Research Guide to Chinese History Studies

This guide provides an introduction to resources on Chinese History Studies. In addition to these resources, users can search materials on Chinese History studies from UI online catalog, InfoHawk. If your browser cannot display Chinese scripts in the guide, you can use the guide in PDF format

Research Guide - Chinese Collection - The University of Iowa Libraries
20 shi ji Zhongguo tong jian / 20世纪中国通鉴 [Chronology]
Beijing: Gai ge chu ban she, 1994 / 北京: 改革出版社, 1994
DS774 .A14 1994 Availability at InfoHawk
A chronological list of important events in the twentieth-century Chinese history.
A Sino-Western calendar for two thousand years, 1-2000 A.D. [Chronology]
Pei-ching: Sheng huo tu shu hsin chih san lien shu tien: Hsin hua shu tien fa hsing, 1956
CE37 .H7 Availability at InfoHawk
This work deals with traditional Chinese calendar for two thousand years in contrast to Western calendar. It is a good reference work for understanding the chronology of Chinese history.
Academic Search Elite [Database UI Access Only]
Ebsco
http://purl.lib.uiowa.edu/ebsco/academic Connect
This multi-disciplinary database offers full text for nearly 1,850 scholarly journals, including studies in Chinese history.
Bibliography of Asian Studies (BAS) [Database UI Access Only]
The Association for Asian Studies
http://purl.lib.uiowa.edu/bas Connect
This on-line version of the Bibliography of Asian Studies (BAS) contains records on all subjects (especially in the humanities and the social sciences) pertaining to East, Southeast, and South Asia published worldwide from 1971 to the present.
China Academic Journals (CAJ): Literature, History, and Philosophy/中国学术期刊数据库 [Database UI Access Only]
China National Knowledge Infrastructure via East View
http://purl.lib.uiowa.edu/caj Connect
This database is part of the electronic project of the CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure). It covers journal articles published in China in almost all the subject areas of the Humanities and Arts. It includes back files dated back to 1994.
China Review [Journal ]
Hong Kong: Chinese University Press, c2001-
1680-2012 Availability at InfoHawk
Features studies in Chinese history.
China Review International [E-Journal UI Access Only]
University of Hawaii Press
1069-5834 Connect
Features studies in Chinese history.
China unbound : evolving perspectives on the Chinese past [Historiography]
London; New York: RoutledgeCurzon, 2003
DS755 .C625 2003 Availability at InfoHawk
A study of perspectives on the 19th and 20th century Chinese history.
China: a historical and cultural dictionary [Dictionary]
Richmond, Surrey: Curzon, 1998
DS733 .C58523 1998 Availability at InfoHawk
A dictionary of Chinese history and culture.
Chinese History [Internet]
Edited by Hanno Lecher, Institute of Chinese Studies, University of Heidelberg
http://sun.sino.uni-heidelberg.de/igcs/ighist.htm Connect
A list of internet resources on Chinese history.
Chinese History Research [Internet]
Modern Chinese History program at UCSD
http://orpheus.ucsd.edu/chinesehistory/ Connect
A list of sources and studies on modern Chinese history.
Chinese history: a manual [Manual]
Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Asia Center: Distributed by Harvard University Press, 2000
DS735 .W695 2000 Availability at InfoHawk
A comprehensive reference work on Chinese history, which includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Classical Historiography for Chinese History [Internet]
Compiled by Benjamin A. Elman, Princeton University
http://www.princeton.edu/~classbib/ Connect
A comprehensive annotated list of sources on Chinese classical historiography.
Companion to Chinese history [Handbook]
New York, N.Y.: Facts on File, 1987
DS705 .O63 1987 Availability at InfoHawk
A handbook of Chinese history, including bibliographical references.
Historical Abstracts [Database UI Access Only]
ABC-Clio Inc.
http://purl.lib.uiowa.edu/abcclio/ha Connect
Historical Abstracts offers coverage of world history, from 1450 onward, outside the US and Canada. It provides citations with abstracts to articles in over 2000 journals, published 1954 to the present. It also contains bibliographic citations to books and dissertations.
Histories of 25 Dynasties [Database Free Access]
Academia Sinica
http://www.sinica.edu.tw/ftms-bin/ftmsw3 Connect
A searchable database of primary sources of Chinese history.
Jin dai shi yan jiu / 近代史硏究 [Journal ]
Beijing: Zhongguo she hui ke xue chu ban she, 1979- / 北京: 中国社会科学出版社, 1979-
1001-6708 Availability at InfoHawk
Features studies in early modern Chinese history.
Jin dai shi zi liao / 近代史資料 [Journal ]
Beijing: Zhonghua shu ju / 北京: 中华书局
0529-6250 Availability at InfoHawk
Sources in early modern Chinese history.
Jin dai Zhongguo / 近代中國 [Journal ]
Taibei Shi: Jin dai Zhongguo za zhi she / 臺北市 : 近代中國雜誌社 : 1977-
1015-843X Availability at InfoHawk
Features studies in early modern Chinese history.
Journal of Asian history [Journal ]
Wiesbaden, Otto Harrassowitz
0021-910X Availability at InfoHawk
Features studies in Chinese history.
Li shi dang an / 历史档案 [Journal ]
Beijing: Li shi dang an za zhi she, 1981- / 北京: 历史档案杂志社, 1981-
1001-7755 Availability at InfoHawk
A journal about sources and ducuments on Chinese history.
Li shi jiao xue / 歷史教學 [Journal ]
Tianjin: Li shi jiao xue she / 天津: 历史教学社
0457-6241 Availability at InfoHawk
Features studies in history education.
Li shi xue / 历史学 [Journal ]
Beijing: Zhongguo ren min da xue shu bao zi liao she / 北京: 中国人民大学书报资料社
1001-2583 Availability at InfoHawk
Features studies in historiography.
Li shi yan jiu / 歷史硏究 [Journal ]
Beijing: Guo xue chu ban she, 1954- / 北京: 國學出版社, 1954-
0459-1909 Availability at InfoHawk
Features studies and book reviews in Chinese history.
Ming History: an introductory guide to research [Guide]
Minneapolis: Ming Studies Research Series, History Department, University of Minnesota, 1994
DS753 .F39 1994 Availability at InfoHawk
A research and bibliographical guide to studies in the history of the Ming Dynasty.
Modern Asian studies [Journal ]
[London] Cambridge University Press
0026-749X Availability at InfoHawk
Features studies in modern Chinese history.
Modern China [Journal ]
Beverly Hills [Calif.] Sage Publications
0097-7004 Availability at InfoHawk
Features studies in modern Chinese history.
Modern China: a chronology from 1842 to the present [Chronology]
London: Thames and Hudson, c1982
DS755 .M2 1982 Availability at InfoHawk
A chronology of modern China.
Modern China: a guide to a century of change [Guide]
Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2001
DS774 .H796 2001 Availability at InfoHawk
A comprehensive guide to 20th century Chinese history with bibliographical references.
Modern China; a bibliographical guide to Chinese works, 1898-1937 [Bibliography]
Cambridge, Harvard University Press, 1950
Z3108.A5 F3 Availability at InfoHawk
This work is a bibliographical guide to works and documents on modern Chinese history, published in Chinese.
Ren wen bai ke quan shu da xi. Zhongguo li shi bai ke quan shu / 人文百科全书大系. 中国历史百科全书 [Encyclopedia]
Beijing : Zhongguo da bai ke quan shu chu ban she / 北京: 中国大百科全书出版社: 1994
DS733 .J46 1994 Availability at InfoHawk
The most comprehensive work on Chinese history written in Chinese.
The Cambridge history of ancient China: from the origins of civilization to 221 B.C [Guide]
Cambridge, UK ; New York: Cambridge University Press, 1999
DS741.5 .C35 1999 Availability at InfoHawk
A guide to the origination and early developments of Chinese civilization and history.
The Cambridge illustrated history of China [Guide]
Cambridge ; New York: Cambridge University Press, 1996
DS706 .E37 1996 Availability at InfoHawk
An illustrated guide to Chinese history.
The China Journal [E-Journal UI Access Only]
Contemporary China Center, Australian National University
1324-9347 Connect
Features studies in Chinese history.
The Cultural Revolution : a bibliography, 1966-1996 [Bibliography]
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard-Yenching Library, Harvard University, c1998
Z3108.A5 S86 1998 Availability at InfoHawk
A detailed bibliography on studies in the history of Chinese Cultural Revolution.
The Dynasties of China [Internet]
Edited by Marilyn Shea, Department of Psychology, University of Maine at Farmington
http://hua.umf.maine.edu/China/other.html Connect
An extensive bibiliographic list of books on Chinese history in different dynasties.
The history of imperial China: a research guide [Guide]
Cambridge, Mass., East Asian Research Center, Harvard University Press, 1973
DS734.7 .W5 Availability at InfoHawk
A guide to historiography and sources in the studies of the history of imperial China.
The journal of Asian studies [Journal ]
Ann Arbor, Mich., etc., Association for Asian Studies, etc.
0021-9118 Availability at InfoHawk
Features studies in Chinese history.
Who's who in China, 1918-1950, with an index [Dictionary]
Hong Kong: Chinese Materials Center, c1982
DS734 .W5 1982 Availability at InfoHawk
This three-volume work provides biographical information on notewd Chinese historical figures during 1918-1950.
Who's who in the People's Republic of China [Dictionary]
München; New York: K.G. Saur, 1991
DS778.A1 B313 1991 Availability at InfoHawk
A biographical dictionary of noted persons in the People's Republic of China.
Zhongguo er shi shi ji tong jian: 1901-2000 / 中国二十世紀通鉴: 1901-2000 [Chronology]
Beijing: Xian zhuang shu ju, 2002 / 北京: 线装書局, 2002
DS774 .Z48 2002 Availability at InfoHawk
A chronological list of important events in the twentieth-century Chinese history.
Zhongguo gu dai dian zhang zhi du da ci dian / 中国古代典章制度大辞典 [Dictionary]
Zhengzhou Shi: Zhongzhou gu ji chu ban she, 1998. 郑州市: 中州古籍出版社, 1998
DS705 .Z565 1998 Availability at InfoHawk
A dictionary about the systems of ancient Chinese gvernments and laws, in Chinese.
Zhongguo gu dai zhu ming shi ji / 中国古代著名史籍 [Historiography]
Beijing : Shang wu yin shu guan, 1997 / 北京 : 商务印书馆, 1997
DS734.7 .P57 1997 Availability at InfoHawk
Introdiction to important Chinese ancient historical works.
Zhongguo li shi da ci dian / 中囯歷史大辞典 [Dictionary]
Shanghai Shi: Shanghai ci shu chu ban she, 2000. 上海市: 上海辞书出版社, 2000
DS733 .Z56 2000 Availability at InfoHawk
A comprehensive dictionary of Chinese history, written in Chinese.
Zhongguo li shi di ming da ci dian / 中國歷史地名大辭典 [Dictionary]
Guangdong: Guangdong jiao yu chu ban she / 广东教育出版社: 1995
DS706.5 .C476 1995 Availability at InfoHawk
A geographical dictionary defining and mapping places historically significant in Chinese history.
Zhongguo li shi dian gu ci dian / 中国历史典故辞典 [Dictionary]
Xi'an: Sanqin chu ban she, 1989 / 西安: 三秦出版社: 1989
DS733 .C635 1989 Availability at InfoHawk
A collection of well-known events and stories in Chinese history, written in Chinese.
Zhongguo shi xue shi / 中國史學史 [Historiography]
Taibei Shi : San min shu ju, Min guo 87- [1998- ] / 臺北市: 三民書局, 民國87- [1998- ]
DS734.7 .T8245 1998 Availability at InfoHawk
A history of Chinese historiography.