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On the login page, select “中國基本古籍庫,” then click “Login” to connect to the database. Remember to click “exit” from the homepage/gateway when done, otherwise the next user will have to wait at least 15 minutes). Does not work with proxy - use VPN or webVPN instead. The largest database of pre-20th century covering all fields of knowledge from the pre-Qin period through to the Republican period. The texts are divided into four sections — Philosophy and Science, History and Geography, Art and Literature, and General Works — and these are further divided into twenty major categories, which are in turn subdivided into one hundred minor categories.
Contains search-able full-text and scanned images of important classics from ancient China to the Qing Dynasty; includes works on astronomy, geography, history, philosophy, literature, politics, economics, art, education, agriculture, medicine, and more
An electronic edition of the collectanea Si ku quan shu 四庫全書 comprised of the finest editions of the best books in China and completed in 1782； includes 3,461 works, totaling over 36,375 volumes/scrolls; its four main bibliographic divisions are jing 經, shi 史, zi 子, and ji 集
National Central Library's Center for Chinese Studies 國家圖書館
Original historical documents including records in the
Digital Archives of Famous Personages, Diplomatic Records, and Economic Records in Modern China
Covers the Qing and Republican periods
Search box; full-text and images
Diplomatic Archives(1860s-1970s) 外交部門檔案
Economic Archives from both China and Taiwan (1903-1980s)
Integrated GIS-based, within the spatial extend of China, in the time frame of Chinese history
Searches enabled include: historical place names, Bibliography of Chinese Local Gazetteers 地方志(Song dynasty to 2003), 輿圖要錄