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EALC 219: Modern and Contemporary East Asian Art & Visual Culture (HC/BMC)

East Asian Languages and Cultures/Visual Studies 219: Modern and Contemporary East Asian Art & Visual Culture (Schoneveld) Spring 2023

Identifying Relevant Books

Use the Tripod Books and More catalog to look for relevant titles owned by Haverford, Bryn Mawr and Swarthmore.

The following subject searches are a sampling of possibilities. To find materials on a topic, try doing a keyword search in the Tripod Catalog to find relevant materials and then use the subject headings assigned to those titles to find more books.

japan* ("visual culture" OR "art and society")     [Keyword Search]

art chinese  20th century   [Subject Search sorted for the newest publications first]

motion pictures  japan  history    [Subject Search]

photography artistic (china OR "east asia*")   [Subject Search]


Tripod  Connect from Bryn Mawr College    Connect from Haverford College    Connect from Swarthmore College  For locating books, journals, and other materials held in the Tri-College libraries. Deliveries within the Trico usually arrive in one or two days. Use the "Request"  button

Worldcat  Connect from Bryn Mawr College     Icon     Icon  An important place to look for many materials not owned by the Tri-College Libraries. This combined library catalog contains more than 300 million records describing items owned by libraries around the world. Many of these items are available to you though interlibrary loan.

EZ Borrow and Interlibrary Loan  Connect from Bryn Mawr College    Connect from Haverford College    Connect from Swarthmore College   Request items that are not available in Tripod on this page. Note that E-Z Borrow provides books in 3 to 5 days.  For books not in E-Z Borrow, request though Interlibrary Loan (ILL).  Again materials may arrive in as little as 3 days.   For journal articles not in Tripod, request through Article Delivery.  They will be sent to you by email.

Relevant Books (selections in Moodle)

The articles and chapters found on the Moodle page come from the following books. When you click on a book, check and see the relevant Subject headings and see what other books come up when you click on that. For instance, Photography > Japan > History yields 3 results.