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HIEA 128: History of Material Culture in China: Articles and Databases

Articles, Indexes, and Databases

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Academic Search Complete Licensed by UCSD

http://uclibs.org/PID/126936

  • Database covers all subject areas broadly, but none exhaustively
  • Includes both popular magazines and scholarly journals, with a large number of full-text articles
  • Coverage dates back more than 100 years

Anthropology Plus Licensed by UCSD

http://uclibs.org/PID/34670

  • An index that offers coverage of all core periodicals in the field in addition to local and lesser-known journals
  • Coverage is from the late 19th century to the present

Art Index, or Art Full Text Licensed by UCSD

http://uclibs.org/PID/33002

  • Indexes, abstracts and full-text from international periodicals, yearbooks, and museum bulletins
  • Areas covered include archaeology, architecture, art, film, humanities, marketing, motion pictures and photography

Art Retrospective Licensed by UCSD

http://uclibs.org/PID/16691

  • Coverage from 1929 through 1984
  • Periodicals, yearbooks, and select museum bulletins

ARTstor Licensed by UCSD

http://library.artstor.org/library/welcome.html

Comprised of 300,000 digital images and their corresponding data and the tools to make active use of those images; includes many East Asian images

Getting started using ARTstor http://libguides.ucsd.edu/content.php?pid=119251&sid=1028203

ARTstor Asian Studies guide http://www.artstor.org/using-artstor/u-pdf/sg_asianstudies.pdf

ATLA Religion Database Licensed by UCSD

http://uclibs.org/PID/105587

  • 1949-present
  • The premier index to journal articles, book reviews, and collection of essays in all scholarly fields of religion

Bibliography of Asian Studies Licensed by UCSD

http://uclibs.org/PID/271

  • An index to western-language books, book chapters, and articles on all parts of Asia

GenderWatch Licensed by UCSD

http://uclibs.org/PID/4741

  • A full text database of publications that focus on the impact of gender across a broad spectrum of subject areas.
  • 1970s-present

Historical Abstracts Licensed by UCSD

http://uclibs.org/PID/12775

  • Indexes journals, books, and dissertations on non-US / Canadian history
  • Best for history from 1450 to the present, but includes some medieval sources

Humanities & Social Sciences Index Retrospective Licensed by UCSD

http://uclibs.org/PID/126959

  • 1907-1984
  • Offers a broad range of subject coverage in the humanities and social sciences

JSTOR Licensed by UCSD

http://uclibs.org/PID/1980

  • An archive of scholarly articles
  • Some date as far back as late 19th or early 20th centuries
  • All full-text
  • Use JSTOR's Print or Download tabs, not your browser's functions
  • Can print or download or email only one full-text article at a time
  • Note that usually the recent 3-5 years are not included; for current articles use Web of Science

National Palace Museum Online 

http://www.npm.gov.tw/en/

  • An image archive of treasures at the National Palace Museum in Taiwan that includes paintings, calligraphy, ceramics, jade, bronzes, Buddhist antiques, etc.

Philosopher's Index

http://search.proquest.com/philosophersindex/advanced

  • A bibliographic database with informative abstracts covering scholarly research in all areas of philosophy
  • The literature covered goes back to 1940 and includes journal articles, books, book chapters such as contributions to an anthology, and book reviews

Project Muse: Scholarly Journals Online  

http://muse.jhu.edu

  • Full-text online access to journals in the humanities and social sciences
  • All indexed and peer-reviewed journals

ProQuest Dissertations and Theses 

http://uclibs.org/PID/11984

  • Ranging from 1861 to those accepted last semester
  • Where available, it provides 24-page previews

Sociological Abstracts Licensed by UCSD

http://uclibs.org/PID/6010

  • Covers historical articles mainly on sociological/psychological issues like gender, race, identity, nationalism, and religion
  • Also indexes purely historical, political, and economic articles

Web of Science Licensed by UCSD

http://uclibs.org/PID/119925

  • Broad subject coverage of over 10,000 key journals in sciences, social sciences, arts and humanities, with references dating back to 1900

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    Select Journals

    Asian Studies Licensed by UCSD

    http://roger.ucsd.edu:80/record=b2712338~S9

    European Journal of East Asian Studies Licensed by UCSD

    http://roger.ucsd.edu:80/record=b5716930~S9

    Inter-Asia Cultural Studies Licensed by UCSD

    http://roger.ucsd.edu:80/record=b5430323~S9

    Journal of Asian Civilisations Licensed by UCSD

    http://roger.ucsd.edu:80/record=b7084140~S9

    Journal of East Asian Archaeology Licensed by UCSD

    http://roger.ucsd.edu:80/record=b5716744~S9

    Journal of Material Culture Licensed by UCSD

    http://roger.ucsd.edu:80/record=b4849977~S9

    Material Culture Licensed by UCSD

    http://roger.ucsd.edu:80/record=b5475082~S2

    Positions: East Asia Cultures Critique Licensed by UCSD

    http://roger.ucsd.edu:80/record=b3379535~S9

    How can I get to the full text of an article when I search a database?

    How to find the full-text of the article:

    Some databases include the full text of the article in the database.  Look for icons or links that say:

    • HTML  (good version for reading on a computer screen)
    • PDF  (good version for printing or saving to a portable drive)
    • Full Text  (no specific format listed, but full text nonetheless)

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