All SFU Library print and online books are listed in the Library catalogue. You can also browse the catalogue for journals to which the Library subscribes.
Use these databases to locate journal articles on your topic. As the Asia-Canada Studies Program is an interdisciplinary subject, there is a wide variety of indexes listed.
Academic Search Premier
Indexes publications such as Asia Pacific Biotech News, Asia Pacific Journal of Anthropology, Asia-Pacific Journal of Teacher Education, Asian Affairs, Asian Studies Review, China Today, Chinese America: History Perspectives, Chinese Education Society, Chinese Science Bulletin, and others.
America: History & Life
This index provides access to Canadian Ethnic Studies, Canadian Historical Review, International Journal of Canadian Studies, Pacific Historical Review, Pacific Northwest Quarterly, masters and doctoral theses and more.
World religions, church history, and religion in social issues
Bibliography of Asian Studies
Indexes 100+ journals in Asian Studies.
Canadian Research Index
Canadian Government reports, federal, provincial and municipal
Articles are in Chinese. Series F (Literature, History and Philosophy); Series G (Politics/Military Affairs/Law) full-text database of Chinese journals.
Indexes history periodicals for all countries other than Canada and the United States.
Humanities and Social Sciences Index (HSSI)
Indexes publications such as Asian Affairs (London & New York), Asian Folklore Studies, Asian Perspectives, Asian Philosophy, Asian Survey, The China Quarterly, Chinese Law and Government, Chinese Sociology and Anthropology, Chinese Studies in History.
It is a "full-text archival collection of core scholarly journals mainly in the arts, humanities and social sciences" including the subject topic Asian studies. In Advanced Search, you can narrow your search to select the journals in Asian studies (Asian Folklore Studies; Asian Music; Asian Survey; Asian Theatre Journal; Australian Journal of Chinese Affairs; China Journal; China Quarterly; Chinese Literature: Essays, Articles, Reviews; Europe-Asia Studies; Harvard Journal of Asiatic Studies; Japanese Language and Literature; Journal of Asian Studies; Journal of Japanese Studies; Modern Asian Studies; Modern China).
This database is international in scope and is useful for obtaining comparative data between countries. Includes market reports on consumer trends by country and company profiles.
Indexes the following humanities and social sciences periodicals: Asian Music, Asian Perspectives, Asian Theatre Journal, China: An International Journal, China Review International, Ethnohistory, Journal of Asian American Studies, Journal of Interdisciplinary History, Journal of Japanese Studies, Late Imperial China, Positions: East Asia Cultures Critique, and Philosophy East and West
Indexes periodicals in Chinese, Japanese, Korean and other languages. Coverage from 1963-present.
Alternative Press Index
This index provides access to nearly 300 alternative, politically left-wing newspapers and magazines. It is a useful source for researching topics such as democracy, feminism, immigration and labour.
Full text of nearly 300 newspapers from Canada's leading publishers, including the Globe & Mail and the National Post, as well as local papers such as the Vancouver Sun, the Province, Vancouver Courier, and the Burnaby Now.
CBCA Complete (Canadian Business & Current Affairs Complete)
Full-text access to over 475 Canadian periodicals and news sources.
International newspaper coverage. Usually includes current day's publications.
- Asian Business Review
- Asian Perspectives
- Asia Pacific Business Review
- Beijing review = Pei-ching chou pao
Canada Asia Commentary -- Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada. Some sample reports:
- No. 41 - Recognizing the Canadian Diaspora
- No. 38 - The Costs of Falling Behind: Canada's Economic Relationship with Japan
- No. 32 - Canada Begins to Assimilate Traditional Chinese Medicine
- No. 29 - China and the WTO: Waking Up From a Honeymoon?
- Canada Asia Review -- Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada Publications. A useful search engine allows for word or phrase searches of publications [print]
- Comparative Connections -- "An E-Journal on East Asian Bilateral Relations"
- Journal of Asian American Studies
- Journal of Asian Pacific communication
- Philosophy East & West
- The Australian journal of Chinese affairs: Ao chung
- China: An International Journal
- China Today [online or print]
- The China journal = Chung-kuo yen chiu
- The China quarterly
- Journal of Contemporary China
- The People's Daily