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A Selected List of Sources for Research
Fall Semester 2012

Go to the Wittenberg East Asian Studies Web Page

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I. General Online Reference Sources

Credo Reference Online - source of basic background information - an academic Wikipedia
Oxford Art Online - Online art encyclopedia - includes "Grove Dictionary of Art"
Oxford Music Online - Online Reference articles on music and musicians - includes "Grove Dictionary of Music"
Oxford Reference Online - search well-known and trusted dictionaries, encyclopedias, reference books in a single database

II. Link to a list of basic reference books on East Asia

III. Library Catalogs

EZRA- Wittenberg's online catalog
OhioLINK- Combined catalog of over 80 Ohio libraries
WorldCat - Catalog of books from member libraries all over the world available through Interlibrary Loan request**

** Interlibrary Loan form for books not owned by Wittenberg or OhioLINK.

Links to Other Library Catalogs
Ohio State University: Libraries' homepage or East Asian Studies
University of Michigan: Libraries' homepage or Asia Library

IV. Statistics

China Statistical Information Network - Statistics, in English, from the Chinese government

Nations of the World - From the Library of Congress, this site provides links to sources of data, government, and legal information.

Statistics Bureau, Japanese Ministry of Public Management, Home Affairs, Posts,and Telecommunications.
- Includes statistics on everything from population, labor force, and family income, to a survey on time use and leisure activities.

University of Michigan Documents Center - U.S. Statistical Resources on the Web.


V. Online Indexes to Newspaper and Journal Articles

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