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Library Media Resources Center
Google Books is a good place to search within the pages of books. Remember that you can check the Library Catalog to see if we have full-text access via CUNY Libaries.
Other Book Finding Tools
Union catalog that contains information about books and other materials from libraries across the United States and around the world.
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses
Comprehensive index to doctoral dissertations and masters theses. Provides full text PDFs for most dissertations published since 1997.
Online scholarly resource for reviews in the humanities and social sciences.
Books - New York Times
Book reviews published by NYT.
Find Books - Library Catalog Search
Keywords/themes to explore:
Use specific terms relating to your field of study when searching such as:
- "Four Noble Truths"
- "karma yoga"
- "Mandate of Heaven"
Subject Headings - when searching library catalogs and databases, try using specific terms that are assigned to each item to describe the subject such as:
- Buddhism -- Doctrines -- History.
- Buddhism -- Philosophy.
- Confucianism -- China -- History.
- Hinduism -- Rituals.
- Jainism -- India -- History.
- Shinto -- Customs and practices.
- Taoism -- Sacred books.
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