Special Collections

This section includes Sinica Staff writings and speical collections in Sinica. Most of collections are in Chinese. This section is still under construction. For complete information of special collections in Sinica please link to chinese page--

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Staff Writings


Institution of History and Philosophy

Database of Publications by the Institute of Ethnology and its Research Fellows

Division of Life Sciences


Morality Book Database from the Institute of Ethnology

Grand Secretariat Archives Database

Scripta Sinica

Fulltext Database of Rare Books at Fu Si-Nian Library ( Sinica Network only )

Index of Institute of Modern Chinese History holdings

Sinica Corpus

Personnel Laws

2000 Year Converter for Chinese and Western Calendars

Taiwan Social Change Survey

Survey Research Data Archive

The Survey Research Data Archive (SRDA) was established by the Office of Survey Research (OSR) at Academia Sinica with the object of conserving precious survey research data, facilitating exchange of resources and promoting efficient data utilization. We acquire, develop, store and disseminate datasets for instruction and research purpose in the academic community.
HAST Herbarium
The herbarium of the Institute of Botany, Academia Sinica was founded in 1961 by the late Dr.Tsan Iang Chuang, then an assistant research fellow at the Institute. The herbarium was closed in 1962 when Mr. Chuang went to the United States to pursue a doctorate. It was not operational again until 1983, when the Institute of Botany appointed Dr. Ching-I Peng as an associate research fellow, who actively resurrect the herbarium. The acronym of this herbarium is HAST, which stands for Herbarium, Institute of Botany, Academia Sinica, Taipei.

Mollusks Database of Taiwan

Fish Database of Taiwan

Taiwan Studies over the Internet

Images and Artifacts Research Group Database



Publication of Sinica

Publication of Institute of History and Philosophy

Bulletin of the History and Philosophy

Bulletin of the Institute of Mathematics Academia Sinica


Journal of Information Science and Engineering

Insitute of Information Science Technical Report

Statistica Sinica

Botanical Bulletin of Academia Sinica, BBAS


Newsletter of the Institute of Chinese Literature and Philosophy

Taiwanese Sociology



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