China Studies: Getting Started

Provides a starting point for China Studies, including resources to find books, articles, newspapers, etc. This page also includes Chinese studies course guides, and information of travel to China.

Welcome to China Studies!

Welcome to the Chinese Studies research guide! This page provides some quick links to resources for starting your research.  If you have research questions or need to schedule an appointment for a research consultation, please contact Vickie Doll (

Starting Points

KU Library Catalog

Library of Congress classification numbers. | Watson Library stack map: Click Here

WorldCat  Includes millions of records describing items owned by OCLC member libraries, including the KU Libraries.
 DuXiu 读秀 meta search engine (2 million Chinese ebooks and etexts)
DuXiu meta search engine

Romanization Tips

Do you need help searching for materials using Chinese characters? Click the "Searching and Romanization Help Page" tab on this guide for more information.

Chinese and Korean Studies Librarian

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Vickie Doll
Vickie Doll can be contacted by email 
or you can book an appointment to speak to Vickie via Skype 785.864.1617
East Asian Library
1425 Jayhawk Blvd.,
University of Kansas Libraries
Lawrence, KS 66045
Tel: 785.864.1617Fax: 785.864.3850
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