CNKI – new platform (Trial)

This trial will end on 25 July 2011

The CNKI databases are transitioning to a new platform.  The Library’s trial to the new interface provides access to the following full-text databases:

  • China Academic Journals (CJFD) – 9,350 titles of full‐text journals, over 90% of all officially published journals in China,  1915-
  • China Doctoral Dissertations – 144,000 doctoral dissertations from 394 PhD granting institutions, 1984-
  • China Masters Theses  – 1.1 million excellent masters’ theses from 572 master granting institutions, 1984-
  • China Proceedings of Conference (CPCD) – Full coverage of 1.35 million papers from 15,000 conferences, 1953-
  • China Core Newspapers (CCND) – Covering 543 titles of core newspapers officially published in mainland China, 2000-
  • China Yearbooks (CYFD) – Yearbooks published in China, 1999-

The databases listed above are cross-searchable from the landing page.

Also accessible from the same page, but as single database searches, are another 5 databases:

  • Century Journals Project  – 1979-1993
  • Century Journals Social Sciences – 1979-1993
  • China Reference Works Online – More than 4,000 titles, 1973-
  • China Statistical Yearbooks – full text database of 635 titles, 1949-
  • China Legal Knowledge Integrated Database – A single search of relevant journals, doctoral dissertations, masters theses, legal symposia and newspapers, 1949-

These 4 databases are accessible separately from the Navigation Bar:

  • S & T Achievements (China Science & Technology Achievements)
  • Ancient Books
  • Standards
  • Patents

The Library’s current CNKI subscriptions are still available in SuperSearch on the old platform.  Please take this opportunity to explore the new platform’s functionality.

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