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HIST 241/242 - Civilizations of Asia: Buddhism

Information resources in Asian history and cultures compiled to assist students of HIST 241 and 242 in completing their research assignments.

Buddha in Sarnath Museum


By Tevaprapas Makklay [CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Browsing the Shelves

Find materials on Buddhism in a college library using the call numbers beginning with the letters BQ.

To find items in a public or school library on Buddhism, look for items with the call number beginning 294.3.

Note: For items on particular subjects, such as Buddhist Art, use the library's catalog to find the specific call number.

General Introductions to Buddhism

The Buddha

Buddhist Meditation

Buddhism in Japan

Buddhism in China

Buddhism in India

Tibetan Buddhism

Modern & Contemporary Buddhism

Buddhism in America

Reference Works on Buddhism

Buddhist Texts

About Buddhist Texts

Selected Websites on Buddhism

Buddhist Art

Selected Films on Buddhism

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