History - Asia (East, SE, South): Japan and Korea

Catalog Searches for Japan

 

Here are some sample searches in our catalog for subjects related to Japan. You can limit it to online resources by clicking on the check box next to "Full Text Online" on the left side of the screen and then clicking "Apply Filter." If you are looking for articles, use some of these search terms in one of our Databases.

 

Buddhism Japan

Japan films history

films Japanese

Hirohito

Hiroshima

history Japan

Meiji Japan

music Japan

samurai Japan

Shinto

Catalog Searches for Korea

Here are some sample searches in our catalog for subjects related to Korea. You can limit it to online resources by clicking on the check box next to "Full Text Online" on the left side of the screen and then clicking "Apply Filter." If you are looking for articles, use some of these search terms in one of our Databases.

 

architecture, Korea

art, Korean

Buddhism Korea

dance, Korea

history, Korea

Korean literature

motion pictures Korea

social life and customs Korea

 

Reading List for History 107: Korea and Japan

Here are some sample titles of books we have in the library. Some of them are available as ebooks and some are only available as print -- please check the format at the top of the item description.

Current Events in Japan and Korea

This is a list of recent headlines about Korea and China as discovered by Google News. Click on the links to read the news stories or look for more news stories on China in Google News.

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Japanese Music

Hear traditional Japanese musical instruments, and learn about their history.  From the companion website for the PBS documentary: "Japan, Memoirs of a Secret Empire." Check out the DVD at PCC Library.