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National Population Census of China

Database

National population censuses are performed in China every ten years by the National Bureau of Statistics and the resulting data from national and regional levels represents a rich bank of social data. The last population census (NPCC) was the 7th national population census  from 2020 and this new website for the NPCC now contains the […]

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Chinese-English Dictionary of Ming Government Official Titles 明代職官中英辭典

E-book

This bilingual dictionary is developed through a crowd-translation project that was funded by CEAL- The Council of East Asian Libraries and Mellon Foundation. This is the first edition. The project team encourages scholars to use it and to send them their revision suggestions, if any. they will update the dictionary based upon your suggestions. Note […]

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ChinaMaxx Digital Collection of e-books

E-book

ChinaMaxx is a collection of e-books connected to the same platform as the search engine Duxiu. Here you can find 700,000  Chinese titles focusing on social sciences and humanities. The titles are available for searching via Duxiu (select 图书) or  this ChinaMaxx homepage. Titles cannot be downloaded, only viewed online. All titles are available in […]

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Decoding China dictionary

E-book

What does Xi Jinping mean when he talks about the rule of law? How does the Chinese leadership define multilateralism? Did you know that China’s Socialist Core Values include democracy and freedom? What is Document No. 9 and why does it reject universal values? And what is meant by “a community of shared future for mankind”? The Decoding China Dictionary seeks to answer these questions and to serve as a guide to […]

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National Library of China Digital Collections – Ancient books

E-book

The National Library of China  provides free access to the content in the  古籍资源 section of their Digital collections of Ancient books The collection includes 文研汉籍影像库、法藏敦煌遗书、哈佛大学善本特藏、天津图书馆古籍、云南图书馆古籍、上海图书馆家谱、数字古籍、赵城金藏、中华医药典籍、碑帖菁华、敦煌遗珍、甲骨世界、年画撷英、前尘旧影、数字方志、宋人文集、西夏论著、西夏文献、中华古籍善本联合书目、徽州家谱20个资源库. Using Chrome browser is recommended.

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China Online Journals (Wanfang)

journal

The collections of Humanities and Social Sciences journals features core journals in the fields from Chinese university journals.Coverage: From 1998 onwards. Access is restricted to 3 simultaneous users. Guide for retrieving fulltext articles In Chinese. User guide for Wangfang Academic Search can be found here (in Chinese).

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Early Chinese Periodicals Online (EPCO)

journal

ECPO joins together several important digital collections of the early Chinese press and puts them into a single overarching framework: WoMag  (http://womag.uni-hd.de) is a richly-tagged database of the contents of four influential women’s magazines published between 1904 and 1937, including scanned copies and additional high-level scans of images and fukan/insert materials. Xiaobao (http://xiaobao.uni-hd.de) provides basic publication data […]

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Chinese Women’s Magazines in the late Qing and early Republican period

journal

The WoMag database contains records about (almost) all articles, images, and advertisements of four important women’s magazines, namely _ Nüzi shijie_ (Women’s World, 1904-07), Funü shibao (The Women’s Eastern Times, 1911-17), Funü zazhi (The Ladies’ Journal, 1915-31), and Linglong (Elegance, 1931-37). All magazines can be browsed chronologically, by year/volume, month, and issue down to the […]

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Dacheng Modern China Journal Database

journal

Dacheng Modern China Journal Database covers c. 7,000 Chinese periodicals published from late Qing to 1949 covering a wide field of disciplines. humanities, social sciences, exact sciences, as well as popular journals. Examples include the Shidianzhai huabao, Xiandai, Shaonian Zhongguo, Dazhong shenghuo, Guocui xuebao, Qingnian Zhongguo, Minfeng. Contents are regularly updated. Searching is by keyword […]

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