Chinese Language Resources

Online Chinese language resources for scholars and researchers.

Many thanks to Jiang Mengjie (Grace) for compiling this list.

The most popular websites to search for academic resources in China (paid for and require an account):

1. Wanfang Data/万芳数据知识服务平台

2. CKNI/中国知网/CKNI

Other websites (free to search):

1. Wenxian net/中国文献网
免费数字资源检索, 文献咨询, 文献下载
Free website for digital resources/literature searches and downloads

2. Chinese Literature Courses

3. Contemporary and Modern Chinese Literature

4. Learning Chinese Website

5. UK Union Catalogue of Chinese books (enables users to search for the availability of Chinese texts in UK university libraries).

This round-up of Digital Resources for Sinologists from Dissertation Reviews may also prove useful.

Please get in touch if you know if any additional resources.

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Contact details

Find out more about the network and how to join by contacting:

Dr Ming Lim


T: 0116 252 3999