Electronic Resource & Database Access

There will be no off-campus access to Library electronic resources and databases this Friday, November 28 from 6-10pm. Library buildings are also closed for the Thanksgiving holiday during that time.

Gujin Tushu Jicheng 古今圖書集成

Campus access only
Dates: 
1701 - 1725
Description:

"Gu jin tu shu ji cheng" is a Chinese encyclopedia first compiled from 1701-1706 by a renowned scholar, Chen Menglei, during Qing Emperor Kangxi’s reign and later Qing Emperor Qianlong ordered its revision from 1723-1725 by another scholar and official, Jiang Tingxi. The encyclopedia includes all the most important classics of ancient China through the early Qing Dynasty. It cites more than 6,000 works in various subjects with more than 6,000 illustrations. Its size is four to five times of the Encyclopedia Britannica.

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Alternate Names: 

Complete Classics Collection of Ancient China, Kangxi Encyclopedia

Interface Language: 
Chinese
Materials Language: 
Chinese
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