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Introduction to CHBD - Project

Prof. Chu Ping-tzu (National Tsing University, Taiwan)

February 7, 2012

Prof. Chu Ping-tzu, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan, introduced to members of the Consortium the Chinese Historical Biografical Database Project (CHBD), in which he is participating. Following the initiative of Prof. Dr. Peter Bol, Harvard University, Academia Sinica (Taiwan), and Peking University are cooperating on this project. The online relational database currently comprises about 112 000 entries of historical figures and this is being expanded to cover the Chinese political elite over the last 2000 years. The link to this database is: http://isites.harvard.edu/icb/icb.do?keyword=k16229&pageid=icb.page76535