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HIST30072 China & the World: Empire to Great Power: Online databases

Research guide designed to support students studying Chinese history in finding primary source material for their research essays.

Online primary source databases

The following is a selected list of online primary source databases relevant to Chinese history.

Reference sources

List of reference sources (dictionaries, encyclopedias) related to Chinese history. Great for background or contextual information on a topic (without having to resort to Wikipedia!).

Secondary source databases

The following is a selection of Chinese language online databases for secondary sources.

Journal article databases

The following is a selection of online history databases that include journal articles on Chinese history.