Internet Resources for the Philatelist

Das, Indraneil and Gee, Genevieve V. A. (2016) Internet Resources for the Philatelist. Journal of Philatelic Society of Kuching, Sarawak, 8 (2). p. 23.

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Abstract

Gone (mostly) are the days when philatelists waited around mail boxes (Figure 1) or made a commute to the neighbourhood stamp shop, to add to their collection. Indeed, the internet has revolutionised all aspects of human well being, including the pursuit of stamps and other collectibles. At present, more philatelists prefer to purchase stamps online than via any other route, and a variety of outlets are available, ranging from governmental bodies, such as postal agencies that produce and distribute stamps to independent vendors, databases, auction houses, online catalogues and others.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: philatelists, internet, mail boxes, unimas, university, universiti, Borneo, Malaysia, Sarawak, Kuching, Samarahan, ipta, education, research, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak.
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Institute of Biodiversity and Environmental Conservation
Depositing User: Gani
Date Deposited: 10 Jul 2020 06:42
Last Modified: 10 Jul 2020 06:42
URI: http://ir.unimas.my/id/eprint/30347

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