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Asian History:

Archives, Libraries, and Museums


Below are archives, libraries, and museums for Asian history. For additional resources, see History: Archives, Libraries, and Museums. To search for archival materials, use the resources at History: Databases and Indexes: Archival Resources.
Asian History:
Archives, Libraries, and Museums
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Asian History:

Associations, Organizations, and Institutes


For additional listings, see History: Associations, Organizations, and Institutes.
Asian History:
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Asian History:

Background


Sometimes you may need some information to get more familiar with your topic. Additional resources are listed at History: Background.
Asian History:
Background

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Asian History:

Biographical Resources


Below are biographical resources for Asian History. Some of the general resources listed at History: Biographical Resources may be useful, too.
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Asian History:

Databases and Indexes


Below are some databases and print indexes that you can use to find books and articles on topics dealing with Asian history. For a more complete listing of those relevant to History, see History: Databases and Indexes. If you need help in selecting or using a database or index for your research, please contact the Hunt Library reference desk.
If full text links for journal articles are not provided, click on to see retrieval options. This is only for journal article citations, and may not be available in all databases. Otherwise, use Cameo and the Find e-journal list to see if materials available to you. If they aren't, you can use Illiad, the interlibrary loan service for books and journals, to obtain the material. For books only, you can also use EZ Borrow (books get here in about 3-5 days)

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Asian History:

Discussion Lists


For additional resources, see History: Discussion Lists.
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Asian History:

Internet Guides

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Asian History:

Journals


Below are some major journals in Asian history. Use the library catalog and the Find e-journal list to search for other journal titles in the Carnegie Mellon University Libraries, or use the databases listed above to find journal articles on particular topics. For additional titles, see History: Journals.

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Asian History:

Maps


For additional maps, see History: Maps
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Asian History:

Pictorial Resources


Below are some pictorial sources for specific areas of Asian History. Some of the general resources listed at History: Pictorial Resources may be useful, too.

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Asian History:

Primary Sources


Below are some primary sources for Asian History. Some of the general resources listed at History: Primary Sources may be useful, too.
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Asian History:

Statistical Resources


Below are statistical resources for Asian History. Some of the general resources listed at History: Statistical Resources may be useful, too.
Asian History:
Statistical Resources
  • Eccleston, Bernard, Michael Dawson, and Deborah McNamara, eds. The Asia-Pacific Profile. New York: Routledge, in association with The Open University, c1998.
    HUNT REF-1 E184 .O6 C63 2002

  • Mitchell, Brian R. International Historical Statistics: Africa, Asia & Oceania, 1750-2000. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2003.
    HUNT REF-1 HA4675 .M552 2003

  • Gall, Susan B. and Timothy L. Gall, eds. Statistical Record of Asian Americans. Detroit: Gale Research Inc., c1993.
    HUNT REF-1 E184 .O6 S73 1993

  • Nohlen, Dieter, Florian Grotz, and Christof Hartmann, eds. Elections in Asia and the Pacific: a Data Handbook. 2 vols. New York: Oxford University Press, 2001.
    HUNT REF-1 JQ38 .E44 2001

  • Statistical Information on Asia and on Asia-U.S. Affairs (UCLA Asia Institute)

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Sue Collins, Senior Librarian, sc24@andrew.cmu.edu