The suggested databases are available linked from here and from the Electronic Resources section of the library home page. Print resources are available in the PHC on-campus collection or by mail to distance learning members of the PHC community. You may check the location and the availability of an item in the on-campus collection through the online catalog, Voyager, accessed here and through the library home page.
The research paper will focus on a particular event or phenomenon for which library research assistance may prove invaluable. Professional library assistance is available on campus, by phone at 540-441-8400, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Many of the required readings and textbooks are on reserve and are available for 2-hour check-out, in-library use only, at the library circulations desk. Additional suggested resources:
Search for modern China by Jonathan D. Spence - DS 754 .S65 2013
Search for modern China: a documentary by Cheng, Lestz, and Spence - DS 753.86 .S33 1999
Rise of modern China by Immanuel C. Y. Hsu - DS 754 .H74
Chinese Foreign Relations: power and policy since the Cold War by Robert G. Sutter - DS 779.27 S.873 2010
Restless Empire by Odd Arne Westad by DS 754.18 .W47 2012
JSTOR collection contains complete back issues of over 290 scholarly journals in a wide range of disciplines. Issues from the most recent 3 - 5 years for each title may not included in the collection.
LexisNexis provides access to wide range of news (full-text newspapers) business, government, legal and reference information.
Search by subject: Once you have located a potential source in the catalog, click on the search term within the record to find other items on the same or similar subjects.
Once you locate a potential source, additional valuable resources may be listed in the item's bibliography.
If you are not able to find what you need in the on-campus or online collection, you may request an item through Interlibrary loan.
Instructions for obtaining an Interlibrary loan are available in the Library Services section of the library website.
Research assistance is available by email at email@example.com
Created: Dr. Cherri Wemlinger/Thornhill, 2016. Updated, 2017.