Modern Japan (HIST 588 Fall 2014): Finding More Sources at KU Libraries

Course guide for students of HIST 588 on how to use the library and find research materials.

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Our new search allows you to search for a number of different resources, including:

  • Everything from the KU Libraries Catalog: more than 4 million books, ebooks, videos, sound recordings, manuscripts, and more
  • A growing collection of more than 66,000 images from KU Libraries' digital collections and beyond
  • More than 7,700 articles and Open Access research from KU ScholarWorks, KU's institutional repository

You may search across these sources all at once, or limit your search to those items most interesting to you.

NOTE: not all databases important for East Asian/Japanese Studies are not included!

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Selected Databases for Japanese Studies (English)

The followings lists important databases for the study of East Asian history. Click here to see more databases available at KU Libraries.

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