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HIST11A: Across the Pacific: East Asia in Global Perspective (Hu): Novelist's Background Briefing Paper

How to Find More Sources

For this assignment you need sources related to the daily life or social history in the country your character is from.  To find interesting books, go to OSCAR, the online catalog and do searches like the following:

      China and social life and customs

      Japan and social history

You can also do more specific searches.  For example

     soldiers and japan and world war ii

     intellectuals and china

NOTE  If you don't find enough books in OSCAR, just click on the LINK+ icon on the right side of  the OSCAR screen to get access to the catalogs of many more California libraries.  You can request the books from LINK+ and you will get them within 3 working days.