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August 2020: Provincial Coverage Progress

On August 4, 2020, we will present the CCVG project in the Practitioners’ session of ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL 2020). Due to COVID-19, JCDL 2020 will be a virtual conference using Zoom. In the presentation, we are going to discuss the project specifics, scholar participation, and database construction. We welcome everyone who is interested in the project, Chinese rural studies, or digital humanities to register for the conference and to share your distinguished insight with us.

Please refer to the JCDL 2020 website for registration information and program schedule.


June 2020: Provincial Coverage Progress

The first 1,000 books cover 31 provinces/province-level municipalities/special administrative regions. Due to gazetteer availability, the number of villages from each province included in the datasets are various. Please see the provincial coverage progress table for details.

Provinces 数量 Count
山西省 Shanxi 67
山东省 Shandong 66
广东省 Guangdong 66
陕西省 Shaanxi 62
江苏省 Jiangsu 60
 河南省 Henan 60
北京市 Beijing 59
上海市 Shanghai 59
河北省 Hebei 59
云南省 Yunnan 52
浙江省 Zhejiang 48
福建省 Fujian 40
湖南省 Hunan 35
四川省 Sichuan 34
辽宁省 Liaoning 33
湖北省 Hubei 27
广西壮族自治区 Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region 25
贵州省 Guizhou 21
安徽省 Anhui 20
甘肃省 Gansu 17
天津市 Tianjin 14
海南省 Hainan 8
内蒙古自治区 Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region 8
江西省 Jiangxi 8
青海省 Qinghai 7
黑龙江省 Heilongjiang 6
宁夏回族自治区 Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region 4
重庆市 Chongqing 4
吉林省 Jilin 4
香港特别行政区 Hong Kong Special Administrative Region 1
新疆维吾尔自治区 Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region 1
Total:  975

February 2020: Provincial Coverage Progress

The first 800 books cover 31 provinces/province-level municipalities/special administrative regions. Due to gazetteer availability, the number of villages from each province included in the datasets are various. Please see the provincial coverage progress table for details.

Provinces 数量 Count
山西省 Shanxi 49
山东省 Shandong 49
北京市 Beijing 48
江苏省 Jiangsu 47
广东省 Guangdong 47
云南省 Yunnan 47
陕西省 Shaanxi 43
上海市 Shanghai 42
河南省 Henan 40
河北省 Hebei 38
浙江省 Zhejiang 38
福建省 Fujian 37
四川省 Sichuan 33
辽宁省 Liaoning 32
湖南省 Hunan 31
广西壮族自治区 Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region 25
湖北省 Hubei 22
贵州省 Guizhou 21
甘肃省 Gansu 17
安徽省 Anhui 15
天津市 Tianjin 13
海南省 Hainan 8
内蒙古自治区 Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region 7
江西省 Jiangxi 7
黑龙江省 Heilongjiang 6
青海省 Qinghai 6
宁夏回族自治区 Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region 4
重庆市 Chongqing 4
吉林省 Jilin 3
香港特别行政区 Hong Kong Special Administrative Region 1
新疆维吾尔自治区 Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region 1
Total:  781

October 2019: MARAAS Conference

Presenting the Provincial Coverage Progress with the Coverage Map of the CCVG Data project.

On October 11–12, 2019, Haihui Zhang, Head of the East Asian Library (EAL) at the University of Pittsburgh Library System (ULS), and Yi Shi, EAL student assistant, participated in the 48th Annual Mid-Atlantic Region Association for Asian Studies Conference (MARAAS) at Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA. Haihui and Yi presented the ULS CCVG Data project. The presentation attracted audiences’ attention and received positive feedback as well as suggestions.


September 2019: Provincial Coverage Progress

The first 500 books cover 31 provinces/province-level municipalities/special administrative regions. Due to gazetteer availability, the number of villages from each province included in the datasets are various. Please see the provincial coverage progress table for details.

Provinces 数量 Count
广东省 Guangdong 37
河北省 Hebei 33
浙江省 Zhejiang 31
北京市 Beijing 30
山西省 Shanxi 28
江苏省 Jiangsu 28
山东省 Shandong 27
河南省 Henan 27
云南省 Yunnan 25
辽宁省 Liaoning 25
陕西省 Shaanxi 25
上海市 Shanghai 24
广西壮族自治区 Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region 24
湖南省 Hunan 20
福建省 Fujian 19
甘肃省 Gansu 16
四川省 Sichuan 12
湖北省 Hubei 10
贵州省 Guizhou 10
天津市 Tianjin 7
海南省 Hainan 7
内蒙古自治区 Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region 6
安徽省 Anhui 6
青海省 Qinghai 6
宁夏回族自治区 Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region 4
黑龙江省 Heilongjiang 4
吉林省 Jilin 3
江西省 Jiangxi 3
新疆维吾尔自治区 Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region 1
重庆市 Chongqing 1
香港特别行政区 Hong Kong Special Administrative Region 1
Total:  500


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