What's New for Chinese Studies
Film Screening and Discussion: Minority Media in Taiwan, September 28, 2017
Updated August 10, 2017
This program includes a film screening Children of the Sun (Panay, 2015, Taiwan) and a panel discussion on indigenous and minority media practice in Taiwan. It is co-sponsored by the Taipei Cultural Center of TECO in New York, Columbia's Weatherhead East Asian Institute and the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures, and the C.V. Starr East Asian Library.
New Database Acquisitions
Updated July 31, 2017
Thanks to recommendations and support from members of WEAI/EALAC and authorities and colleagues of Columbia University Libraries, the following databases have been acquired and are ready for use:
- Da gong bao: 1902-1949 大公報
- Ming Qing bian hai fang 明清边海防 (明清两朝边塞海疆地理文献汇编全文检索系统)
- Zhongguo jing ji she hui fa zhan tong ji shu ju ku (China statistical yearbooks database) archive (to 2016/2017) 中国经济社会发展统计数据库
- Zhongguo li dai shi ke shi liao hui bian 中国历代石刻史料汇编
Theses databases and the brief descriptions about them can also be found in E-Resources for Chinese studies.
Chinese Designated Computer Removed
Updated July 27, 2017
The Chinese Designated Computer uploaded with with some Chinese databases in the Reading Room computer area, including Zhongguo li dai shi ke shi liao hui bian 中国历代石刻史料汇编, was removed permanently. The web-based online database of Zhongguo li dai shi ke shi liao hui bian 中国历代石刻史料汇编 has been acquired and can be used online.