Art in Taiwan

Below is a copy of a handout from today’s bibliography session in History of Art 5002 (Art of Taiwan).  I want to highlight one specialized bibliography (in addition to the general ones listed below) — What a great resource!

* Taiwan bibliography:

Chang, Yu-Chun; Wang, I-Chun; and Tötösy de Zepetnek, Steven. “Bibliography for the Study of Cultural Discourse in Taiwan.” CLCWeb: Comparative Literature and Culture (Library) (2010): http://docs.lib.purdue.edu/clcweblibrary/taiwanculturebibliography

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Bibliography and Research Methods for Art of Taiwan

 

1.  ROMANIZATION: Hint: Stay consistent in one system of romanization!

Japanese:       Libraries use Modified Hepburn romanization,

LC’s hints: http://catalog.loc.gov/help/japanese-unicode.htm

   Many systems are used to romanize Japanese.   Search in multiple ways:  http://library.osu.edu/wikis/library/index.php/Romanization

 

Chinese:  Libraries use Pinyin romanization, but previously used Wade-Giles.

How to tell the difference? http://www.loc.gov/catdir/pinyin/difference.html

LC’s hints: http://catalog.loc.gov/help/chinese-unicode.htm

2.  GENERAL:

 

Fine Arts Library: information on searching Art and History of Art:

http://library.osu.edu/find/subject/art-and-history-of-art/

 

Japanese Studies Library: wiki project includes Japanese art history information–

            Overview:

http://library.osu.edu/wikis/library/index.php/Japanese_art_history

            Topics:            http://library.osu.edu/wikis/library/index.php/List_of_East_Asian_art_history_topics

            List of Journals:

http://library.osu.edu/wikis/library/index.php/Japanese_Art_History_Resources_in_the_Ohio_State_University_Library

            Index of Nihon no Bijutsu: (monthly journal, with each issue on a particular topic)

http://library.osu.edu/wikis/library/index.php/Nihon_no_Bijutsu

Museums:

http://library.osu.edu/wikis/library/index.php/Japanese_Museums

 

3.  ENCYCLOPEDIAS AND DICTIONARIES (Selected):

 

JAANUS   Japanese Architecture and Art Net Users System http://www.aisf.or.jp/~jaanus/

 

             

Kodansha Encyclopedia of Japan (DS805 .K633 1983  – Thompson Lib Grand R Rm)

Online: in Japan Knowledge   http://library.ohio-state.edu/search/y?Japan+Knowledge

Click “ENTER” button (upper R); uncheck all boxes except Encyclopedia of Japan

CD-ROM version available for check out: DS805 .E53 1999 Computer file

Encyclopedia of Religion.http://library.ohio-state.edu/search/y?Encyclopedia+of+Religion

 

4.  RESEARCH BIBLIOGRAPHIES AND DBS (Selected):

* Catalogs:

      Ohio State’s Library catalog:  http://library.ohio-state.edu/

OhioLINK:  http://olc1.ohiolink.edu/search/

OCLC Worldcat  or  http://www.worldcat.org/  

http:/library.ohio-state.edu.proxy.lib.ohio-state.edu/record=e1000379

*OCLC statistics: http://www.oclc.org/worldcat/statistics/default.asp

http://www.oclc.org/worldcat/statistics/charts/languagecloud.htm

 

* Indexes:

Bibliography for Asian Studies  

Online version covers 1971+       http://library.ohio-state.edu/record=e1000093

Use printed bibliographies for earlier years – for example:

Cumulative bibliography of Asian studies, 1966-1970

(THO Grand R Rm: Z3001.C83 1966 -1970 (author) + Z3001.C84 1966 -1970 (subject) )

Cumulative BAS, 1941-1965 (THO Grand R Rm: Z3001.C8 (author) + Z3001.C82 (subject) )

Cordier. Bibliotheca Sinica  (China: 1904-1924) (THO Grand R Rm: Z3101 C8 1904A)

Lust. Index Sinicus. (China 1920-1955) (THO Grand R Rm: Z3101 L8)

Nachod (Japan: 1906-1937) (THO Grand R Rm: Z3301 .W462 + Z3301 .W463 )

Wenckstern (Japan: 1859-1906) (THO Grand R Rm: Z3301 .W46 1998)

 

Google Scholarhttp://scholar.google.com/ indexes papers, not journals — follow citations to works of interest

 

Research databases list: http://library.ohio-state.edu/screens/databases.html

Web of Science Citation Databases General search + Cited reference search + Advanced search http://library.ohio-state.edu/search/y?Web+of+Science    **tutorials available! 

* Dissertations

ProQuest Dissertations & Theses    (Contains citations for dissertations and theses done at U.S., Canadian and some foreign institutions.) Free PDFs of all dissertations published since 1997 and select pre-1997 dissertations.)

http://library.ohio-state.edu/search/y?ProQuest+Dissertations

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