East Asian core

Mango Languages


Online learning tool for 60+ languages; self-paced tutorials to practice reading, listening & speaking. Includes both modern languages several ancient languages (Koine & ancient Greek, Latin & Biblical Hebrew) . Also includes specialty courses (e.g. food & wine in French, Arab etiquette).

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Fri, 2015-06-05 (All day)

South China Morning Post


English-language newspaper published in Hong Kong, featuring current news on China & other Asian countries. Includes 10-year archive.

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Tue, 2015-02-17 (All day)

Asian Film Online


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

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Tue, 2013-11-12 (All day)

Chinamaxx Dgital Library of Chinese eBooks

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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

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Thu, 2013-02-14 (All day)

Siku Quanshu (四庫全書)

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Proprietary software required, see details below.

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.

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Thu, 2012-12-20 (All day)

China Academic Journals (Chinese interface)

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1994 to present

Full text of 7,200+ Chinese journals.

Access World News: East Asian Language Sources

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Coverage varies by title.

Provides coverage of East Asian language newspapers and other news services. Trial ends 6/30/13.

Zasshi Kiji Sakuin Shusei detabesu [Japan] 1868+


Index to periodical articles published in Japanese, including those in former Japanese colonies; covers local periodicals not indexed elsewhere.

Short Story Index Retrospective [EBSCO]

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Lists short stories published in magazines, journals, and books; search by author, title or subject.

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Tue, 2012-01-24 (All day)

Short Story Index [EBSCO]

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Lists short stories published in magazines, journals, and books; search by author, title or subject.

Date added: 
Tue, 2012-01-24 (All day)
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