East Asian core

[Korea] KINDS: Korean Integrated Newpaper Database System


Full-text article database covering more than 10 newspapers in both Korean and English since 1990. You must register to use it, but there are no charges involved.

[Japanese] Kindai Digital Library


Japanese language materials, published during the Meiji period (1868-1912) are available online. Keyword searchable to tables of contents. All materials have been cleared for copyright purposes. 3000,000 items to date.

[Chinese] Si ku quan shu (treasury of all knowledge)


Contains 3492 individual works, divided into 4 categories, represents a massive heritage of Chinese thought and culture. Keyword searchable. See a reference librarian for log in.

WorldCat (East Asian)


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.

China Academic Journals (English interface)

Dates of Coverage: 
1994 to present

Full text of 7,200+ Chinese journals.

Google In Your Language


Google is a search engine that gives amazing results. It is now available in many languages, so you can search in Chinese, Japanese, and Korean in addition to English.

WWW Virtual Library: Asian Studies


This is the famous site for East Asian Studies scholars, maintained by experts around the world, and located at Australia National University.

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