The East Asia Library is pleased to announce that a NEW Chinese database, The Chinese Periodical Full-text Database (1911-1949) 民国时期期刊全文数据库, is now available to the Yale community. You can access it from here: www.cnbksy.cn. It is also listed in our Chinese database list.
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.
Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions about the database. You are welcome to schedule an individual session with us to learn more about it.