Database Results for Your Selections

Results 1 - 1 of 1

  1. Siku Quanshu

    The Siku Quanshu is undisputed as the largest single assembly of classical works in the world. It was compiled by edict of Emperor Qianlong, the Siku Quanshu (complete library of four treasures) is a compendium of 3,000 years of Chinese knowledge, including literature, history, medicine, science and technology, diplomacy, philosophy, linguistics and so much more.

    It encompasses 3,460 works totaling more than 36,000 volumes and is brought to life like never before in a unique, fully online format. This monumental work is the result of contributions by hundreds of editors and noted scholars and is a great resource for the research of Chinese studies.

    The client program is at http://pid.emory.edu/d7nxk, where you can download the software (setup.exe), the Installation Guide and the User Manual.

    There is no direct-access URL, since the database contains archaic Chinese characters not included in the current Unicode standard.

    Once the client program is installed, open the program and select IP Login to gain access.

    The Installation Guide at http://pid.emory.edu/d7nxk contains information regarding technical requirements (e.g. required language packs).

    System Requirements
    The minimum requirements of the Siku Quanshu (Wenyuange Edition) Online Subscription Services are:

    1. Pentium III 800 or above CPU
    2. 140 MB Hard Drive space (for client program and font i
    • Full Text: Yes

    Subjects: Chinese Studies

    Expand