Canadians in China: Old Photographs from Sichuan 1892-1952
A display of archival photographs and stories covering sixty years of Canadian missionary work in China.
On from October 23 - November 24 at the Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library and the Richard Charles Lee Canada-Hong Kong Library.
Opening Ceremony and Reception on October 23, 2-3 p.m. To RSVP: http://bit.ly/2wxnbXz
For more information, please see here.
Ho Tam: Publishing as Artistic Practice
The East Asian Library is proud to host Ho Tam, an artist whose work has focused on Asian Canadian ethnic and gender identities. Tam will discuss projects such as The Yellow pages (1993), which is part of the Far and Near: the Distance(s) between Us exhibition at the Justina M. Barnicke Gallery.
The talk will be followed by a tour of this exhibit given by its curator, Henry Heng Lu
For more information and registration, please see here.
2017 AAS/CEAL Conference and the Fourth Sino-American Academic Library Forum for Cooperation and Development Held in Toronto, March, 2017
The University of Toronto Libraries was honoured to host and support two major international Asian studies library conferences: the 2017 Association for Asian Studies (AAS)/Council on East Asian Libraries (CEAL) Annual Conference and the Fourth Sino-American Academic Library Forum for Cooperation and Development (SAALFCD). Visit conference website for more information.
Tibetan Studies Open House and Bibliographic Instruction
Tibetan Studies Open House with Tibetan Studies librarian Dr. Lauren Hartley and EAL Director Hana Kim on October 12, 2017 from 12:00-1:00 pm.
Tibetan Studies Bibliographic Instruction with Dr. Lauren Hartley on October 12, 2017 from 1:00-2:30 p.m.
Individual consultations also available with Dr. Lauren Harley on October 12 (3:00-5:00 p.m.) and 13 (9:30-11:00 a.m.). For more details, see here.
How China Became Capitalist - Friday, September 15, 2017 | 10:30AM - 12:00PM
Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library, 8th floor, Robarts Library, 130 St. George Street
What role did the state play in China’s economic reform?
Was Deng Xiaoping really the "chief architect of Chinese economic reform”?
Is China today a market economy? If yes, in what sense, and to what degree?
What are the main structural defects of the Chinese economy? Please click here for more information.
Decommissioning of East Asian Studies Internet Courseware (EASIC) as of Sept. 1, 2017
The University of Toronto Libraries will decommission the East Asian Studies Internet Courseware (EASIC) as of September 1, 2017. The EASIC is a web application developed by the Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library in 2001. Its primary goal was to support the teaching and learning of East Asian Studies. Please click here for more information.
Queer Asian Diasporas (Panel with Q&A) - June 15, 2017
In celebration of LGBT Pride Month, the East Asian Library is proud to host a panel of talented speakers as they discuss the place of race/ethnicity, gender, and migration in contemporary debates concerning sexual citizenship and national belonging in Canada and beyond. The event will be held from 2-4pm on June 15th, 2017. For more information on the specific talks, please take a look at the attached poster (PDF).
East Asian Library Study Space Survey - March 20 to April 28, 2017
Library users have asked us to consider creating silent, quiet and conversation-friendly study zones. Please tell us about your library space needs and preferences to help us determine our next steps by filling out our short survey.
Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library & Richard Charles Lee Canada-Hong Kong Library are pleased to present Chinese Story: A Photo Exhibition. Here is a link to the event poster.
Please join us for "A Dream of Reconciliation" at the Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library on the 8th floor of the Robarts Library (University of Toronto) on Friday, Oct. 28, 2016 from 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm. Read more.
In celebration of University of Toronto’s Korea Week, the East Asian library will feature a reading by a local poet, publisher and translator, Dae-Tong Huh and 오행시 (ohaengsi) Contest where audience will create Korean poems. Please register for the 오행시Contest here: http://tinyurl.com/j3bruxh. Here is a link to the event poster.
On Oct. 5, 2016, The Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library will be hosting a Tibetan Studies Open House and Bibliographic Instruction from Noon - 2:30 PM. Read more.
The Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library learned with great sadness of the passing away of Dr. Cheng Yu Tung on September 29, 2016. Read more.
The Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library is pleased to host once again the 2015 Taiwan Academy Spotlight Project. Click here or the banner on the top right for more information.
The Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library is pleased to present A Narrative of Light and Shadow, a photograph exhibition from August 11 - September 10, 2014.
The University of Toronto Libraries is pleased to announce the opening of Beautiful China exhibition in Robarts Library in February 11, 2014.
South Korean singer Jang Hoon Kim will hold a benefit performance for the Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library's Korean Collections at Royal Ontario Museum on December 19th, 2013 at 7:30 pm.
The Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library is pleased to present Taiwan Academy Spotlight Project 2013 at the University of Toronto.