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NEW trial database: Chinese Periodical Full-text Database (1911-1949)

The East Asia Library is pleased to announce that a new Chinese database, Chinese Periodical Full-text Database (1911-1949) 民国时期期刊全文数据库 is available for trial now through February 28, 2013.

About the Chinese Periodical Full-text Database (1911-1949):

The Chinese Periodical Full-text Database (1911-1949) 民国时期期刊全文数据库, created by the Shanghai Library, is the largest full-text database of periodicals published during the Republican Period. It includes more than 20,000 titles, such as Cosmic Wind 宇宙風, The Young Companion 良友 and Shun Pao Monthly 申報月刊. It allows full-text searching and downloading of scanned PDF files from the print periodicals.

Access information:

To access the trial database, please go to the following URL: www.cnbksy.cn.

Please note that access to the trial Chinese Periodical Full-text Database (1911-1949) is only available from computers on the Yale campus or with off-campus access (http://www.library.yale.edu/about/offcampus.html).

We would like to hear any feedback or comments on this new trial database from you. If you like to schedule a one-on-one session with us to learn more about the database, please feel free to do so. For more information, please contact Tang Li (tang.li@yale.edu).