AboutThe USC East Asian Library owns many rare and unique collections including historic photographs, rare books, manuscripts, videocassettes, archives, and maps. Our archives have strengths in 17-19th century western maps depicting “Sea of Korea”, Korean American history, Peace Corps volunteers in Korea, Chinese diaspora, and Tokyo War Crimes Tribunal transcripts. Access to Archival CollectionsThe USC East Asian Library archival collections are open to the USC community and general public who wish to use our materials. Patrons must request materials in advance of your visit (at least one to four weeks) to consult them in the USC Special Collections Reading Room. An increasing number of our collections have been digitized and made freely available to the public, and many of them can be found under each collection tab. If you have any questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.Use and reproduction rightsFor information on permissions and rights regarding producing images from the East Asian Library's archival collections, please contact email@example.com. In general, we follow the guidelines as established by USC Special Collections.DonateThe USC Libraries are temporarily pausing acceptance of unsolicited books and other collections until further notice.We appreciate your thinking of us. However, please keep in mind that when the pause ends, in most cases we are rarely able to accept unsolicited items. You might also consider organizations like Better World Books or Pick Up Please, or your local public library may accept donations of used books.ChinaAiling Zhang (Eileen Chang) papers: Finding Aid | USC Digital Library | Online ExhibitionAsian Maps CollectionBill Einreinhofer China Archive: Finding Aid | USC Digital Library China Society of Southern California: Finding Aid | USC Digital LibraryChinese Historical Society of Southern California Collection, ca.1880-1933Artifacts excavated in 1992 from a Chinese laundry, Santa Barbara, ca. 1885-1905Old Chinatown artifacts excavated in 1989-1991 from Union Station area, Los Angeles, ca.1880-1933Chinese posters on COVID-19* Chinese prints and calendars (unprocessed)* Clayton Dube slides of China (unprocessed)Collection of Chinese hanging scrollsCollection of Chinese Posters: Finding Aid | USC Digital LibraryCollection on Democracy Wall * Katherine Sui Fun Cheung scrapbook and videos (owned by Special Collections)Los Angeles Times Beijing Bureau recordsMao Zedong Writings Project recordsMaps of China collectionMark L. Moody: Finding Aid | USC Digital Library* National Training Institute for Farmers' Organizations (NTIFO) certificates (unprocessed)Pedro Loureiro Collection: Finding Aid | USC Digital LibrarySaidee Pettus Hoose: Finding Aid | USC Digital LibraryTheodore Hsi-en Chen papers: Finding Aid | Online Exhibition* Tung-Sheng Liu collection (unprocessed)* White Horse Literary Society (unprocessed)For more information, please contact Tang Li, Head, East Asian Library and Chinese Studies Librarian, firstname.lastname@example.orgJapanAlvin CooxJack WhitehouseTokyo War Crimes Tribunal transcriptZainichi Korean collection (Koreans in Japan)Japanese Issei StudentsJapanese American Relocation Digital Archive, 1941-1946Asian Maps CollectionPedro Loureiro CollectionFor more information, please contact Rebecca Corbett, Japanese Studies Librarian, email@example.comKoreaKorean Heritage Library Subject FilesK.S. Oh family papersRobert T. Oliver papersShannon McCune papers Digital Library | Finding AidPeace Corps in KoreaThesa Jolly family papersPaul Courtright papersJim Justice papersMargaret Taylor photographsGary Rector papersGlen & Dian Odell papers1988 Seoul Olympics ephemera and printed materials collectionZainichi Korean Collection (Koreans in Japan)Sea of Korea Antique Maps Martin J. Bolhower CollectionReverend Corwin & Nellie Taylor CollectionReverend Victor Wellington Peters Collection | Finding AidByron Pat Barnhart Collection, 1913-1985 Mattie Wilcox Noble Collection -George F. Drake papersHarriet Wood papersHarry Ettinger papersSang Joon Park Collection on Korean Science FictionShin (In-Sup) Collection on Korean AdvertisingFor more information, please contact Joy Kim, Curator of Korean Heritage Library, firstname.lastname@example.orgKorean AmericanPhilip Ahn papers Digital Library | Finding AidAhn, FlorenceAhn, Chang Ho (안창호) | Finding AidCharr, Evelyn Kim | Finding AidChen, Helen Paik Cho, Joseph (조재길) | Finding AidCho, Kap Suk (조갑석)DeYoung, Henry Chung (정한경) | Papers | Finding AidHahn, FrancesRonyoung Kim and Richard Hahn papers | Finding AidHahn, Gloria (a.k.a. Kim, Ronyoung; 김난영)Hahn, RichardHahn, JasonDavid Hyun papers Digital Library | Finding AidKorean Natonal Association in Hawaii and related lawsuits collection Digital Library | Finding AidHyun, Soon | Finding AidReverend Soon Hyun Collected Works Digital Library | Finding AidHwangbo, Eugene ParkKim, Anna Charr | Finding AidKim, Chan Hie (김찬희)Kim Yung Chol (김영철) | Finding AidKim, Kyeng Bo (김경보) | Finding AidYin Kim papers (김인) Digital Library | Finding AidYoung Oak Kim Biography papers (김영옥) Digital Library | Finding AidKimm, DiamondSammy Lee papers Digital Library | Finding AidEdward Paik papers Digital Library | Finding AidMary Shon papers Digital Library | Finding AidWon Tai Sohn papers (손원태) | Finding AidThun, Nak Chun (전낙청)Paik, Irvin | Finding AidSonia Sunoo papers Digital Library | Finding Aid1992 LA RiotsKorean American Victims AssociationEui-Young Yu collection of newspaper clippings on the 1992 Los Angeles RiotsKorean National Association DocumentsKNA Building "Hall" Collection (Digitized 2002)KNA Building "Attic" Collection (Digitized 2019)Korean American Archive Photograph Set Korean American Coalition Newspaper clippings (1982-2007)Korean American leftists in 1950s collectionsKorean American MuseumKorean American Oral Histories | Finding AidInterviewed by Khim, RichardKorean American Pioneer Council Oral History SeriesKorean American Story (partner organization)LA Seoul InterviewsYang, Eun Shik (양은식)PeriodicalsKonglip sinbo (공립신보), 1905-1909Taetong kongbo (대동공보), 1907-1908Sinhan minbo (신한민보), 1909-Chugan kwanggo (주간광고), 1981Korean street journal (코리안스트릿저널), 1981-1991Miju munhak (미주 문학), 1982-Nasŏng ilbo (라성일보), 1984 Ppuri (뿌리)For more information, please contact Joy Kim, Curator of Korean Heritage Library, email@example.comAsian AmericanHaru, SumiFor more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.