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Chinese Studies Classics
The database collects classics in the more than 2000 years’ history from Qin Dynasty to the Republic of China, and important research achievements on ancient books of scholars in Qing Dynasty and modern society, totaling more than 4,000 titles, which is divided into 6 sections, namely Jing Bu, Shi Bu, Zi Bu, Ji Bu, series books, and popular fiction. This database integrates Chinese ancient classics with CNKI periodicals, newspapers, doctoral dissertations, master dissertations, reference books, with the function of CNKI knowledge network node.

Apabi E-books
The National Library of China holds approximately 700,000 volumes of e-books in 350,000 titles and more than 1,000 titles of yearbooks made by Beijing Founder Electronics Co., Ltd. The e-books are legal copies from over 400 publishers and cover the entire second grade classifications of the Chinese Library Classification.

Reading China: Recommended contemporary literary works (digital)
It selects about 500 pieces of literary works since the founding of China, covering representative works of contemporary literature, such as awarded works of Mao Dun Literary Prize, Lu Xun Literary Prize, and so on. These works have profound impact on the society in different periods of new China, reflecting development trace of contemporary literature, and development vein of literary world of new China in the past 60 years.

E-Books Exhibition of Marxism in China in the Past 90 Years
The database displays more than 10,000 volumes of books published by People’s Publishing House since 1921, revealing books resources about the Party’s thoughts and theories in the past 90 years. It provides a platform for readers to understand, study and research on the development of the Party’s thoughts and theories.

Electronic Comics Database
It has collected about 4,000 domestic and overseas comics, which are made by comic studios or adapted by hot cartoon plot, and presented in original appearances.

Chinese Digital Comics Database
It has selected about 4,000 traditional Chinese comics, including 8 series, namely, Four Chinese Classical Masterpieces, Juveniles Reading, Chinese Idioms, Chinese Folk Tales and Legends, Chinese Historical Romance, Chinese Revolutionary History, Masterpieces Appreciation, and Celebrity Biographies, which are presented in original appearances.

Pishu Database
It has collected scientific research achievements of thousands of scholars from Chinese Academy of Social Sciences in the past 20 years, covering more than 100 industries, regions and fields. The current status and development trend of economics and society of China and the world are analyzed and forecast in each annual report. It has 7 sub-databases. As of May 2012, it has collected 1,023 pieces of Pishu, over 30,000 research reports.

Si Bu Cong Kan
It collects 504 titles of ancient books and manuscripts from Song, Yuan and Ming Dynasties.

Si Bu Cong Kan (supplement)
Besides the contents of Si Bu Cong Kan (including 504 titles of classics), the database increases Si Bu Bei Yao (including 365 titles of classics), totaling 869 titles of classics.

The Collection of Documents on Taiwan
It is co-published by Jiuzhoudao Press and Xiamen University Press, which collects about 600 pieces of historical documents on Taiwan preserved in libraries, archives and among the people in the Mainland, totaling 0.1 billion characters. It includes private writings and chronicles from Ming Dynasty to the beginning of the Republic of China, ancient books, archives, genealogies, folk files and contracts in Fujian and Taiwan, as well as ancient books not collected in Taiwan Series Documents.

Taiwan Series Documents Full-text Database
It has had 309 titles of Taiwan documents from Tang Dynasty to the period of under Japanese rule, covering different subjects, such as Taiwan chronicles, historical data of Ming-Cheng Period, Qing Dynasty archives, private writings, private collected works, Taiwan history, geography, customs, politics, economics, society, culture, legal systems and so on.

Database of Chinese Classic Ancient Books
The database includes masterpieces, basic documents and special works from Qin Dynasty to the Republic of China, totaling 10,000 titles of books (170,000 volumes), 12,500 editions (200,000 volumes), and 1.7 billion characters (12 million pages).

Bao Juan Xin Ji
It has collected about 400 titles of Bao Juan circulated among the people from late Yuan Dynasty to the beginning of the Republic of China.

Chinese Series Books Database
The database has selected 300 series of books with high literature value and edition value, including 10,000 titles of classics, and over 1.5 billion characters and 10 million pages.

The Complete Books of Taoism
It has collected 2,000 titles of classics about Taoism.

Dunhuang Documents Database
It has collected 3,000 pieces of Chinese document scattered in Britain, France, Russia, and so on.

Supplements to the Twenty-five Histories
It has collected 500 titles of works before 1921, which supplement the Twenty-five Histories.

Ming and Qing Historiography
It contains Ming Historiography and Qing Historiography. Ming Historiography collects 14 titles (2,923 volumes) of historical information about different emperors in Ming Dynasty, while Qing Historiography collects 12 titles (4,433 volumes) of historical information about different emperors in Qing Dynasty.

Chinese Chronicles Database
It has collected about 10,000 titles of chronicles from Han and Wei Dynasties to the Republic of China, totaling more than 2 billion characters and 10 million pages.

Quan Si Ku
Quan Si Ku is divided into 4 parts, collecting 9,000 titles of classics in all from Qin Dynasty to Qinglong Emperor of Qing Dynasty. The 4 parts contain 3,460 titles, 4,752 titles, 621 titles and 167 titles of classics respectively. Among of them, there are 33 Song editions, 34 Yuan editions, 2,712 Ming editions, 2,699 Qing editions, 52 Minguo editions, 12 foreign editions, and 3,458 Si Ku editions.

NLC Digitalized Chinese Books Database
It has collected more than 170,000 titles of books, covering each discipline for online reading.

Minguo Books
The database has had 15,028 titles of full-text image resources of Minguo Books. Readers can access to those resources via Internet.

Arabic E-Books
The 1st collection: Modern Egyptian Collections
The database has collected about 7,000 titles of Arabic E-Books, including Modern Egyptian Collections and Modern Arab Renaissance Collections, which cover all types of literature works. Works in the database are divided into 29 thematic categories.

Arabic E-Books
The 2nd collection: Modern Arab Renaissance Collections
The database has collected about 7,000 titles of Arabic E-Books, including Modern Egyptian Collections and Modern Arab Renaissance Collections, which cover all types of literature works. Works in the database are divided into 29 thematic categories.

Early American Imprints
Series I (1639-1800)
EAI is one of the sub-databases of Archive of Americans. EAI, EEBO and ECCO are considered as three historical E-books databases. EAI has collected 74,000 titles of books published in America from 1639 to 1839.

Early American Imprints
Series II (1801-1819)
EAI is one of the sub-databases of Archive of Americans. EAI, EEBO and ECCO are considered as three historical E-books databases. EAI has collected 74,000 titles of books published in America from 1639 to 1839.

Emerald Ebook Series
Emerald has published more than 2,000 volumes of books in humanities and social sciences. Among of them, more than 600 series books had electronic version. Readers can conveniently search and browse each chapter through Emerald platform. Emerald E-series books had Business Administration and Economics and Social Sciences, containing more than 100 thematic categories.

(Eighteenth Century Collections Online, ECCO I, ECCO II)
The database collects works from Britain, America and other counties in 18th century, covering history, geography, law, literature, linguistics, social sciences, arts, medical science and reference books. (Proxy Server Settings)

Early English Books Online (ProQuest)
EEBO collects the entire currently existing English publications during 1473-1700, including over 125,000 volumes of publications, with 22.5 million pages of e-images.(Proxy Server Settings)

Gale Virtual Reference Library
Gale Virtual Reference Library is the biggest virtual reference books database in the world, collecting more than 2,400 titles of reference books, with over 2.77 million articles. Each article is in HTML format and PDF format, providing universal Citation information in the world. The articles from reference books published by Elsevier, Springer, John Wiley, SAGE, and so on, can be translated into 8 languages, including Chinese. The NLC has subscribed 1,653 virtual reference books, covering 17 subjects. Appendix: Book List.

KluwerLaw Online
The database has collected 21 titles of academic periodicals on law and 42 titles of law leaflets, containing hundreds of thousands of full-text periodicals and more than 50,000 cases from 60 countries, which involve law theory, constitution, administrative law, civil law, intellectual property, criminal law, procedural law, economic law, financial law, international (trade) law, comparative law, environmental law, tax law, legal practice, legal instruments, writing, law reference books and so on.

The Making of the Modern World
MOMW collects 61,000 titles of economics and business publications of over 12 million pages in 1450-1859, from the Goldsmiths'-Kress Library of Economic Literature. The collection covers business, finance, social environment, politics, trade, transportation and other fields. (Proxy Server Settings)

The Making of Modern Law
MOML collects 22,000 titles of all the British and American publications in law since 1800, totaling more than 10.6 million pages. The database covers 99 fields in law, related to all aspects of the Anglo-American legal systems. (Proxy Server Settings)

MyiLibrary E-books
The NLC has subscribed more than 6,000 volumes of E-books from this platform, covering social sciences, law, education, psychology, philosophy, politics, literature, arts, science, engineering, and so on, all of which are published after 2005.

NetLibrary E-books
NetLibrary is the earliest E-books producer and provider in the world, having more than 180,000 titles of E-books in western languages from 775 publishing houses, covering all categories and all subjects. Over 20,000 titles are increased yearly. The NLC has subscribed 2,114 titles of E-book from NetLibrary. Besides, 3,461 titles of copyright-free E-books can be access online free of charge. Readers can browse all subscribed books by clicking "eBooks", while browse all free books by clicking "Publicly-Accessible eBooks".

Wiley Online Library
The database has collected about 10,000 titles of monographs, manuals, dictionaries, reference books, and series books, which mainly cover chemistry, bioscience, physics, humanities, electronic & electrical engineering, mathematics, and statistics. The NLC has subscribed 2,195 titles of E-books from Wiley Online Library.
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