Selected Chinese Studies Web Resources

A page of selected links to Internet resources relating to Chinese Studies. Some sites also cover Taiwan and Hong Kong.

Note: Some of these sites require Chinese software to view. If you need to obtain a Chinese viewer, click here for information.

General Information

 

Asian American Network
Primarily for Chinese Americans (also has a Japanese page, but does not have as much information as the Chinese one). Provides a wide variety of information--in English or Chinese or both--such as headline news of major Chinese newspapers, online Chinese newspapers/magazines, links to immigration and employment related sites, community and students organizations, bookstores, electronic postcards, etc. Some index buttons in Chinese only.

China Links
Organizes web resources into the following categories: Learning Chinese, Language, History, Philosophy, Literature, Music, Art, Movies, Travel/Regions, Computing, Other Fun, CLAP, HyperChina, and SinoLogic Home. Very useful.

Arts/Language/Literature

 

The Art of China
Include art, music, language, scenery, taste (recipes), zodiac, etc. Has lots of images.

China Links
Organizes web resources into the following categories: Learning Chinese, Language, History, Philosophy, Literature, Music, Art, Movies, Travel/Regions, Computing, Other Fun, CLAP, HyperChina, and SinoLogic Home. Very useful.

 

Business/Economy

 

China Economic Information Network
Hosted by the State Information Center, a Chinese central government agency. Provides comprehensive information on Chinese economy, including searchable full-text reports, articles, and news.

China Today
Visit its Bank and Finance, International Trade, Investment and Business Opportunities, and ISO 9000 and Quality Products pages.

Chinese Libraries

 

List of links to other major Chinese Libraries.

The Library of Academia Sinica (Online: 8:30 - 5 p.m., Monday - Friday, Beijing time)

Fudan University Library

Nanjing University Library

National Library of China (a.k.a. Beijing Library) -- Chinese / English

Peking University Library -- Chinese / English

Shanghai Library

Tsinghua University Library -- Chinese / English

Online Libraries in China (Chinese)