Chinese Online Dictionaries & Related Resources

Online Dictionaries

Pinyin Tools

  • MandarinSpot Annotator
    Automatically adds pinyin with tones to Chinese text. Can also annotate into other transliteration schemes, including Wade-Giles, Bopomofo, etc.
  • Library of Congress Chinese Romanization: for searching for Chinese texts in CLIO or Worldcat, be sure and familiarize yourself with the Library of Congress rules for pinyin