I using MS SQL Server's Northwind database as my simple database, I try to display information form Employees table, the data type is "TEXT" for employee's name in SQL Server. My question is: What's the matching java type for it? when I use resultSet.getObject, the program runs, and the column is blank, no employee's name will display. when I use ResultSetMetaData.getColumnTypeName, I get the data is "nvarchar". I can't find the matching java data type for it. Thanks!