East Asian Studies

East Asian Library Monthly New Book List (May-June 2018)

By Ryuta Komaki on July 5, 2018

The East Asian Library’s latest monthly new book list (covering titles added to the collections in May-June, 2018) is now available. January Hall is closed for renovation until August; however, we have resumed retrieval for requests from local WUSTL patrons. Until we reopen the January Hall locat...

East Asian Library/January Hall Retrieval Resumes

By Julie Hale on June 4, 2018

The University Libraries have resumed retrieval of locally requested materials from the East Asian Library in January Hall. Retrieval was temporarily suspended while an environmental issue stemming from the renovation project in the building was assessed. The Classic Catalog “Request” button for ...

Updated Info on East Asian Library Retrieval

By Julie Hale on April 6, 2018

The suspension of retrieval from the East Asian Library announced on March 23 is still in effect. As we do not yet have a definite date for resuming retrieval, we have taken another step and temporarily removed the “Request” button from the Classic Catalog screen for items housed in January Hall....

Update on East Asian Library Retrieval

By Jody Mitori on April 3, 2018

The suspension of retrieval from East Asian Library announced on March 23 is still in effect. The Libraries are continuing to work with our campus partners and January Hall renovation project team to assess and resolve an unanticipated environmental issue related to construction. Because we don’t...

NEW DATABASE – China Doctoral & Masters Dissertations (series F, G, H)

By Joy on March 30, 2018

China Doctoral & Masters Dissertations (series F, G, H): Washington University Libraries recently completed a purchase of Series F (Literature/History/Philosophy), Series G (Economics/Politics/Law), and Series H (Education/Social Sciences) of China Doctoral Dissertations Full-text Database (中...

East Asian Library Update: Temporary Delivery Delays

By Julie Hale on March 23, 2018

Users who have requested materials from the East Asian Library since March 21, 2018, should expect delivery of those materials to be slower than normal. Due to an unanticipated construction-related environmental issue, the University Libraries have temporarily suspended retrieval of materials fro...

Awa Odori Performance and Workshop

By Ryuta Komaki on March 8, 2018

The Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures, along with the East Asian Studies Program and the Performing Arts Department are bringing an Awa Odori dance troupe Takarabune for a performance and workshop on March 28. See below for their announcement. The event in the Umrath Lounge will be ...

East Asian Library Monthly New Book List (February 2018)

By Ryuta Komaki on March 2, 2018

The East Asian Library’s latest monthly new book list (covering titles added to the collections in January-February, 2018) is now available.     As a reminder, while January Hall is closed for renovation: You will still be able to request books from the East Asian Library (including new...

Itinerario: History of European Expansion and Global Interaction

By robinson.a on January 24, 2018

The Libraries now subscribe to Itinerario: International Journal on the History of European Expansion and Global Interaction. We have access to issues 2007-present through Cambridge Journals. Description from the publisher: “For over thirty years Itinerario has provided a platform for schol...