Chinese Dictionaries: English/Chinese Chinese/English
This guide provides users with different types of Chinese-English, English-Chinese, and Chinese-Chinese dictionaries according to the way you access them. Links to online and mobile dictionaries apps are also included.
These dictionaries can be searched either using English or Chinese and list definitions and explanations in both langauges. See the samples pages in the right column that correspond to each dictionary.
Call Number: PL1455 .C65 2009 East Asian Reference
Collins Easy Learning Chinese Dictionary is designed for anyone who is starting to learn Chinese. All English translations are underlined with pinyin transcription given for Chinese characters, and examples illustrating how to use the translation in context. Supplement gives practical guidance on communicating in natural Chinese, and on writing Chinese characters.
Call Number: PL1455 .C587 2000 (East Asian Reference)
Xianggang : Niujin da xue chu ban she, 2000. This dictionary is arranged by Pinyin in simplified characters, with traditional characters also given. Users can look up Chinese words by their pinyin spelling and look up English words and find the pinyin and Chinese character equivalent.