AAS 100: Research

Professor Masequesmay

Asian American Databases

For magazine, newspaper, and journal articles about Asian Americans, including history, try these databases.

Frequently Used Electronic Reference Books

AAS Reference Books

Specific reference books found in the Oviatt Library:

  • Asian American almanac. (Reference Room, E184.O6 A8423 1st ed. 1995)
  • Asian American encyclopedia.  (Reference Room, E184.O6 A827 1995 v.1 - v.6)
  • Asian American genealogical sourcebook.  (Reference room, E184.O6 A828 1995)
  • Asian American history and culture : an encyclopedia.  (Reference Room E184.A75 A8287 2010)
  • Asian Americans information directory.  (Reference Room, E184.O6 A844 1st ed. 1992)
  • Asian American media reference guide.  (Reference Room, PN1993.45 .A84 1986)
  • Asian American novelists: a bio-bibliographical critical sourcebook.  (Reference Room, PS153.A84 A825 2000)
  • Asian-American poets: a bio-bibliographical critical sourcebook.  (Reference Room, PS153.A84 A826 2002)
  • Asian American writers. (Reference Room, PS153.A84 A845 2005)
  • Dictionary of Asian American history.  (Reference Room, E184.O6 D53 1986)
  • Distinguished Asian Americans: a biographical dictionary. Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1999. (Reference Room, E184.O6 D57 1999)
  • Distinguished Asian American political and governmental leaders.  (Reference Room, E184.O6 N35 2002
  • Encyclopedia of Asian American folklore and folklife. (Reference Room, GR111.A75 E63 2011)
  • Encyclopedia of Asian-American literature. (Reference Room, PS153.A84 O37 2007)
  • Encyclopedia of minorities in American politics.  (Reference Room, E184.A1 E574 2000 v.1-v.2)
  • Ethnic quilt: population diversity in Southern California. (Reference Room, F867 .A45 1997)
  • Gale encyclopedia of multicultural America.  (Reference Room, E184.A1 G14 1995 v.1-v.2. Also available online as an e-book - check online catalog for access.)
  • Handbook of Asian American Psychology.  (2nd floor, E184.A75 H36 2007)
  • New face of Asian Pacific America: numbers, diversity, and change in the 21st century.  (Reference Room, E184.O6 L35 2003)
  • Scholarships for Asian-American Students.  (Reference Room, LB2338 .S353 2003).
  • Statistical Record of Asian Americans. (Reference Room, E184.O6 A73 1993)