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Subject: Asian Studies

Earl George Macartney Collection

A collection of letters , journals and other documents from the diplomatic mission of Earl George Macartney, who was sent to China by George III from 1792-1794. Provides a picture of both China and English diplomacy during the late 18th Century.

Scripta Sinica

Full-text classics of Chinese history, literature, philosophy, and religion. Compiled by the Institute of History and Philology, Academia Sinica in Taiwan. Search or browse subjects and titles using the traditional Chinese siku classification.

Rafu Shimpo Digital Archive

The oldest currently published Japanese American newspaper, from 1904-2018, with a link to current issues. In Japanese and English; mostly in Japanese before 1947 and mostly in English since 1947. Suspended publication during the internment of Japanese American citizens from 1942-1945.

Asian American Drama

Plays, with related biographical, production, and theatrical information, from 19th Century and contemporary Asian American playwrights.

Times of India, Historical

Digitized full text of English daily newspaper founded in 1838 to serve British residents of West India. (1838 – 2008)

CNKI AcademicFocus

Original English Journals published in China; Chinese Journals translated into English; and English proceedings of international conferences. Subject coverage includes environmental studies and related subject fields that focus on China and other parts of Asia.