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

Encyclopedias & More

This page will help you find encyclopedias and other reference sources. What are reference sources? Reference sources include encyclopedias, dictionaries, and atlases. They may:

  • give you a succinct overview of a topic
  • help you identify a topic to explore in depth
  • provide quick, reliable facts
  • lead you to detailed studies through their bibliographies


Encyclopedias, Facts and Dates


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