Search for Books

  • UofT Library Catalogue
    UofT library Catalogue provides online access to the catalogue records of most collections from all libraries at the university, including the holdings in the Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library. The catalogue supports Romanized character browse and search.
  • (OCLC) WorldCat
    OCLC catalogue of books and other materials in libraries worldwide. You can search and browse the catalogue in simplified or traditional Chinese. WorldCat allows users to search the collections of major research and academic libraries, including most of the major East Asian libraries in North America.
  • 读秀中文学术搜索 - Duxiu Knowledge Search Database
    Duxiu is a content-based database that provides access to more than 3 million Chinese bibliographic entries and 2 million Chinese scholarly full-text resources in all subjects and formats, such as books, journal articles, conference papers, newspapers, theses, web pages, and video clips. The database covers Chinese publications from the early 1930s to the present. Some contents have full-text available online, and many others can be delivered electronically to email accounts specified by users. Due to different copyright restrictions of different publications, Duxiu does not guarantee the same level of access to all of its resources.
  • Chinamaxx Digital Library (SuperStar) 中文集献
  • 中国历代典籍总目系统 - Historical Book Catalogue of China
    Includes more than 2 Million entries of historical Chinese titles.
  • National Library of China
    Online resources of the National Library of China in Beijing. You can access its catalogue which contains more than 25 million titles.
  • National Central Library (Taiwan)
    This library has a collection over 3 millions, including about 20,000 journals. Its catalogue system provides user interfaces in traditional Chinese and English.
  • Academia Sinica (Taiwan)
    The libraries at the Academic Sinica 中央研究院 of Taiwan contain very good collections for research in many subject areas. The catalogue, in both English and traditional Chinese, provides access to titles in all the libraries in this research institute.
  • Catalogues of all universities in Hong Kong 
    Union catalogue of materials in all university libraries in Hong Kong. You can search and browse the catalogue in simplified or traditional Chinese.