Provides citations on all subjects (especially humanities and social sciences) pertaining to East, Southeast, and South Asia published worldwide since 1971 in western-language periodical articles, individually authored monographs (through 1991 only), chapters in edited volumes, conference proceedings, anthologies, Festschriften, etc. Updated regularly.
CiNii (Scholarly and Academic Information Navigator, pronounced like "sigh-knee") is a free database service which enables you to search information on:
1. Articles, published in academic society journals, university research bulletins or included in the National Diet Library's Japanese Periodicals Index Database;
2. Books and journals, held by university libraries in Japan;
3. Dissertations, written for doctoral degrees in Japan conferred by Japanese Universities and the National Institute for Academic Degrees and University Evaluation.
Find resources available through the Hesburgh Libraries, and its partner libraries (Kresge Law, Saint Mary's, Bethel, and Holy Cross). Searchable in Japanese in ALA-LC romanization. If you are not familiar with the ALA-LC romanization rules, search in Japanese in WorldCat, copy the title and author information in romanization, and search again in the ND Catalog.
Provides information about doctoral dissertations and master's theses, with subject, title, and author access to almost all American dissertations accepted at an accredited institution since 1861. Offers full text for most dissertations (Notre Dame and other) added since 1997. Access info: Access to full text (PDF) of Notre Dame dissertations since 1997, restricted to users with valid Notre Dame NetIDs.
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