About CNKI

  •    Key project of national informatization construction
  •    Dedicated to the mass digitalization of China knowledge resources, as well as creating the platform for global dissemination and value-added services
  •    Started and first launched in June 1999 by Tsinghua University and Tsinghua Tongfang Holding Group
  •    Supported by Education Ministry, Science and Technology Ministry, Propaganda Ministry and General Administration of Press and Publications
  •    Self-developed cutting edge Chinese digital library technologies and grid resources sharing platform
  •    Built the most comprehensive system of China academic knowledge resources--China Integrated Knowledge Resources Database
  •    The key resource construction project of CNKI
  •    Over 90% of China knowledge resources, the widest in title and type coverage and deepest in year coverage in China
  •    Comprehensive coverage of journals, dissertations, newspapers, proceedings, yearbooks, reference works, encyclopaedia, patents, standards, S&T achievements and laws and regulations
  •    Integrates well-known foreign language resources from Springer, Taylor & Francis and Wiley, forming a complete knowledge service network