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East Asian Library
Chinese Collection

E-Resources on China

Bibliography

China Academic Journal database Over 900,000 full-text Chinese journal articles in the humanities, dating from 1994. (USC access only)

Chinese Studies Online Chinese journals (1,655 titles), dissertations (690,000+), conference proceedings (188,000+), and policies/laws (168,000+).(USC access only)

Guoxuebaodian (Treasures of Chinese Classics) 3,903 classic Chinese sources.(USC access only)

Gateway Service Center of Chinese Academic Journal Publications This Digital Document Delivery Center provides free delivery of full-text copies of Chinese-language academic journal articles to any researcher in the United States.

Bibliography of Asian Studies Online

JSTOR (full text articles online)

MELVYL (unified catalog for UC/CSU libraries)

Peking University Library (Chinese) The largest university library in China. The library holds 6,500,000 items. The collection can be searched through this Web site. (Chinese)

Scripta Sinica, Academia Sinica (USC access only)

Siku Quanshu (Wenyuange edition) (USC access only)

Links

Council on East Asian Libraries Homepage

Asian Studies WWW Virtual Library

Reference Guide for Chinese History to the Qing Dynasty

Early Medieval China Group

Reference

Chinese Characters Dictionary Web

China Net China's Official Gateway to News & Information A general Web. Ten languages are available including English, Chinese, Japanese and Korean. Topics cover news, travel, Learning Chinese, Business, Government, Education Environment Culture Women and Sports.

China’s State Department Research Center (Chinese)

Chinese Baidu Search Engine (Chinese) A general search engine. It aims to provide the best way for users to find information in Chinese.

CIA World Fact Book: China (English) Includes Geography, People, Government, Economy, Communications, Transportation, Military transnational Issues, and more.

CIA World Fact Book: Taiwan (English) Includes Geography, People, Government, Economy, Communications, Transportation, Military transnational Issues, and more.

CIA World Fact Book: Hong Kong (English) Includes Geography, People, Government, Economy, Communications, Transportation, Military transnational Issues, and more.

Government Information Office, Republic of China (English) Thirteen languages are available including English, Chinese, Japanese and Korean. Topics cover news, travel, information about Taiwan, and more.

Government Information Office, Republic of China (Chinese)

The World Bank in China (English) Includes information and reports on China and about China in general, Cities and rural areas of China, organization of China and more.

The World Bank in China (Chinese)

Statistics

China Data Online Chinese statistical sources. (USC access only)

National Bureau of Statistics of China (English) Includes Statistical Data, Laws & Regulations, International cooperation, Publication and more. The Statistical Data covers the statistical yearbook from 1996-2006.

National Bureau of Statistics of China (Chinese)

National Statistics, R.O.C. (Taiwan) (English) Includes Land and Climate, Population and Housing, Manpower, Education, Science and Technology, and Mass Communication, Health and Environment, Justice and Public Safety, Social Welfare, National Economics, Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing, Industry and more.

National Statistics, R.O.C. (Taiwan) (Chinese)

Statistics of Economics, Ministry of Economic Affairs, R.O.C. (English) Includes Economic Indicators, Trade Statistics, Energy Statistics and more.

Statistics of Economics, Ministry of Economic Affairs, R.O.C. (Chinese)

Government Information

China’s Government and Organization (P.R.C.) (Chinese) A gateway to the government and organizations of People’s Republic of China. It includes central government, national organizations, and local governments. Language availability are various by Ministries and organizations. Ministry of Foreign Affairs provides Chinese, English, French, Spanish, and Russian.

E-government Web site (Government Information Office, Republic of China, Taiwan) (English) A gateway to the government information of Republic of China (Taiwan). It includes Central and Local Government Websites, Government Organizations Websites, statistics and more.

E-government Web site (Research, Development, and Evaluation Commission, Executive Yuan, Republic of China, Taiwan) (Chinese)