Southwest China Ethnic Groups Studies Database

This subject specific database is a self-built product of Yunnan University Library with characteristics of local cultures of the southwest ethnic minorities and the special literatures collected in the Library. It mainly includes research literatures about historical origins, economic life, social organization, marriage, family, religious belief, and life custom of 36 ethnic groups who originated in Yunnan, Guizhou, Sichuan, Tibet, Guangxi, and Chongqing, totaling nearly 60000 data. The database is also the sub-database of China Academic Library and Information System (CALIS) in “211 Project" conducted by the Ministry of Education of China.