Chinese eBook/eText and Newspaper Databases (ASU ID/Password required)
- ChinaMaxx 超星中文电子书(简体字检索)
The content aims at enhancing academic studies on Chinese Social Sciences and facilitating research project and paper writing. 1,000 e-books are included。
- Complete Classics Collection of Ancient China 古今圖書集成(繁体字检索)
The Complete Classics Collection of Ancient China was edited by Chen Meng-lei, a renowned scholar of the Qing Dynasty. The present digital edition of The Complete Classics includes the most seminal classics of Chinese literature and culture, from ancient China through the Qing Dynasty. The collection includes works on astronomy, geography, history, philosophy, literature, politics, economics, art, education, agriculture, medicine, and more.
- Database of Chinese Popular Literature 中国俗文库
Database of Chinese Popular Literature collects 10,000 kinds of popular literary works, and popular documents and materials of successive dynasties from the Qin-Han Dynasties to the early years of the Republic of China, including novels, scripts for story-telling, theatrical texts, story songs, storytelling in southern dialects, common saying stories, rare books, and treasure volumes.
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- Scripta Sinica 漢籍全文資料庫
The Scripta Sinica is the largest Chinese full text database to encompass an enormous breadth of historical materials of this scale. Hundreds of titles pertaining to the traditional Chinese classics have been included in the database and have been categorized with meticulous care. The Scripta Sinica database contains almost all of the important Chinese classics, especially those related to Chinese history.
- Shen Bao Digital Archive 申报数据库
The Shanghai based newspaper Shen Bao collection contains hundreds of thousands of issues published from 1872 to 1949. It is an important research tool for understanding China between the last imperial dynasty through the Republican era. It supports full-image and full-text.
- Sibu Congkan 四部叢刊 (繁体字检索)
The electronic Sibu Congkan is a fully searchable collection of the authoritative editions of over 500 original and historical monographs published by the Commercial Press in 1919-1936. Holdings span Song, Yuan, Ming and Qing Dynasties including early manuscripts and rare prints (antiquarian, out-of-print books).
- Siku Quanshu 文淵閣四庫全書電子版(繁体字检索; only works with Internet Explorer)
Siku Quanshu (Complete Library in Four Branches of Literature), which contains 4.7 million pages and 800 million Chinese characters, is the most significant single database of pre-modern Chinese texts.
- Zhongguo ren min da xue shu bao zi liao zhong xin bao kan zi liao suo yin 中國人民大學书报资料中心报刊资料索引, 1978-1995 [comupter file].
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English ebook and Newspaper Databases (ASU ID/Password required)
- World News Connection Archive
(Coverage: November 1995 – December 31, 2013)It is compiled from thousands of non-U.S. media sources, focusing especially on local media sources. It covers significant socioeconomic, political, scientific, technical, and environmental issues and events. It includes translations and English language versions from newspaper articles, conference proceedings, television and radio broadcasts, periodicals and non-classified technical reports.
- Access Newspaper Archive Database
NewspaperARCHIVE is one of the world's largest online newspaper archives.
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- HaTHi Trust Digital Library
The HathiTrust Digital Library brings together the immense collections of partner institutions in digital form, preserving them securely to be accessed and used today, and in future generations.