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A star (*) denotes access to online catalogue.

Austria

General

EASL
Bibos Gateway, Austria* (unified access to many Austrian libraries, including the Austrian National Library and the Library of Vienna University)

Wien

Austrian National Library – Sinica Collection
Austrian National Library, Sinica Database*
"Brief report on the Sinica collection of the Austrian National Library"
Institut für Sinologie der Universitaet Wien (also access to their Western material catalogue*)

 

Belgium

General

EASL

Gent

University Library, Universiteit Gent

Leuven

"Chinese collections in Leuven, Belgium"
Libis Net* (OPAC)
Ferdinand Verbiest Foundation, CICM Chinese Memorial Library

 

Czech Republic

Prague

"Lu Xun Library, Prague"
Oriental Institute, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic*

 

Denmark

General

EASL

Copenhagen

The Royal Library* (also access to online catalogue)
The Royal Library, Orientalsk Samling
"The Royal Library, Copenhagen"
"In the world of Chinese characters-Readers of Chinese in the Royal Library of Denmark"
Department of Asian Studies, University of Copenhagen
Nordic Institute of Asian Studies*

 

France

General

EASL
Catalogue Collectif des ouvrages – base Etudes chinoise*
"Plans for a tour of sinological libraries in France"

Lyon

Institut d'Asie Orientale*
The Municipal Library of Lyon, Chinese Collection

Paris

Bibliothèque nationale de France*
Catalogue MUSCAT – Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle*
Collège de France -Bibliothèque d'Extrême-Orient*
Institut National des Langues et Civilisations Orientales, Bibliothèque interuniversitaire des Langues orientales

 

Germany

General

EASL
German Libraries Online*

Berlin

Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin, Ostasienabteilung*
Humboldt-Universität/Universitätsbibliothek, Zweigbibliothek Asien- und Afrikawissenschaften*

Bochum

Fakultät für Ostasienwissenschaften, Ruhr-Universität Bochum

Bonn

Seminar für Orientalische Sprachen (SOS), Rheinische Friedrichs-Wilhelm Univ.

Göttingen

Ostasiatisches Seminar, Georg-August-Universität

Hamburg

Seminar für Sprache und Kultur Chinas, Universität Hamburg

Heidelberg

Sinologisches Seminar der Universität Heidelberg (Institute of Chinese Studies)*

Kiel

Seminar für Orientalistik (Catalogue*)

Köln

Catalogue of the Library of Sinologie and Manjuristik, Moderne China Studien, and Japanologie*
Ostasiatisches Seminar, Universität Köln, Bibliothek der Modernen China-Studien*

Leipzig

Ostasiatisches Institut, Universität Leipzig*

München

Bayerische Staatsbibliothek – Ostasien*
Institut für Ostasienkunde – Sinologie, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität*

Trier

Online catalogue of Trier University (including Chinese and Japanese collections)*

Tübingen

Seminar für Sinologie und Koreanistik der Universität Tübingen (Catalogue*)

 

Italy

General

EASL
Online catalogues*

Napoli

Dipartimento di Studi Asiatici, Istituto Universitario Orientale

Roma

Dipartimento di studi orientali, Università degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza
"The Vittorio Emanuele II National Library, Rome"

Torino

Dipartimento di Orientalistica, Università degli Studi di Torino

Venezia

Dipartimento di Studi sull'Asia Orientale, Università Ca' Foscari
Istituto Venezia e l'Oriente, Fondazione Giorgio Cini

 

Netherlands

General

EASL

Leiden

Sinologisch Instituut, Leiden University* (in Dutch)
Sinologisch Instituut – Chinabase* (in Dutch)

 

Norway

General

EASL

Oslo

University of Oslo Library*

 

Russian Federation

Moscow

Russian State Library
Sinological Library of INION, Russian Academy of Sciences

St. Petersburg

Department of Asia and Africa, National Library of Russia

Department of Asia and Africa, Library of Russian Academy of Sciences

Oriental Department, Library of St. Petersburg State University

Library of the Institute of Oriental Manuscripts

Ulan-Ude

Oriental Library and Archives, Institute of Oriental, Mongolian and Tibetan Studies, Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences

 

Spain

General

"China en las bibliotecas españolas"

 

Sweden

Lund

The Asia Library, Lund University*
Languages and Literature Library, Lund University

Stockholm

Asienbiblioteket, Stockholm University*
   Library of the Museum of Far Eastern Antiquities

 

Switzerland

General

EASL

Genève

Université de Genève, Bibliothèque de Chinois (Site is in French)

Zürich

Ostasiatisches Seminar, Universität Zürich

 

United Kingdom

General

COPAC* (unified access to the main research libraries in U.K. and Ireland)
UK Database of Chinese Research Materials
EASL

Cambridge

University Library, University of Cambridge*
The East Asian History of Science Library*

Durham

Department of East Asian Studies, University of Durham

Leeds

Department of East Asian Studies, University of Leeds

London

School of Oriental and African Studies*
"SOAS resources on Hong Kong"
Percival David Foundation Library
Chinese Section, British Library Oriental and India Office Collections
The International Dunhuang Project*
"Wellcome Institute: Catalogue of Chinese books in the Wellcome Institute (book review)

Oxford

Department of Oriental Books, Bodleian Library*
Oriental Institute Library, University of Oxford

Sheffield

East Asian Studies Library, School of East Asian Studies, University of Sheffield