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.

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3,460 works of history, astronomy, geography, politics, economics, and others from ancient China. Compiled 1773-1782, by edict of Emperor Qianlong. The proprietary software is installed on library computers. You can also download the software to your own computer, 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.