Collection Finding Aid
Douglas Pike Collection: Other Manuscripts - Foreign Broadcast Information Service Daily Reports - Asia, Pacific, East Asia
J. Saffell, Jan. 2002[Updated: Jul. 2004 by A. Stoll]
Scope and Content
The Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) booklet is a government publication that contains news and commentary from various foreign broadcasts, news agency transmissions, newspapers and periodicals. The serial began as Asia and Pacific in 1967 and continued as East Asia in 1987. This series covers the following countries: Republic of China, Japan, North Korea, South Korea, Mongolia, Burma, Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, North Vietnam, South Vietnam, Australasia, Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore, Philippines. Items from foreign-language sources are transcribed, with the original phrasing and other characteristics retained. For further information, researchers should consult the inside cover-page of any issue.
Rights and Access
Collection is open for research