Stone & Bronze Rubbings Thematic Group

Contact: Ching-ju Cheng

The content of these rubbings include bronze inscriptions (include bronze images), of Buddhist stone relief, of Han dynasty stone relief, of tomb stelae in the various dynasties, of stone stelae, of oracle bones inscriptions and the stelae in Taiwan. In 2004, the Library of National Taiwan University, the Institute of History and Philology of Academia Sinica, the National Central Library and the National Museum of History are involved in this group.

*Group Objective:
A Stone and Bronze Rubbings portal website is expected to built up in 2004 with the purpose that it may provide all projects a single entrance where exchanges of rubbings management resources, experience learning, mutual contact, problems discussing and solving, as well as integration of related resources for use, could be expedited.

<source: National Digital Archives Program web site>


Applied Metadata Standard

Metadata Elements List

Progress and Result


@ Institutional Projects --
Digital Archives of Historical and Cultural Relics Collected in the Institute of History and Philology: Division II Rubbings and Archaic Texts Digital Archives Project - Institute of Hisotry and Philology, Academia Sinica
National Central Library Rare Books and Documents Digital Archives Project - National Central Library
National Historical and Cultural Artifacts Digital Collection Project - National Museum of History
Taiwan Historical Archives Project - National Taiwan University
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MAAT: Ya-ning Chen, Shu-jiun Chen, Ching-ju Cheng , Hon-chung Sum

Working documents contain the records when MAAT works on analyzing metadata with the staffs of the thematic group. They include worksheets, controlled vocabulary lists, analysis reports, system requirement specifications, guidelines, meeting reports, and mics.