East Asian Studies Instructional Support


For inquiries regarding East Asian studies instruction please contact:

Scheduling a Class

Course-related and subject-oriented library instruction is available upon request of faculty members. Please contact the appropriate librarian to schedule a session.

Course-Related Instruction

The East Asian collection librarians offer instruction on Chinese Studies and Japanese Studies. Librarians teaching information fluency sessions are subject specialists and can offer faculty and students research strategies and instruction.

General Tours & Orientation Sessions

The East Asian collection librarians conduct orientation sessions for incoming East Asian Studies students. Tours can be arranged by contacting a librarian.

Instruction Contents

  • Research Strategies and Introduction to Conduct Research Using Information Technology
  • Resources at KU and beyond
  • East Asian Studies Major Reference Works in Print or E-format in English, Chinese, Japanese, and Korean languages
  • East Asian Studies E-Resources
  • Conduct Research Using Information Technology (East Asian character fonts/Global IME; bibliographical software/tools)


International Collections

Location & Hours

Watson Library, 5th Floor
1425 Jayhawk Blvd, Rm. 519
Lawrence, KS 66045

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.