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This guide is meant to provide a starting point for research in East Asian studies by students within the Faculty of Arts and Sciences at Harvard University. Harvard affiliated researchers should get in touch with Cheryl LaGuardia


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Research Guide for Chinese Studies
by Xiao-He Ma - Last Updated Jun 17, 2015
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Research Guide for Japanese Studies
by Kuniko McVey - Last Updated Jul 21, 2015
The guide offers tools and resources for conducting research in Japanese studies.
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Research Guide for Korean Studies
by Mikyung Kang - Last Updated Jun 1, 2015
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Questions? Contact Us!

For further research assistance please send queries as follows:

1. Please address initial and general queries in East Asian Studies to:

Cheryl LaGuardia, 

2. Please send queries specifically involving research in individual languages to:

Xiao-He Ma for material in Chinese,;

Kuniko Yamada McVey for material in Japanese,;

Mikyung Kang for material in Korean,;

Chan Thi Ngoc Phan for material in Vietnamese,

Sharon Li-shiuan Yang for general references and E-Resources,

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