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China, Hong Kong and Macau: legal resources: Home

Subjects: Law - Foreign Law

Purpose of this guide

This guide is intended for students and researchers studying the law and legal systems of the People's Republic of China, Hong Kong and Macau at the University of Oxford, although students and researchers from any field may find it useful.

Use this guide to find out about sources and commentary for Chinese law, including ebooks, ejournals, and databases.

Law of the People's Republic of China: quick start

Sources for materials in English

Printed resources

The Bodleian Law Library's collection of printed books on  PCR law have shelf marks starting  China. There are separate sections for Hong Kong and Taiwan. All the current collection is shelved on Level 1 - one floor below the entrance level.

Most of the commentary in print is in English, or includes a translation into a Western European language.


Below is an example of how other Bodleian Libraries may be able to support your research too!

Your search in SOLO (the online catalogue) may reveal useful titles are held in other Bodleian establishments such as The Bodleian K B Chen China Centre Library or the Bodleian Social Science Library.

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