Xue-Ming Bao, M.L.S., Ed.D.
Systems Librarian and
Liaison to Asian Studies
Seton Hall University Libraries
400 South Orange Avenue
South Orange, NJ 07079-2671
Bibliography of Asian Studies (BAS) referencing principally western-language articles and book chapters on all parts of Asia published since 1971.
China Academic Journals (CNKI) on Literature, History and Philosophy I (English interface) includes more than 700 journals in the subject areas.
Access Asia News includes 350+ sources from Asian (9), Bangladesh (12), Bhutan (2), Cambodia (3), China (23), Hong Kong (9), India (170), Indonesia (15), Jammu and Kashmir (5), Japan (4), Kazakhstan (3), Laos (1 source), Malaysia (10), Maldives (1 source), Mongolia (2), Myanmar (4), Nepal (11), North Korea (5), Philippines (8), Russia (33), Singapore (6), South Korea (4), Sri Lanka (9), Taiwan (6), Thailand (4).
China Data Online Includes China macroeconomy statistics; census by province and county; import/export data; China news online; industrial Surveys and market summaries; atlas of China, and population by township.
Seton Hall University Libraries Asian Studies Research Guide
Welcome to the University Libraries Asian Studies research guide. I hope it will bring you and Asian Studies-related resources together, and help you to find and enjoy all that our library has to offer.
Located on the 4th floor of Walsh Library (see photos), the Asian Studies Collection contains ancient, modern and contemporary Chinese, Japanese and Korean materials in the humanities and social sciences. This collection has over 13,000+ titles (approximately 10,000+ in Chinese, 2,000 in Japanese and 300 in Korean in 2011), and databases in Chinese for researchers and students in the field of Asian studies. Three valuable titles, worthy of special mentioning, include 1) Si Ku Quan Shu (the Four Treasures 欽定四庫全書總目), a collection of 36, 381 volumes of Confucian classics, Chinese history, philosophy, and literature, 2) Zhonghua Da Zang Jing (Tripitaka 中華大藏經), the three major collections of 3,900 volumes of Buddhist scriptures, and 3) Dao Zang (道藏: 5485卷), a collection of 5,485 volumes of Daoist writing. In addition, Walsh Library has 12,000+ book titles in English relating to Asia, China, Japan, Korea, and India. Seton Hall’s Asian Studies Collection supports programs in Asian Studies, art history, business and economics, cultural anthropology, history, language, law, literature, philosophy, political science, psychology, public policy, religion and sociology.
- Search multiple databases, journals and books
- Seton Hall Worldcat for print books and e-books
- Interlibrary Borrowing
- Academic Search Complete
- Bibliography of Asian Studies (BAS)
- CIAO (Columbia International Affairs Online)
- CQ Researcher
- Dissertations & Theses
- Ethnic NewsWatch
- Gender NewsWatch
- LexisNexis Academic
- Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center
- Proquest Multiple Databases
Other Internet Resources for Searching Primary Sources