Databases

  • Posted on: Thursday, 6 April 2017 - 2:17pm
    April 6, 2017. Princeton users now have access to a trial for Jinbutsu Sōsho. It is accessible on JapanKnowledge, listed under JKBooks. (URL: http://japanknowledge.com/library/ -please click on login) Jinbutsu Sōsho is a collection of biographies of historical figures in Japan edited by the Nihon...
  • Posted on: Thursday, 15 December 2016 - 12:06pm
    December 15, 2016. Princeton users have trial access to the new database Mobilising East Asia. This database offers a tightly organised series of pivotal English-language newspapers, books and magazines reporting and commenting on developments in East and South-East Asia from the turn of the...
  • Posted on: Wednesday, 26 October 2016 - 10:24am
    Oct. 27. Princeton users now have full access to the Xu xiu Si ku quan shu database, a set of 5328 Classical Chinese titles full-text searchable. This database from the Diaolong company forms an important addition to the Si ku quan shu and Zhongguo ji ben gu ji ku databases already available, and...
  • Posted on: Tuesday, 11 October 2016 - 12:17pm
    October 13. Princeton users have now trial access to the important journal Nikkei Asian Review from October 13 to November 15. The Nikkei Asian Review covers news on politics, the economy, business and international affairs in Asia. It also provides news on 300 companies in Asia called Asia 300....
  • Posted on: Thursday, 6 October 2016 - 9:44am
    October 10. Princeton users have trial access to the Kōbunsō Taika Koshomoku from October 10 to November 9. The Kōbunsō Taika Koshomoku is a set of antiquarian book catalogs sent out  to customers by Shigeo Sorimachi, founder of the antiquarian bookstore Kōbunsō. The digital collection contains 77...
  • Posted on: Thursday, 29 September 2016 - 4:20pm
    September 29, 2016. Princeton users now have a trial to MBC Archve(= MBC 아카이브) until the end of November. MBC Archive is an online collection of broadcast materials created by MBC, one of major Korean broadcasting companies, since 1961. The scope of the approximately 200,000 items covers TV...
  • Posted on: Friday, 13 May 2016 - 9:34am
    May 13, 2016. Princeton users have trial access the Toyo Keizai Archives, an archival database of the Japanese business and economics journal Toyo Keizai Shimpo (Weekly Toyo Keizai).  The Toyo Keizai Archives,available in JapanKnowledge’s JK Books,cover the Toyo Keizai Shimpo from the inaugural...
  • Posted on: Thursday, 5 May 2016 - 1:33pm
    May 4, 2016. Princeton users have a trial until the end of July to the Zhonghua Jingdian guji ku 中华经典古籍库, the “Zhonghua Ancient Books Database”, a collection of the well-known Zhonghua shuju edited and punctuated standard editions of the Chinese classics. The database currently includes more than...
  • Posted on: Monday, 2 May 2016 - 10:41am
    May 2, 2016. Princeton users have trials to a new set of Chinese databases until the end of May.   The Xu xiu si ku quan shu database. The full database is a set of 5513 titles, of which 4486 are available during the trial. This database is a subset of a prohibitively expensive large database (...