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Chinese Studies Resources and Services @ Pitt: Print and Visual Resources

This guide introduces major Chinese print and electronic resources accessible to Pitt-affiliated users. It serves as a general resource survey to China studies faculty and students at the University of Pittsburgh.

Visual Materials

There are over 2,000 items of Chinese visual materials in the EAL Chinese collection. Most of them are Chinese feature films. There are also some documentaries on Chinese history, language, and cultures.

Browse PITTCat+ to see what Chinese movies and TV plays we collected. Here are the steps you can take to generate the list.

  • Go to Advance Search
  • Under "Show content type", chose "Video Recording", then click on "Search"
  • On the left side of the search results page, under "Language", choose "Chinese

To generate a list of Chinese visual materials from PITTCat Classic:

  • Chose the "Keyword search" feature
  • Click on "Limit your search"
  • Under "Language", chose Chinese
  • Click on "Set Search Limits"
  • Put "videorecording"  in the search box

Ask For Help

If you have questions about accessing or using Chinese resources, please contact:

Haihui Zhang, Chinese studies librarian haihuiz@pitt.edu, 412-624-5652

Yue Xu, Visiting Librarian yux22@pitt.edu, 412-648-7781