East Asian

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Asian culture via the lens of independent Asian filmmakers; covers the impact of globalization & urbanization in the greater Asian region.

1979 to present

Information on all books (scholarly, popular, adult, juvenile, reprint, etc.) on all subjects currently published and distributed in the U.S. With out-of-print titles from 1979 to the present.

1949+

Huge collection of digitized books from China; updated 3 times/year. Search & display the first 17 pp. without charge; click on “recommend” to trigger a library purchase. Help

National bibliographic utility for Japanese academic libraries. Use NACSIS Webcat to verify library holdings for periodicals that are not held in North America. Pronunciation guides for authors and titles are provided for all records.

Indexes the full text of a growing number of books. For some books complete text is online; for others only a small portion. No printing or downloading.

3,460 works of history, astronomy, geography, politics, economics, and others from ancient China. Compiled 1773-1782, by edict of Emperor Qianlong. You must download the proprietary software, see instructions.

OCLC catalog of books, web resources, and other material worldwide. Contains millions of records. You may now display Chinese, Japanese, and Korean characters by clicking on Options and setting the character set to Unicode.

Uses Big5 encoding.

Maintained by the University of Virginia Library Electronic Text Center and the University of Pittsburgh East Asian Library.\"... A collaborative effort to make texts of classical Japanese literature available on the World Wide Web.\"

1868 - present

Includes all materials published since the beginning of the Meiji period. Also see the NDL homepage for information about digital resources, reference services, and virtual collections.

Portal to 6 significant libraries in Korea: National Library of Korea, National Assembly Library of Korea, Supreme Court Library, KISTI, KERIS, KAIST Science Library.