from the Encyclopedia
of Taoism, and a well-organized page of web links to bibliographies,
full-text sites, essays, and scholarly organizations and related
Taoism Information Page, Gene R. Thursby, University
of Florida http://www.clas.ufl.edu/users/gthursby/taoism/.
The WWW VL site for Daoism. Not as extensive as the previous two
sites, but the links are all well annotated and contextualized.
Centre for the Studies of Daoist Culture (道教文化研究中心),
Chinese University of Hong Kong http://www.cuhk.edu.hk/crs/dao/index_en.html.
Information on research activities, publications, conferences, and
on the bilingual journal Daoism: Religion, History and Society《道教研究：宗教、歷史與社會》.
Buddhist Studies WWW Virtual Library http://www.ciolek.com/WWWVL-Buddhism.html.
Features various specialized search engines, and organizes resources
according to major schools within Buddhism (e.g. Pure Land, Zen,
Tibetan Buddhism) and particular topics, such as Buddhist art.
Buddhist Digital Library and Museum (佛學數位圖書館暨博物館)
National Taiwan University http://ccbs.ntu.edu.tw/DBLM/cin
dex.htm. An important site for researchers, with a searchable
bibliographic database, links to numerous sources for full text
Buddhist sutras (most in Chinese), and online Pali and Sanskrit
lessons. Also feature lovely digital museums on such subjects
as Xuanzang and the Silk Road and the history of Buddhism in Taiwan
that are, alas, for the most part only accessible to Chinese readers.
Buddhanet, Buddha Dharma Education Association,
Sydney, Australia http://www.buddhanet.net/.
Though this site is aimed more at practitioners than academics,
it also contains a number of online study guides, an e-book library,
audio lectures, etc. Some of the information would be useful
with more context (e.g. the source of the translation for the e-texts
offered), but perhaps the handiest feature is the search engine
that allows users to find listings of Buddhist resources in their
Ricci Institute for Chinese-Western Cultural History,
University of San Francisco http://www.usfca.edu/ricci/.
The site for a research and exchange program on the early history
of Christianity in China, with a special focus on the Jesuit missions
during the Ming and early Qing periods. The Ricci Roundtable database
Internet Explorer only) is an invaluable source for biographies,
bibliographic information and guides to library and archives with
holdings relating to Chinese Christianity.