Finding books on Malaysian anthropology

An exchange student asked me where to find books on Malaysian ethnic groups and anthropology (to buy). And since this is a topic close to my heart (and purse), I think it's a very good question. Some places and sites that come to mind:

In Penang, you might find titles of interest at the Penang Heritage Trust. You should visit their office, located in a restored building in the heritage area.

There is also Areca Bookstore in Armenian Street (on my to-visit list)

Kinokuniya bookstore in KL occasionally carries relevant titles; they have an online ordering service (but they've never stocked my books that I've seen, sigh)

Ditto MPH Bookstores but, like Kinokukiya, their stock is highly variable and location-dependent, so it's best to use their online ordering service.

Universiti Malaya Coop Bookstore has a Malaysiana collection. When it's good, it's great, but it's not always well-stocked either.

The Malaysian Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society (MBRAS) publishes or reprints some excellent works, mainly on history.

Gerakbudaya in KL (my publisher, yes). There is now an excellent affiliate, also called Gerakbudaya, in George Town, Penang. Check them out.

Select Bookstore in Singapore (probably has the widest range of books on Southeast Asia available close to here, and they will order for you)

For Orang Asli stuff, a few titles are available from the Center for Orang Asli Concerns. They could always do with publication funds so, if the Christmas spirit is upon you, consider making a donation!

For books on Sabah and Sarawak, there is also Borneo Books, based out of Kota Kinabalu, Sabah and the US-based Borneo Research Council.

Any suggestions, anyone?

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