Chinese local gazetteers

The Chinese local gazetteers 中國方志庫 database is a collection of more than 2000 historical local gazetteers, dating from the Song dynasty until the Republican era (view title list).
All included gazetteers are provided with a view of the scanned page of the original as well as the full searchable text, allowing for a direct comparison both between digitized text and original.

To use the database please:

  • Choose 愛如生古籍數據庫: 方志、[…], the third from the list of ‘Products’ on the right hand side
  • Click the large blue 'Log in’ button. No ID or password is required when you are connected to the University network.
  • Choose the 中國方志庫 and select chuji 初集 to choose the database.
  • Click the “進入“ button down left to access the database

Please remember to always logout via 退出 or [x] after usage,so the next person can access this database.
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