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Planning for the Long-Term Sustainability of The Treasury of Lives Encyclopedia of Tibet, Inner Asia, and The Himalayan Region
Alexander Gardner, Treasury of Lives, Inc.

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The Treasury of Lives (Web Resources)
Title: The Treasury of Lives
Author: Alexander Gardner
Author: Tenzin Dickyi
Author: Catherine Tsuji
Abstract: The Treasury of Lives, on-line and in active development since 2007, implemented a variety of improvements based on the recommendations and advice of NEH supported consultants.
Year: 2007
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Primary URL Description: The Treasury of Lives remains an open access resource. To date, 1190 biographies have been published, written by 103 contributing authors.
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Secondary URL Description: The Treasury of Lives launched a new dynamic map in February 2019 with the guidance of NEH supported consultant Wangyal Shawa. The new map is significantly faster and features multi-lingual search functionality and filtering. The "clustering" feature was replaced with a curated hierarchy of place name labels.