China Academic Digital Associative Library (CADAL) 大学数字图书馆国际合作计划
Please note that you need to create an individual account with the site in order to access the full-text content and use “borrow/read 借阅” function for each title. Please refer to their Help section for more instructions
. China Academic Digital Associative Library (CADAL) is a government-sponsored project with a goal to “build academic digital libraries with advance technology, with massive multi-disciplinary, multi-type, multi-lingual digital resources.” It is led by the Zhejiang University and consists of participating libraries from China, U.S. and other countries. Currently, CADAL includes over 2.5 million scanned books, newspapers, journals, video, audio books, etc. from all periods of Chinese history. The titles are not full-text searchable, but they provide tables of contents for easy navigation and virtual loan. In addition to the ebooks database, CADAL also provides access to some other resources, such as calligraphy, chronicle of Chinese literature, and Chinese medicine.