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Modern Languages & Cultures Subject Guide: Chinese

Help and guidance on finding resources in your subject area

Lion statue - Forbidden City - Beijing - China  Chinese Language & Literature resources




Key databases

These databases allow you to quickly search across the global literature and identify publications in your research field.

These collections contain journal articles, books, conference proceedings, reports etc. 

Old books

A wide range of Modern Language newspaper archives can be accessed via Nexis UK.

To find news articles from a particular newspaper:

  • Click on News
  • In the By Type section, choose Newspapers from the options available
  • Enter your keywords
  • Click on Search
  • Use the refine options on the left hand side to select the newspaper title you are interested in 
  • You can further refine your results by date, language etc. 

Mandarin Chinese language learning websites

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