Currently, this subject guide primarily focuses on East Asia, and covers resources for the study of various social and humanities aspects (e.g. languages, literature, economics, history, politics, cultures...) of China, Japan, and Korea. Resources marked URL:https://guides.lib.uci.edu/asian_studies
EBL e-Book LibraryOffers content across all subject areas and from major academic publishers worldwide. Books are fulltext searchable. Login with your UCINetID to maximize the use. Find more about EBL at http://guides.lib.uci.edu/eBooks/ebooks_EBL
MyiLibrarye-Books can be browsed by subject, by publisher, and alphabetically.
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China, Trade, Politics & Culture, 1793-1980With documents encompassing events from the earliest English embassy to the birth and early years of the People’s Republic, this resource collects sources from nine archives, at the School of Oriental and African Studies and the British Library, London, to give an incredible insight into the changes in China during this period.
HathiTrustProvides access to an increasing number of Eastern and Western language materials. Institutional login for (i.e., UCI NetID and Password) is recommended for full access.
Google BooksLog in with your Google account for a maximized access
Bibliography of Asian StudiesAs the online version of the Bibliography of Asian Studies (BAS), provides indexes of western-language articles and book chapters on all parts of Asia published since 1971.
JSTORProvides full-text access to articles published in the back issues （mostly back to the very first issue) of Asian Folklore Studies, Asian Survey, Asian Theatre Journal, China Journal, China Quarterly, Chinese Literature: Essays, Articles, Reviews (CLEAR), Harvard Journal of Asiatic Studies, Journal of Asian Studies, Journal of Japanese Studies, Journal of the American Oriental Society, Modern Asian Studies, Modern China, Monumenta Nipponica, Pacific Affairs , and more. However, recently year articles might not be available.
Project MuseProvides online fulltext access to many humanities and social sciences content.
FactivaProvide searchable and browsable access to Chinese, Japanese as well as English newspapers in the fields of economics and business.
Foreign Broadcast Information Service (1941-1996)A fully searchable digital edition of the United States’ principal record of political and historical open source intelligence. All content in there are English translation of foreign broadcast transcripts and news.
North-China Daily News & Herald Newspapers and Hong Lists (1850~1951)A fulltext database of seven historical English newspapers published in China between 1850 and 1951, including
The North-China Herald（1850~1941）, The North-China Daily News（1865~1951）, The North-China Desk Hong List（1872~1941）, The Chinese Shipping List & Advertiser(1862~1872), Hu Bao (1882~1908), Han Bao (1894~1900), and Xiao Xian Bao (1898~1906)
ProQuest Chinese Newspaper Collection (1832-1953)Provides fulltext access to 24 historical English language newspapers published in China, including: The North-China Herald (1850-1867)- The North-China Herald and Market Report (1867-1869)-Peking daily news (1914-1917)-The Shanghai Times (1914-1921)
The Canton times (1919-1920)-The China critic (1939-1946)-China monthly review (1950-1953) -The China Press (1925-1938)-The China Weekly Review (1923-1950)-The Chinese recorder (1912-1938)-The Chinese recorder and educational review (1939-1941)-The Chinese recorder and missionary journal (1868-1912)-The Chinese repository (1832-1851)-Millard's China National Review (1919-1919)-Millard's Review of the Far East (1917-1919)-Millard's Review of the Far East (1919-1921)-The North-China Herald (1850-1867)- The North-China Herald and Market Report (1867-1869)-The North-China Herald and Supreme Court & Consular Gazette (1870-1941)-Peking daily news (1914-1917)-Peking gazette (1915-1917)-The Peking leader (1918-1919)-The Shanghai gazette (1919-1921)-The Shanghai Times (1914-1921)-The Weekly Review (1922-1923)-The Weekly Review of the Far East (1921-1922)
Wisenews (2000-)A searchable and browsable database with 292 English language newspapers (and 477 Chinese language newspapers) published in many countries. The date coverage is from 2000 to the present for the majority of newspaper titles.
38 NorthIt is a website devoted to analysis of North Korea. Main objective of this site is to bring the best possible analysis to both seasoned North Korea watchers and general audiences alike. According to its introduction, this web site strives as much as possible for ideological balance, publishing opposing opinions, and utilizes various technologies to analyze military, economic, social and other developments north of the DMZ.
Historical Dictionary of Japanese Traditional Theatre*This updated edition adds well over 200 plot summaries representing each theatrical form in addition to:a chronology;introductory essay;appendixes;an extensive bibliography;over 1500 cross-referenced entries on important terms;brief biographies of the leading artists and writers;and plot summaries of significant plays
Historical Dictionary of Japan to 1945*The early history of Japan is told through a detailed chronology, an introductory essay, appendixes, an extensive bibliography, and over 800 cross-referenced dictionary entries on important people, organizations, activities, and events.
Oxford bibliographies online. Chinese studiesOffers peer-reviewed annotated bibliographies on China across all disciplines. Bibliographies are browseable by subject area and keyword searchable. Contains a "My OBO" function that allows users to create personalized bibliographies of individual citations from different bibliographies
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