Select the Pearls of Global Sinology

Since 1997, UDP has dedicated to produce the high-quality digital archives within the field of Humanities and Social Sciences. We’re passionate about preserving the culture legacies digitally and sharing them globally. We offer comprehensive databases of Asian studies/sinology, starting from our central focus of Taiwan, Greater China to the key research issues that have been discussed by sinologists worldwide. Our academic team has been compiling various rare manuscripts and exclusive content, aiming for the best archive experience to support your researches without further travel.

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Taiwanese Humanities

Situated in the heart of Asia-Pacific area, Taiwan has the irreplaceable research value for the global sinology community. Based on Taiwanese scholars’ viewpoints, this series contains broad, diverse and penetrating insights about Chinese world, ranging from the ancient time to the contemporary China.

From 1928 to the present, it comprises most of the core journals of humanities and social sciences, exclusive classical magazines, archives and historical documents in Taiwan. You can investigate sinology and modern China deeper by understanding Taiwan.

Chinese Classics

Based on Taiwanese scholars’ open and inclusive perspectives, this series extends to the classical literatures within Chinese world, including China gazetteers, China bronze and stone rubbings collection, BiaoDian Gujin Tushu Jicheng, and the Chinese calligraphy and inscription collection. Established by the publishers from Taiwan, China and America, these databases contain exclusive content and unique features respectively. With the aid of digital technology, this series presents the magnificent spectacle of Chinese culture of thousands of years.


Global Think Tank

Besides the Humanities scholarship, this series expands to Social Sciences, including politics, military affairs, economics, law, society, diplomacy and international relations. Not only does it consist of renowned think tanks worldwide, but it also provides various materials of different languages, such as: Russian, German, Arabic, Ukrainian, among others. This series collects numerous significant newspapers and the first-hand research reports from great powers. Meanwhile, it also features many exclusive documents and literatures from Muslim, Eastern Europe and the Middle East.

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UDP Presented TAC at Harvard China Center in Shanghai

The international conference on Cyberinfrastucture for historical China studies was held at Harvard China Center in Shanghai from March 14-16 in 2018. UDP was honored to present our new inter-database platform — Taiwanese Academic Classics (TAC) — to the audience. UDP was the only one database company from Taiwan who was recommended by Harvard-Yenching Library.

2018 AAS Conference in Washington D.C.

2018 edition of Association for Asian Studies Conference (AAS) and the annual meeting of Council on East Asian Libraries (CEAL) took place in Washington D.C. UDP’s Editor-in-Chief Nancy Wuu was invited to take part in the series workshops and annual exhibition at the Global Resources Center of Gelman Library in George Washington University.

UDP’s Chief Editor’s Keynote Speech on “Thought and Words”

The 55th anniversaries of THCI journal “Thought and Words” took place in June 24 at College of Liberal Arts in National Taiwan University in 2017. UDP’s Editor-in-Chief Nancy Wuu felt highly honoured to deliver the keynote speech — “The Evolution of 'Thought and Words' over the half century — from the perspective of a digital archivist.”


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If you’d like to try out some of our archives, commission for digital publications or you need some help for overseas databases, please feel free to contact us — We’re thrilled to help out!!

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