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A Guide to Chinese Studies

Research Guide for Chinese Studies

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World-wide catalog of books, articles, visual materials, etc. You can place ILL request. Most articles will be posted electronically in your ILLiad account usually within 24-48 hours. Books and other materials are available for pickup usually within 1-2 weeks at the Olin Library checkout desk. You will be notified by e-mail when the material arrives.

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