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New Database Trials

The Lawrence and Edwards campuses of the University of Kansas now have trial online access to the following databases. These trials are available on a temporary basis only. KU Libraries will make a decision about subscribing to this electronic resource based on interest, cost, and usability.

To view permanent additions and changes to databases available at KU, see New and Updated Databases.

Please send your feedback, evaluation, comments, and questions to the email listed with each resource below. For access problems, please email acqrs@ku.edu.

19th Century Literary Society - The John Murray Publishing Archive

  • Trial expires: July 29, 2020
  • PDF downloads are not available during the trial
  • Feedback: Lea Currie, lcurrie@ku.edu

China Infobank

  • Limited to 2 concurrent users
  • Trial expires: June 30, 2020
  • Feedback: Vickie Doll, vdoll@ku.edu

CNBKSY (Database of Chinese Periodicals) Use this link to access the following periodicals from the CNBKSY database. Trial expires: July 7, 2020. Feedback: Vickie Doll, vdoll@ku.edu

  • Central Daily News 1928-1949《中央日报》
  • The China Press 1911-1949 《大陆报》
  • Chinese Periodical of Modern China - Literature Collection 1872-1949 中国近代中文期刊全文数据库-文学专题
  •  Chinese Serial Full-text Database 1853-1856《遐迩贯珍
  • Dian-shi-zhai Pictorial Full-text Database 1884-1898 《点石斋画报》
  • The Eastern Times 1904-1939 《时报》
  • Late Qing Full-text Database 1833-1911 晚清期刊全文数据库
  • The North-China Daily News & Herald Newspapers and Hong Lists 1850-1951 《字林洋行》
  • The Republican Daily 1916-1949《民国日报》
  • Shanghai Courier 1876-1878 《上海差报
  • Shanghai Courier & China Gazette 1876-1878 《中华快报》
  • The Shanghai Evening Courier 1869-1874《上海晚邮》
  • The Shanghai Evening Post & Mercury 1929-1949 《大美晚报》
  • The Shanghai Times 1925-1943 《上海泰晤士报》
  • Sin Wan Pao 1893-1949 《新闻报》
  • Ta Kung Pao 1902-1949/1952《大公报》
  • Yi Shih Pao 1915-1949《益世报》

Chinese Periodical Database, 1911-1949

  • Trial expires: July 7, 2020
  • Feedback: Vickie Doll, vdoll@ku.edu

iRead ebooks

  • Trial expires: June 30, 2020
  • Feedback: Vickie Doll, vdoll@ku.edu

Soshoo

  • Limited to 2 concurrent users
  • Trial expires: June 30, 2020
  • Feedback: Vickie Doll, vdoll@ku.edu

The Tabloids 1897-1949 (Chinese tabloids)

  • Trial expires: July 7, 2020
  • Feedback: Vickie Doll, vdoll@ku.edu

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