How to post to H-ASIA

H-ASIA has moved to the H-Net Commons - and this has changed the way to submit questions, announcements, CFPs etc.

This page explains how you can submit an item and/or reply to a post.

You want to post an item, but ...

You do not have an H-Net account

  1. Visit http://networks.h-net.org/user/register and create an account.
  2. If you have an account, log in and select H-ASIA from the list of networks  at  http://networks.h-net.org/networks. Click "subscribe" to request a subscription.
    Note: Please make sure that you have included basic data in your H-Net profile. To do so, select "Profile" from the pull-down menue in the top right corner (hidden under the blue silhouette).
    Please include:
    - Academic affiliation (if applicable)
    - Field(s) of interest
    After your subscription has been accepted, you will be able to submit a post to H-ASIA.

You have an H-Net account, but are not subscribed to H-ASIA

  1. If you have an account, log in and select H-ASIA from the list of networks  at  http://networks.h-net.org/networks. Click "subscribe" to request a subscription.
    Note: Please make sure that you have included basic data in your H-Net profile. To do so, select "Profile" from the pull-down menue in the top right corner (hidden under the blue silhouette).
    Please include:
    - Academic affiliation (if applicable)
    - Field(s) of interest
    After your subscription has been accepted, you will be able to submit a post to H-ASIA.

You are already subscribed to H-ASIA, but your profile is not updated

  1. If you know your password, log in and update your profile as described above.
  2. If you do not know your password, go to https://networks.h-net.org/user/password to request a new one. Make sure you a logged out from H-Net first. Enter the email address associated with your H-Net account. You will receive an email with a password reset link.
  3. If you are not sure what email address is in the H-Net system, write to the editors at editorial-asia@mail.h-net.msu.edu (response might take a day or two).
  4. For more information on how to reset your password, see https://networks.h-net.org/node/905/discussions/3876/resetting-passwords-loop

You are already subscribed to H-ASIA

  1. Go to https://networks.h-net.org/ and log in.
  2. Visit the network - select form 'My networks' or go to https://networks.h-net.org/h-asia
  3. Click on "Start a Discussion with Fellow Scholars"
  4. Create your message and
    - add a title/subject line
    - add a category (note that categories are selected by the editors)
    - add at least one tag (a keyword describing the content/subject of your message)
  5. Click "Submit to editor" to submit your message.

You want to reply to a post

  1. At the bottom of each e-mail notifivation you will find the option "Read more or reply". Clicking this link takes you to the post.
  2. if you get an "access denied",  do not panic. This means that you are not logged into H-Net Commons. Just log in and continue.
  3. Scroll down to the bottom of the page and enter your reply into the text-field.Use the formatting options of the text editor to add features to your message.
  4. Click "Submit to editor" to submit your message.

Important:

  • Each item posted is linked to a profile (so please make sure that your profile includes  basic data - academic affiliation, field(s) of interest), and each item posted to H-ASIA is out there in public forever.
  • Please avoid adding personal information (phone numbers, physical addresses etc.).
Need help?
Write to editorial-asia@mail.h-net.msu.edu or visit http://networks.h-net.org/help-desk