Subject: Area studies

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Krpia

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Full-text databases including reference works and primary sources such as dictionaries, encyclopaedias, and archival material on Korean history, literature, civilization and medicine. Also available via DBpia. Made available with support from Korea Foundation. Please note: Access restricted to participating NNC institutions: Universities of Copenhagen, Helsinki, Oslo, Stockholm and Turku.

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Complete Collection of the Korean Study of the Confucian Classics

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The Complete Collection of the Korean Study of Confucian Classics (한국경학자료시스템) by the Institute of Eastern Studies at Sungkyunkwan University contains 145 volumes ; Taehak (대학 /大學), Jungyong (중용/ 中庸), Noneo (논어/ 論語), Maengja (맹자/ 孟子), Seokyeong(서경/書經), Sikyeong (시경/詩經), Igyeong (이경/易經), Yegi (예기/ 禮記), and Chunju (춘추/ 春秋). It also contains annotations by Korean Confucian […]

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E-books from ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute

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ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute is a leading research centre dedicated to the study of socio-political, security, and economic trends and developments in Southeast Asia and its wider geostrategic and economic environment. ISEAS Publishing disseminates important research and analyses from and about Southeast Asia to the rest of the world and is the largest publisher […]

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

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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

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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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KinoDen – Japanese e-books

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KinoDen is a new digital library service providing access to  more than 10.000 academic e-books in Japanese, in a wide variety of disciplines and from various Japanese publishing houses.  Full-text search is enabled. You can request that we purchase titles for common access for all NNC institutions by using the purchase button. Search tip: When […]

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Decoding China dictionary

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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

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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)

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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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