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HNRS 270 The Silk Road: East-West Contact and Globalization in the Premodern World: Starting your research project

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Try using keywords and scoping from Everything to Books/Films:

silk road AND women

silk road AND buddhism

silk road AND trade

JSTOR keyword search:

Nestorian* christian* silk road

Databases for articles on The Silk Road


Academic Search Complete --  comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with full-text periodicals,  peer-reviewed journals, monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. It features PDF content going back as far as 1887.  

Humanities Index (from Omnifile) - art, classics, film, music, performing arts, philosophy, religion, history. 

Humanities International Complete -full text of hundreds of journals, books and other published sources from around the world.

JSTOR -- Full text journals, many back to the original issue. Contains both Arts & Sciences and the Language & Literature Collection.





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