Covers around 280,000 historical documents from 302 periodicals published during 1833-1911. It covers most of the periodicals published during such critical periods as the Opium Wars; Westernization Movement; Reform Movement of 1898, and Revolution of 1911. It contains the periodicals that advocated women's liberation and mental enlightenment; the Four Major Late Qing Dynasty novel journals; the vernacular Chinese periodicals founded to explore the people's mind and spread new knowledge, and the science and technology periodicals that introduced new technologies and spread scientific knowledge. The search terms of the database include title, author and periodical, etc.
Contains official documents of the Japanese Cabinet; the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and Army and Navy relating to foreign relations. In an effort to share history as it has been documented, JACAR's archives showcase the original records, including full images of the documents, all in digitized form.
An index to censored Japanese material recovered after WWWII and kept at the University of Maryland Library. It includes galley proofs of books; newspaper and magazine articles, and published books that were either suppressed or partially censored. Registration required at the website.
A Chinese e-book collection containing an extensive collection of books
published since 1949, as well as rare documents from the Ming and Ching epochs. Subject coverage includes works in all major academic disciplines and material from government archives; manuscripts; statistical, and other reference works.
Includes country profiles for over 30 Asia Pacific countries and several European countries, revised and updated annually, analysing political and economic trends. Quarterly country reports for over 30 Asia Pacific countries and several European countries, analysing current trends and providing a two-year forecast.
This database is a full text collection of excavation reports of historical sites in Korea operated by national and university museums, research institutions and associations since 1910. It includes the Collection of Japanese Colonial Government’s Researches on Korean Culture and History.