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中國哲學書電子化計劃 = Chinese Text Project
An e-text system which presents texts of Chinese classics in a structured, cross-referenced, and searchable form. Modern Chinese and English translations are available for many works.
(Added: 9-Jun-2006 / Hits [2013- ]: 21)
Provides a powerful cross-database search engine for searching 二十五史, 十三經, 上古漢語語料庫(摘要), 樂府詩集, 台灣文獻叢刊, 中華民國史事日誌, etc. All are browsable as well.
(Added: 4-Nov-2000 / Hits [2013- ]: 94)
This site of Chinese classical literature provides searchable literary works, commentaries, reference material, treatises, etc. Its Chinese and English versions of The Dream of Red Chamber, including analysis, is a searchable database. Also contains a 唐宋文史資料庫, and other literary works.
(Added: 7-Apr-1999 / Hits [2013- ]: 8)
高等學校中英文圖書數字化國際合作計畫 = China-US Million Book Digital Library Project
One can search Chinese books in these categories: 古籍, 民國圖書, 民國期刊, 現代圖書, 學位論文. Some resources are available in full text, but registration is required for viewing. There is also a good collection of calligraphy resources, searchable by character. Offered by Zhejiang University Library.
(Added: 28-Jul-2008 / Hits [2013- ]: 10)
Alex Catalogue of Electronic Texts
A collection of digital documents collected in the subject areas of English literature, American literature, and Western philosophy. Users can locate a title by searching or browsing the catalogue. Other features include searching the contents of located texts and on-the-fly creation of PDF files.
(Added: 16-Oct-1998 / Hits [2013- ]: 8)
Bartleby.com : Great Books Online
Offers complete electronic version of preeminent contemporary reference works, e.g. Columbia Encyclopedia; The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language; Simpson's Contemporary Quotations; Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, etc. There are also full text of many classic works, e.g. Complete Works of William Shakespeare, Oxford Book of English Verse, etc.
(Added: 17-Nov-1999 / Hits [2013- ]: 11)
BASE: Bielefeld Academic Search Engine
A multi-disciplinary search engine for academically relevant web resources created by Bielefeld University Library in Germany. It indexes over 21 million academic documents from worldwide sources. The Advanced Search allows users to limit results by document format such as videos and primary data. Its Eurovoc Thesaurus can search for terms and synonyms in 21 languages, which is useful for retrieving documents from repositories in different countries.
(Added: 17-Nov-2009 / Hits [2013- ]: 8)
Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
Contains links to over 1100 free, full-text, quality controlled
scientific and scholarly journals. Titles included have undergone peer-review or editorial quality control. About 300 titles are searchable on article level.
(Added: 15-Jul-2003 / Hits [2013- ]: 9)
DSpace@MIT: MIT's Institutional Repository
MIT's online institutional repository containing MIT Research in digital form, including over 20,000 MIT theses, preprints, technical reports, working papers, conference papers, images, and more.
(Added: 30-Sep-1999 / Hits [2013- ]: 18)
e-Asia Digital Library
A collection of e-books and full-text web resources, with a total of over 4,000 items (books, films, maps, images, and audios) about China, Japan, Korea and Taiwan. Some books require special reader devices or software to view the content. Funded by University of Oregon Library.
(Added: 24-Feb-2010 / Hits [2013- ]: 9)
Electronic Text Center
Holds approximately 70,000 online and offline humanities texts in 15 languages such as English, French, German, Latin, Chinese, Russian, and Hebrew, with more than 350,000 related images. Some texts are not publicly accessible.
(Added: 9-Jul-1999 / Hits [2013- ]: 5)
Harvard Classics and Harvard Classics Shelf of Fiction
A comprehensive anthology of classics and fiction, equivalent of the 50-volume “5-foot shelf of books” and the 20-volume "Shelf of Fiction". They cover every major literary figure, philosopher, religion,
folklore and historical subject through the 20th century.
(Added: 29-Dec-2004 / Hits [2013- ]: 6)
HKUST Institutional Repository
Archives the scholarly output of the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. It contains over 2,000 journal articles, conference papers,
presentations, and doctoral theses. Full texts are available for public access.
(Added: 11-Jul-2006 / Hits [2013- ]: 8)
An Internet library offering access to historical collections that exist in digital format, it includes texts, audio, moving images, software, and archived web pages, and provides services for adaptive reading and information access for the blind and other persons with disabilities.
(Added: 24-Sep-2007 / Hits [2013- ]: 8)
JSTOR Register & Read
A new, experimental program to extend free, read-online access to a subset of the content in JSTOR, a shared digital library created, specifically to those not affiliated with participating institutions. Includes approximately 1,200 journals from more than 700 publishers. Required registration.
(Added: 5-Mar-2013 / Hits [2013- ]: 100)
LibriVox: Acoustical Liberation of Books in the Public Domain
LibriVox's goal is to make all public domain books available as free audio books. There are several options for listening. The first step is to get the audio files (mp3 or ogg vorbis) into your own computer and then use a media player (itunes, winamp, windows media player) to play the files. Or you can download an entire book using the subscribe feature in iTunes.
(Added: 15-Dec-2008 / Hits [2013- ]: 5)
National Academies Press
Over 3,000 books can be read online free from National Academies Press, which publishes works from National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, Institute of Medicine, and National Research Council, etc. Covers a great variety of subjects.
(Added: 7-Apr-1999 / Hits [2013- ]: 10)
Provides free access to 23 million digital scholarly resources, such as books, journal articles, technical reports, preprints, theses, working papers, audio files, images, etc. harvested from over 1,100 institutions worldwide.
(Added: 4-Dec-2002 / Hits [2013- ]: 27)
On-Line Books Page
To facilitate free online access to books on a wide range of subjects, this site lists over 25,000 free books also browsable by Librry of Congress Classification no. Hosted by the University of Pennsylvania Library.
(Added: 6-Jul-1999 / Hits [2013- ]: 8)
Open CRS: Congressional Research Reports for the People
Provides searching and links to over 10,000 U.S. Congressional Research Service (CRS) reports which are available in the public domain, covering a variety of topics on political events in the U.S. and other countries.
(Added: 14-Dec-2006 / Hits [2013- ]: 6)
Open Textbook Catalog
A catalog of open textbooks created and reviewed by faculty members of University of Minnesota. Openly licensed policy with complete books items only. Materials such as lecture notes, online courses, etc. are provided only as supplements to textbooks listed in the catalog.
(Added: 12-Dec-2012 / Hits [2013- ]: 13)
A resourceful archive containing extensive e-texts and audio files of literature, historical documents, reference tools, etc. The texts & audio files can be downloaded.
(Added: 3-Mar-1999 / Hits [2013- ]: 8)
RAND: Reports & Bookstore
The full texts of RAND research publications are available online. Users may browse by category or search the database. Available also RAND classics, subject area bibliographies, reviews, etc.
(Added: 3-Feb-2004 / Hits [2013- ]: 5)
Universal Digital Library: Million Book Project
Designed "to create a Universal Library which will foster creativity and free access to all human knowledge." and hosted at Carnegie Mellon University, the project offers full images of books in many different languages (Most are in Chinese or English) and subject areas. About 50 scanning centers worldwide, mostly in China and India, provide the content. Pages display in HTML or TIFF format, which requires a downloadable viewer 'djvu'.
(Added: 28-Jul-2008 / Hits [2013- ]: 9)
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