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History : Asia: Home

A research guide to primary and secondary sources for Asian history.

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Zojo Temple in Shiba by Kawase Hasui, 1925. 

Related Guides

See the following research guides for additional sources on Asia.

Citation & Writing Help

Historians generally use the Chicago Style format. For information to other citation formats see the Citation Styles & Tools guide.


Writing help is available via zoom.

Starting Points: Books & eBooks

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  • By Topic - Type in the keywords that broadly describe your topic.  For example: cultural revolution china history
     
  • By Title - Type in the first few words of the book title in quotations.  For example: "promise of the foreign".
     
  • By Author - Type in the last name followed by the first name of the author in quotations.  For example: "dhavan purnima"

Starting Points: Journal Articles

The following research databases will help you identify articles on Asian history. Additional research databases are listed under Articles

Starting Points - Primary Sources

This is a small sampling of primary sources dealing with Asia. Additional sources are listed under the various Primary Sources sections of this guide.

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