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Asian Studies Resources

Databases and other research resources for Asian studies.

Find News Sources

Augustana has the following English-language Chinese newspapers on microfilm on the 1st floor:

Chinese Repository (1832-1851)

  • Indexing: there is an index on the first page of each volume

North China Herald (1850-1941)

  • Indexing: the North China Herald is not indexed; you will have to browse

Chinese Recorder (1868-1912)

  • Indexing: see The Chinese Recorder Index: A Guide to Christian Missions in Asia, 1867-1912 - Reference collection, Tredway Library 2nd floor - BV3410 .C6

In addition, much of the Chinese Repository has been digitized and made available online through Google Books:

Even the library's most extensive newspaper databases have a fairly limited number of papers from outside the United States and Europe. The websites below are directories that lead you to the websites of major and minor news sources from across the world.