Chinese Studies e-resources

For information about these resources, please click here.
And in case of problems, please click here.
As part of the Taiwan Resource Centre for Chinese Studies we also offering a list of free e-resources from Taiwan.
The China Centre has a collection of Chinese films and documentaries. Please contact the Chinese Studies Administrator on how to get access.


Current Trials

  • EPS China Statistics (Wanfang)
  • The database gives access to a wide range of national, provincial and city level data in a time series format. Please click "Enter the Databases" in the upper right corner. This trial runs until 31.12.2016

  • Wanfang Digital Platform  (Wanfang)
  • The database collection gives access to Dissertations of China (All subjects), China Online Journals (All subjects), China Local Gazetteers (Pre-1949), China Local Gazetteers (Post-1949), Academic Conferences in China (All subjects) and Policies and Laws of China. This trial runs until 31.12.2016

  • Zhonghua Database of Classical Texts 中華經典古籍庫 (Zhonghua Book Company)
  • The database gives access to over 800 classical works with modern annotations in fulltext. It also offers images off the original print editions by Zhonghua Book Company. This trial runs until 31.12.2016



Reference works



Social Media

  • The library has access to a Social Media Monitoring Service from Hong Kong, please contact library staff for the login details.

Classical texts

Collections of digital facsimiles

Statistics and Yearbooks

Please also see the Bodleian Data Library website on Data on China.

Policies and Laws

Theses and Dissertations

Contemporary China

Free e-resource collections

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