“When I have a little money, I buy books; and if I have any left, I buy food and clothes.”

Desiderius Erasmus of Rotterdam

Welcome to my website.

I am a librarian based in Singapore, and my work includes the development and management of archives and reference collections on the visual arts. My interests include book and library histories; Southeast Asia (its histories, art, and culture); literature; and religion.

In my personal life and my job, I have compiled annotated lists of resources and books on various topics, which I sometimes share with friends. On this website, I attempt to make some of them available.

Here’s what you can find on this site: