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East Asian Studies: Finding Non-English Books & Videos

How to Find Books in CBBcat in Languages other than English

Colby does have both books and ebooks in a number of languages. Try these methods to find books you are interested in:

Method I

     Search cbbcat.net for a keyword or title in the desired language. This will often work also for non-Roman characters:

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Method II

   Go to Advanced Keyword Search, linked just under the CBBcat search boxes. In the first set of boxes enter an Author or a Keyword; next select Lang Matl (or ebooks) under Material Type; finally select the desired Language. This method will also return some books that have been translated into  English, if the record notes the original language.

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Use these tips to find videos in other languages as well. With Method II, select DVD under Material Type; with Method I, change Entire CBB Collection to Video/DVD/Streaming:

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