The Contemporary China Newspaper Clippings Database is maintained by the Special Collections & Archives of the Library. The database provides citations to clippings on the political, socio-economic, cultural and educational development in China, Taiwan and Hong Kong. Special emphasis is given to the topics regarding the transfer of Hong Kong's sovereignty to China in 1997.
These clippings are selected from fourteen newspapers that were published in Hong Kong between 1992 and 1998. They are Ta Kung Pao, Wen Wei Po, Ming Pao, Jing Bao, Hong Kong Daily News, Hong Kong Times, Kuai Bao, Hong Kong Economic Journal, Hong Kong Economic Times, Hong Kong Standard, South China Morning Post, Overseas Chinese Daily News, Sing Tao Daily & Sing Tao Evening Post.
All the clippings are non-circulating materials and users can use them for educational and research purposes at the Special Collections & Archives, Level 4 of the Main Library.