Electronic Databases for Alumni

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The following databases are restricted for EdUHK Alumni Library Borrower Card and Library Reader Card holders only.

  • ABI/Inform Collection
    Contains full text articles form ABI/INFORM Global, ABI/INFORM Dataline, ABI/INFORM Trade and Industry. The database covers business and management as well as related functional areas including trends, corporate strategies and tactics, product and competitive information.
  • Academic Search Alumni Edition
    Provides access to information from journals across a wide range of subject areas, including arts, business, children, education, humanities, psychology, sciences, etc.
  • Britannica Online
    Includes the complete Encyclopedia Britannica, as well as Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary and the Britannica Book of the Year. Also includes more than 130,000 links to website selected, rated and reviewed by Britannica editors.
  • Cambridge Core
    Cambridge Core is a new platform for Cambridge Books Online and Cambridge Journals Online. Cambridge Books Online which cover subjects from all disciplines across science, technology and medicine, as well as humanities and social sciences.
  • China and the Modern World
    Provide primary source materials for the understanding and research of the various aspects of China during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, such as diplomacy/international relations, economy/trade, politics, Christianity, sinology, education, science and technology, imperialism, and globalization.
  • Emerald Full Text
    Contains over 120 full text management journals and over 700 titles in education, public policy & environmental management, sociology and more.
  • Films on Demand
    Consists of 16,000+ videos, archival films and newsreels in humanities, social sciences, health, science and business & economics.
  • Gale Onefile: Gender Studies
    Provides balanced coverage of this significant aspect of culture and society. The database offers access to scholarly journals and magazines covering topics including gender studies, family and marital issues, and more. 
  • History of Feminism
    Provides both academics and students with an in depth research tool for studying the long 19th Century through thematic collections in areas such as Feminism, the History of Economic Thought, Romanticism and Empire. It contains an extensive range of primary and secondary resources, including full books, selected chapters, and journal articles, as well as new thematic essays.
  • Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA)
    Covers all aspects of the study of language including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics.
  • Literature Online
    Contains English and American poetry, drama and prose, plus biographies, bibliographies, and key secondary sources.
  • Music Periodicals Databases
    Includes both scholarly and popular publications, and covers a wide range of subject areas: musicology, performance, theory and composition, music education, jazz, popular music and ethnomusicology.
    A bibliographic database contains citations to all literature on post-traumatic stress disorder, its assessment and treatment, services to the population, ethical and public policy issues.
  • ProQuest Dissertations and Theses (Abstracts & Indexes)
    Includes citations and abstracts of doctoral dissertations and master’s theses. Preview of the first 24 pages are provided for titles published in and after 1997.
  • ProQuest Education Journals
    Covers almost 900 leading journals in literature on primary, secondary and higher education as well as special education, home schooling and adult education.
  • ProQuest Research Library
    Provides access to information from journals across a wide range of subject areas, including arts, business, children, education, humanities, psychology, sciences, etc.
  • Sage Video — Education Collection
    This database comprises of 126 hours and 450 videos and covers various subjects: classroom discipline & organization, early childhood education, educational administration & leadership, teaching diverse students, learning theories, research methods for education, and more. The collection consists of documentaries, interviews, practices, tutorials, video cases, and more.
  • SAGE Research Methods
    SRM is a database of research methodology covering all kinds of topics related to research design and analysis like literature review, experimental design, sampling, data analysis, measurement, regression and evaluation. Users can search for the required concepts or use the visual Methods Map tool to discover relationships and to link up to relevant content. Full text drawn from over 600 titles comprising of books, encyclopedias and handbooks as well as selected articles and videos are fully indexed.
  • Social Services Abstracts
    Provides bibliographic coverage of current research focused on social work, human services and related areas, including social welfare, social policy and community development.
  • Sociological Abstracts
    Provides abstracts and indexes the international literature of sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences.
  • Hyread ebooks 電子書
  • 一帶一路數據庫
    「一帶一路」數據庫是社會科學文獻出版社為配合國家 “一帶一路”戰略實施,依託中國社會科學院的學術研究實力和研究成果,立足人文社科領域學術品牌“皮書”系列、國別國際問題研究系列“列國志”叢書、中國社會科學院“一帶一路”研究系列、“阿拉伯國家文化研究”叢書等優質資源,全面整合國內外智庫 “一帶一路”研究資源。內容涉及政治學、經濟學、社會學、文學、語言學、歷史學等眾多學科,全面覆蓋沿線60 餘國及30 個國內相關省域,提供沿線各國國情概況、基礎設施建設情況、國民經濟發展情況、政治環境、外交、軍事等基礎資訊資料。
  • 中國近代中小學教育資源數據庫
  • 民國近代華文書籍資料庫
  • 明報月刊電子版 Ming Pao Monthly (Electronic Version) (2012+)
  • 國文天地 (2012+)
  • 雅昌藝術圖書數據庫
    一個專業藝術書籍數字閱讀出版平臺,為讀者提供一個欣賞名家藝術作品的平臺,同時支援專業人員的臨摹、鑒賞、學習、研究,是集作品賞析與指導學習為一體的優質電子書館藏資源。藝術書資源主要收錄中國乃至世界各大藝術類出版社、博物館、美術館等藝術機構及藝術家最全面、最優秀的藝術圖書,包括書畫、油畫、版畫、雕塑等八大藝術門類。數據庫的當前資源內容圖書約 一 萬二千 冊,視頻超過一萬集,藝術 年表四個,藝術專題七十多個。
  • 端傳媒
    端傳媒是一家總部位於香港的新聞機構,以移動應用和網站為傳播主體,以原創調查報導和數據新聞為特色,致力於以新聞專業的立場,深度解析大中華地區及國際事務。深道報道及主要專欄文章,必須付費才能閱讀,佔所有文章約兩成。 (只限50個並發用戶)。
  • 學術引用文獻資料庫 (Academic Citation Index,簡稱ACI) – 台灣
  • 魯迅研究數據庫
  • 臺灣文學知識庫
    「臺灣文學知識庫」是臺灣首創的整合性文學報刊平台,目前收錄《聯合文學》、《文訊》、《聯合副刊》三種臺灣文學重點研究刊物,同時提供全文檢索及原刊閱讀,並將持續擴充、新增年度新刊,呈現豐富的臺灣文學研究資源 。
  • 數位出版品資訊網 (免費登入期限至2023年8月31日止)
  • 中華經典古籍庫(只有兩位使用權限)

Other public access e-resources

Please note that the addresses cited may be changed and therefore inaccessible.

  • American Doctoral Dissertations
    Provides free access to more than 153,000 theses and dissertations in total, including 70,000 new citations for theses and dissertations from 1902 to the present.
  • EdResearch Online – Australia
    A subset of the Australian Education Index including online education research documents and articles from Australia.
  • Education-line – UK
    Indexed in the British Education Index, the database includes conference papers relating to the study, practice and administration of education at a professional level.
  • ERIC (Educational Resource Information Center) – US
    The ERIC database is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education to provide access to education-related documents and journals with abstracts and additional information dating back to 1966. Effective 1 October 2004, full-text non-journal documents (issued 1993-2004), previously available from E* Subscribe, will be freely available via this new ERIC.
  • Hong Kong Journal Online
    Provides access to selected academic and professional journals, both in English and Chinese, published in Hong Kong. Titles included in this database cover a wide range of disciplines including law, medicine and education
  • Open Research Online — UK
    It is the Open University’s repository of research publications and other research outputs. This database can be searched and browsed freely by public.
  • Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD)
    An international organization dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination and preservation of electronic analogues to traditional paper-based theses and dissertations. NDLTD provides access to thousands of citations from digital dissertations and theses.
  • Teacher Reference Center
    Provides indexing and abstracts for more than 270 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators. Topics include assessment, curriculum and instruction, educational funding, elementary education, higher education, lesson plans and teaching techniques, etc.
  • 中文電子期刊服務 CEPS: Chinese Electronic Periodicals Service – 台灣
    提供以中文為主的電子期刊。收錄範圍包括台灣、中國大陸及其他各地以中文為主的資料。涵蓋的科目有人文學、社會科學、自然科學、應用科學、醫學與生命科學等。 每種期刊收錄年代不一,但主要為2000年之後。
  • 中國知網知識搜索 – 中國
  • 中國現代文學研究網 – 香港
  • 香港教育文獻數據庫 Hong Kong Education Bibliographic Database – 香港
  • 香港文學資料庫 Hong Kong Literature Databa – 香港
  • 香港教育數碼圖像資料庫 Hong Kong Education Image Database – 香港
    資料庫收錄了香港教育博物館館藏內, 與香港教育相關的9000多張圖片及逾4000個公開發表的記錄,以支援相關的學習、教學及學術研究。
  • 港澳期刊網 Hong Kong Macau Periodicals Network – 香港
  • 期刊文獻資訊網 NCL Taiwan Period Literature
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