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Asian Languages And Literatures Resources: Home

Local Links and Info

Call Numbers - Call Number locations for Asian Languages And Literatures (in Reference and Stacks) 

  • PL1001-PL3207 Chinese language and literature
  • PL501-PL889  Japanese language and literature
  • PL900-PL998  Korean language and literature 

Locating CJK translations of literature

Index Translationum: It is a bibliographic database of works translated from the original to other languages.

Research in Asian Languages and Literatures

This is a brief list of useful subject specific research sources available in Wesleyan's libraries and on the Internet. It is intended to provide a starting point for research in Asian Languages And Literatures, sufficient for basic research needs.  For more extensive research needs, you can ask for a personal research session with a librarian.

Electronic Resources

Bibliography of Asian Studies (BAS)

A Digital Library of Chinese Resources: A Collaborative Digitization Project

Electronic Siku Quanshu

China Masters' Theses Full-Text: 1984-

China Doctoral Dissertations Full-text:1984-

China Academic Journals Full Text : 1915-(中国学术期刊全文数据库)
CAJ, or Zhongguo xue shu qi kan quan wen shu ju ku, a product of Tsinghua-TongFang via EastView. Covers thousands of journals in humanities and social sciences; from 1994; full text in both PDF and CAJ viewer. The new CAJ interface integrates Century Journals Project databases (First Phase & Expanded), which covers journals from the earliest issue through 1993. The CAJ database has English abstracts for most articles, so searches may be conducted in English.

Yomiuri shinbun (Tokyo, Japan): from 01/01/2002 to present in Factiva

Yonhap Japanese News (Japanese Language): from 01/01/2006 to present in Factiva

Databases and Indexes


EunJoo Lee's picture
EunJoo Lee
I'm the Head of Access Services and the library liaison for the College of East Asian Studies (CEAS). Please feel free to contact me to learn how the library can help you with your research projects.
(860) 685-3454

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