Asian Studies: Library Resources
Compiled by Hong Wang and Joe Zhou
Encyclopedia of modern Asia DS 4 .L48 2002
Encyclopaedia of Asian civilizations DS 4 .L68 1987
Columbia chronologies of Asian history and culture DS 33 C63 2000
The Asian political dictionary DS 31 .Z57 1985
A dictionary of Asian mythology BL 1005 .L46 2001
East Asia and the United States : an encyclopedia of relations since 1784 DS 518.8 .E22 2002
World geographical encyclopedia G 63 .E5213 1995 (V. 3)
Chinese-English comprehensive dictionary
PL 1455 .A33 2003
and atlases in our library are located in 2 North Atlas area.
Currently maps are not catalogued in EUREKA yet. They are arranged
by continent. For example, if you need a map of Japan, you need to look
in the Asia section. The library database Encyclopedia
Britannica contains maps for country infomation.
Historical atlas of South-East Asia G 2361 .S1 H5 1995 (Atlas
thinkers of the Eastern world : the major thinkers and the philosophical
and religious classics of
(V. 4) GT 150 .C85 2003
Companion encyclopedia of Asian
philosophy B 121 .C66 1997
Eastern definitions : a short encyclopedia of religions of the Orient BL 31 .R52
Encyclopedia of Buddhism BQ 128 .E62 2004
A popular dictionary of Buddhism BQ 130 .H85
RoutledgeCurzon encyclopedia of Confucianism BL 1840 .R68 2003
Dictionary of Hinduism BL 1105 .S78 1984
The illustrated dictionary of Hindu iconography N 8195 .A4 S78 1985
Guide to Hindu religion BLZ 7835 .B8 D44
Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim world BP 40 .E525 2004
The Oxford dictionary of Islam BP 40 .O95 2003
The Encyclopaedia of Islam DS 35.53 .E5 1954
The encyclopedia of Judaism BM 50 .E63 1999
Historical dictionary of Judaism BM 50 .S65 1998
The Oxford dictionary of the Jewish religion BM 50 .O94 1997
A popular dictionary of Shinto BL 2216.1 .B63 1996
Historical dictionary of Taoism BL 1923 .P37 1998
Indexes and databases
The following electronic databases index articles in newspapers, magazines and journals, many of which are full-text. They are available from the Library Homepage by selecting Databases and Periodical Indexes. These databases are accessible from library Network Stations and from campus computer labs. For connecting to library databases from off-campus, please read instructions at Connecting to Library Databases from Off-Campus
with library holdings
Periodicals are located in Floor 3 South, shelved alphabetically by title. Volumes published prior to 1980 are shelved on Lower Level. Current newspapers are in 3 South Newsprint until replaced by microfilm in Library Media Center on Floor 1. The following is a list of periodicals of Asian studies with our library holdings.
African and Asian studies.
Books and Reports
EUREKA is the CSUS library catalogue at http://eureka.lib.csus.edu/ EUREKA is the CSUS library catalogue at http://eureka.lib.csus.edu/. Books can be searched for in EUREKA by title, author, keyword and Library of Congress Subject Headings.
Some suggested Call Numbers for browsing the shelves for books are:
Asian Studies Resources on the Web
(Asia in general and country information)
East Asian Subject Guide
(Organizations, Asian studies programs, links to other Asian libraries in America)
East Asian Libraries in North America
Arts and culture, policy and business, speeches, events, education, and publications, etc.
A resource of the Asia Society
Profiles, social issues, education, government, food, views, books, etc.
Internet East Asian History Sourcebook
(Cultural origins, Religious traditions, Imperial China, Tradition Japan, Korea, etc.)
Asia Times Online -- News
CNN.com International-- Asia -- News
Asian Studies WWW Virtual Library
Global resources, regional resources and individual countries' resources.
Asian art, Oriental art, Asian antiques
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Hong Wang, Social Science Reference Librarian
California State University, Sacramento
Last updated: 10/2007