Government agencies of China: a list of Chinese government agencies.
John L. Thornton China Center at the Brookings Institution
Political Resources on the Net - China: Listings of political sites related to China, with links to parties, organizations, governments, media, etc.
Internet Guide for Chinese Studies: A guide to scholarly resources on the Web, maintained by Sinological Institute, Leiden University.
Modern Chinese Literature and Culture (MCLC): A resource center of online articles, book reviews and extensive bibliographies of mostly English-language materials on modern and contemporary Chinese literature, film/media, visual arts, music, education, and culture.
Internet Archive of Texts and Documents (China): A collection of links to digitized material related to China, including language study, history, culture, arts, and maps.
China Today: An information gateway on China
State Information Center (China)
Zhongguo wai jiao bu Ministry of Foreign Affairs (PRC) 中国外交部
The CIA World Factbook 2012
China profile includes information on Chinese geography, people, government, economy, energy, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues.
Country Profiles: A brief, summarized information on China's historical, geography, society, economy, transportation and telecommunications, government and politics, and national security, updated by Federal Research Division, Library of Congress.
A Country Study: China (Library of Congress DS706 .C489 1988)
CountryWatch provides a weekly update of the world's hot spots and political changes. (trial requested)