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Browse library resources for the study of Chinese (go/chineseguide/)

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Chinese literature is found on the shelves on the main level of Davis Family Library between the call numbers PL2456 – PL2929. In the Chinese Collection on the lower level of Davis Family Library, you'll find more Chinese literature in the Chinese language.

To see a more detailed list of Chinese literature subject headings and call numbers, see Subclass PL [pdf] of the Library of Congress Classification Outline.


Our scholarly e-books are listed in LibrarySearch and MIDCAT. Each e-book provider has its own solution for accessing e-books, to learn more about reading e-books, visit our e-book guide. The library also offers e-books and audiobooks for popular reading using Overdrive. These items are not findable in the library catalogs, but you can search this collection at go/overdrive/.

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How to read a MIDCAT record

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Can't find it at Middlebury?

Use Middlebury's Interlibrary Loan service to access articles, chapters, books, films and more. For more information on interlibrary loan, see the ILL Guide at go/illguide