Coverage: Abstracts 1978 + Full Text 2000 +
Provides bibliographic and full text information from more than hundred Australian and New Zealand publications indexed in Australian Education Index, it contains journal contents since 1978, offering full text articles from 2000 onwards. It covers all aspects of education such as curriculum, educational research, teaching and training.
Coverage: 1971 +
Contains full text articles from ABI/INFORM Global, ABI/INFORM Dateline, 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.
Coverage: Index 1984+ Full Text1990+
Academic Search Ultimate offers access to resources cited in key subject indexes. The combination of academic journals, magazines, periodicals, reports, books and videos meets the needs of scholars in virtually every discipline ranging from astronomy, anthropology, biomedicine, engineering, health, law and literacy to mathematics, pharmacology, women’s studies, zoology and more.
Designed to help users develop their writing and professional research skills, APA Style CENTRAL combines sophisticated learning and teaching tools, advanced writing and content management technology, and full integration of APA’s best-selling Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association® to create an unparalleled web-based suite of integrated services and tools.
Coverage: Full text 1991+
ACM contains nearly 9,000 full-text articles from ACM journals, magazines, and conference proceedings, from 1991 forward. Provides with nearly 15,000 citations from articles published in over 400 volumes of conference proceedings from 1985 to 1996.
A cross search platform for Classical Music in Video, Classical Music Library, Classical Scores Library,Dance in Video, Filmakers Library Online, Education in Video, Sports Medicine and Exercise Science in Video and Theatre in Video.
Coverage: 1894 +
Provides full-text articles in general psychology and specialized basic, applied, clinical, and theoretical research in psychology, from over 72 peer-reviewed journals published by the American Psychological Association. All journals included in this database are also indexed in PsycINFO.
PsycBOOKS includes the newest APA-published scholarly and professional books, including reference works from the APA Handbooks in Psychology Series that delve deep into specific subfields within psychology.
Coverage: 1806 +
Indexing and abstracting to articles, book chapters, books and technical reports, as well as citations to dissertations, all in the field of psychology and psychological aspects of related disciplines. It also includes articles from PsycArticles.
Covers a broad range of subjects from fine, decorative and commercial art, to various areas of architecture and architectural design. It features full-text articles, indexing and abstracts for an array of journals, books and more.
It is a multidisciplinary index to the journal literature of the arts and humanities. It fully covers 1,700 of the world’s leading arts and humanities journals.
It brings together thousands of full-text reports covering 53 countries on a multitude of business, government, economic, and social issues. Subject coverage including finance, trade, environment, human resources development, best practices in government, fisheries, tourism, education and women’s studies to name a few.
Provides indexes to religious and theological literature around the world. Focusing on biblical studies, world religions, church history, and religion in social issues, it covers almost two million bibliographic records dating back to 1949.
Coverage: 1976 +
Consists of the publications Australian Education Index (AEI) and Bibliography of Education Theses in Australia (BETA). AEI indexes monographs and periodicals. BETA contains thesis entries. It is a comprehensive index to current literature relevant to Australian education.
Consists of nearly 300 reference works covering subject areas in Business & Economics, History, Language & Linguistics, Literature & Cultural Studies, Philosophy, Religion, Sociology & Psychology.
Library has subscribed over 150 titles in various subjects.
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.
This online resource provides more than two million copyright-cleared images for non-commercial and educational uses. The images in this site cover literally every subject area and can be used for lesson planning, assignments, activities, whiteboards, student reports and projects, web sites, newsletters, newspapers, flyers and bulletins, etc.
Provides information on research, policy and practice in education and training in the UK. Strengths include aspects of educational policy and administration, evaluation and assessment, technology and special educational needs. It covers all aspects of education from preschool to higher education. Sources include education and training journals, mostly published in the UK. Some international literature is included.
An application that allows you to choose and bookmark, browse, read, and monitor some of the library’s best journals without having to repeatedly sign in on your iPhone, iPad, Android tablets and desktop computers (http://browzine.com).
Caixin is a media group dedicated to providing financial and business news through periodicals, online content, mobile apps, conferences, books and TV/video programs. Caixin aims to blaze a trail that helps traditional media prosper in the new media age through integrated multimedia platforms.
Caixin’s data service business provides wide range of financial service products, covering macro-economic analysis, industry research and consulting, indices, database services, investment opportunity monitor, financial training and education.
EdUHK staff and students have premium access to Caixin Global website(caixinglobal.com) and English Caixin app. (80 registered accounts only)
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. Cambridge Books Online covers Cambridge University Press’s collection of over 200 e-journals in subject areas of sciences, social sciences and humanities.
This site is created by the Department of Linguistics and Modern Language Studies. It is an unique learning platform is designed for those who wants to learn Cantonese any time anywhere. Learners can choose their learning content based on their needs.
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. Library has subscribed to these 3 collections: 1. Missionary, Sinology and Literacy Periodicals (1817 – 1949), 2. Missionary, Sinology and Literary Periodicals (1817-1949), and 3.Hong Kong, Britain and China (1841-1951).
Covers comprehensive Chinese statistics information. It contains monthly and yearly reports on population statistics, education statistics and cultural statistics. All data are distributed by the China Data Center at the University of Michigan and authorized by the National Bureau of Statistics of China. As an institutional member of our China Data Online service, users can access to the Free Mapping Online which is a web based spatial system offers tens of thousands of free maps from US and China census data and business data. It also allows users to upload their data (in Excel file) to the system and make US or China maps online without any GIS tools and experience.
Coverage: 1981 +
CINAHL with Full Text consists of full text for nursing & allied health journals, providing full text for nearly 600 journals indexed in CINAHL. It contains full text for many of the most used journals in the CINAHL index – with no embargo. Full-text coverage dates back to 1981. [4 concurrent users only]
Provides online access to the abstracts and tables of contents of CityU research postgraduate theses and taught postgraduate dissertations available in the Library, dating back to 1990.
An app available on iPad, Mac, and Windows for anatomical learning. It allows users to learn, make note, and interact with a 3D model. AR Mode on iPad running iOS 11 brings the full 3D anatomical model into the real world. Note that Courses are paid items which are not free to use.
Please check the set up procedures here.
Online interface to the linguistic corpora created and maintained at Brigham Young University, including the Corpus of Contemporary American English (COCA), British National Corpus (BYU-BNC) and Global Web-Based English (GloWbE). You can create a personal profile to see keep track of your activity (including your history), create customized word lists, and more. EdUHK staff and students are required to register a personal account in order to use this database.
An online collection of encyclopedias, dictionaries, and other ready-reference books covering a range of topics, such as art, business, literature, and science.
It holds the full-text of research degree’s theses and doctoral dissertations submitted by postgraduate students of The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) since 1967. Doctoral dissertations from 1997 onwards are also accessible via Dissertations & Theses @ CUHK. Most has full text and some are restricted for CUHK member only.
Contains dance productions and documentaries by the most influential performers and companies of the 20th century. Selections cover ballet, tap, jazz, contemporary, experimental, and improvisational dance, as well as forerunners of the forms and the pioneers of modern concert dance
Coverage: Full text 2001+
It provides access to more than 200,000 dissertations and theses purchased by the Consortium member institutions from ProQuest Dissertations and Theses. Subjects include Behavioral Science, Biological Sciences, Business, Communications, Earth and Environmental Sciences, Education, Fine and Performing Arts, Health Sciences, History, Language and Literature, Linguistics, Mathematical and Physical Sciences, Philosophy and Social Science, etc.
It contains citations and abstracts of dissertations and theses accepted since 1861. Abstracts are included for doctoral dissertations from 1980 onwards and for master’s theses from 1988 onwards. Full text is available for titles published since 2001. Prior to 2001, only bibliographic details are available.
A database which provides information on the published proceedings in the subject area of science & technology, medical & life science, pollution control & ecology, social sciences & humanities. Covers subjects on Sciences such as Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Astronomy, Earth Sciences, Mathematics and so forth.
This database gives access to the dissertations and theses produced by the postgraduate students at the Education University of Hong Kong.
American Doctoral Dissertations database 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.
The new citations include a link to access the full text, when available, via the Institutional Repository where the thesis or dissertation is housed such as OhioLINK, Rochester Institute of Technology and North Carolina State University.
Selected eBooks from Ebscohost in arts and humanity, education, language, sciences, social sciences, health and medicine and many more.
Provides full text articles, abstracts and citations from varies databases such as Academic Search Ultimate, ERIC, SportDiscus, EconLit and The Serials Directory, etc.
Coverage: 1886 +
Provides bibliographic coverage of a wide range of economics-related literature. An expanded version of the Journal of Economic Literature (JEL) indexes of journals, books, and dissertations, EconLit covers both economic theory and application.
Literature covered is of interest to researchers, academics, product managers, advertisers, product development specialists, and public policy professionals. EconLit includes information that is of prime relevance to many industries and research establishments world-wide.
Coverage: 1988 +
Covers almost 900 leading journals in literature on primary, secondary and higher education as well as special education, home schooling and adult education.
Coverage: Index 1983+ Abstracts 1994+ Full Text 1996 +
Provides full text of articles from over 350 journals as far back as 1996, in addition to indexing of more than 770 periodicals dating back to 1983. Subject coverage includes adult education, multicultural/ethnic education, teaching methods and much more. [8 concurrent users only]
Coverage: 1929 - 1983
A bibliographic database provides cover-to-cover indexing of English-language periodicals and yearbooks in the field of education, e.g. adult education, arts, athletics, comparative education, continuing education, curriculum, distance learning, educational law & litigation, preschool education, psychology of learning, religious education, school administration and much more.
A bibliographic and full text database covering scholarly research and information relating to all areas of education. Topics covered include teacher education, curriculum planning, school administration, teaching and learning, civic education and many more.
The Education University of Hong Kong Archives supports research and education by preserving and providing access to selected past records of the University. The University Archives collection accurately and authentically documents the life of the University and attests to the important role the University has played in the history of Hong Kong.
Coverage: 1994 +
Provides more than 10,400 citations information of books, book chapters, journal articles, conference papers and other research output contributed by EdUHK staff since 1994. Around 36% of total records are accompanied with abstracts and over 21% of them offer full-text content. It represents a major knowledge management resource of the University and demonstrates the range and level of research achievement of EdUHK staff.
The content platform for Edward Elgar Publishing’s journals, reference works and books, including scholarly monographs, research handbooks, companions and more.
Contains journals and over books in education, business, health and social care,public policy & environmental management, sociology and more.
It covers topics such as business, entrepreneurship, small business, and family business, the collection centralizes entrepreneurial resources in a variety of formats including journals, industry reports, video clips, “how to” books, template forms, business plan samples, and more from top publishers and brings them all together in a specially designed interface helping users quickly find information in which they are most interested.
Coverage: 1940 +
Environment Complete offers deep coverage in applicable areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, renewable energy sources, natural resources, marine & freshwater science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more.
Coverage: EJ Abstracts 1966 +ED Full Text 1993 +
Provided by the U.S. Department of Education, the collection consisted mainly on electronic bibliographic records describing journal and non-journal literature selected by ERIC from 1966 – 2003. The collection has expanded to include full-text articles.
Coverage: EJ Abstracts 1966 +ED Full Text 1993 +
Provides access to education literature and resources and to information from journals included in the Current Index of Journals in Education and Resources in Education Index. It provides full text with citation and abstracts from educational and education-related journals.
A comprehensive guide to printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750, this database covers the history of European exploration as well as portrayals of native American peoples.
Factiva is a valuable research tool for many disciplines, including political science, media studies, business, technology studies, social science, journalism, the arts, and more. The comprehensive database allows users to browse through a collection of global content sources from 200 countries, in 26 languages – including newspapers, continuously updated newswires from Dow Jones and Reuters, journals and magazines, websites, blogs, and multimedia. [6 concurrent users only]
Films on Demand consists of 16,000+ videos, archival films and newsreels in humanities, social sciences, health, science and business & economics. It is the result of decades of careful curating with a single guiding principle: providing every academic department on campus with the most essential video titles for their field of study. Always on the cutting edge, Films On Demand’s platform provides users with the content, tools, speed, and performance that today’s online experience demands.
Provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.
An e-book database of encyclopedias, almanacs and reference sources for multidisplinary research. It supports full-text search within and across collections, advanced search capabilities, bookmarks and annotations.
It focuses on the physical, social, and economic aspects of environmental issues. Topic, organization, and country portals form research centers around issues covering energy systems, health care, agriculture, climate change, population, and economic development. Portals include authoritative analysis, academic journals, news, case studies, legislation, conference proceedings, primary source documents, statistics, and rich multimedia.
Providing robust coverage of the field of environmental issues and policy, this collection, which includes magazines and academic journals, provides instant access to the multiple viewpoints of this volatile field of study, including perspectives from the scientific community, governmental policy makers, as well as corporate interests.
Coverage: 1972 +
Covers the full spectrum of gender-engaged scholarship inside and outside academia. Including women’s studies, men’s studies, ethnic studies, health issues and sexual diversity.
It covers all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.
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.
Contains abstracts, tables of contents, and full texts (since 2004) of all HKBU M.Phil. and Ph.D. theses, plus a number of dissertations of students enrolled in taught postgraduate programs, with the earliest thesis dating back to 1991. Full texts are also available for open access for theses submitted to the Graduate School after September 2013.
HKUST Electronic Theses contains full images of the doctoral dissertations and master’s theses of our postgraduate students. Some are publicly available, while others are accessible only to HKUST members.
It is an annotated bibliography which indexes any research publication related to education and related topics in Hong Kong. Covers books or book chapters, articles from periodicals, dissertations or theses, conference papers, research reports and any other related materials.
The Hong Kong Education Image Database is jointly developed by the Hong Kong Museum of Education (HKME) and The Education University of Hong Kong Library (EdUHK Library). Items included in this Database originate from the collections of The Education University of Hong Kong, the former Teacher Training Colleges (The Northcote College of Education, Rural Training College, Grantham College of Education, Sir Robert Black College of Education, Hong Kong Technical Teachers’ College and Institute of Language in Education) as well as from donations and private sources
Coverage: 1842 -1941
Free resource – Hong Kong Government Reports Online (HKGRO) is a full-text image database providing online access to pre-World War II issues of four major government publications, namely, Administrative Report, Hong Kong Sessional Papers, Hong Kong Hansard and Hong Kong Government Gazette. It contains a wide range of information, such as official notifications, proceedings of the Legislative Council, statistics, and reports of government departments and special committees, which are essential to students and scholars in conducting research on Hong Kong.
Coverage: 1840s - 1990s
Free resource – The Hong Kong Image Database is a digital collection of historical images documenting the Hong Kong experience from the 1840s through to the 1990s. The Database features a wealth of images of Hong Kong, including people, landscapes, infrastructures, villages, agriculture and fisheries activities, industrial settings, housing, buildings, panoramas, and more. Currently the collection contains more than 5,000 images scanned from a variety of resources collected by Special Collections of the University of Hong Kong Libraries, including photographic prints, slides, negatives, and print publications.
Coverage: 1872 +
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.
Contains almost all theses and dissertations submitted for higher degrees to the University of Hong Kong since 1941. Full-text is available for the majority of theses.
Hyread提供各種學術、休閒的綜合主題電子書與電子雜誌；同時提供PC、iPad / iPhone、Android平板電腦、智慧型手機等載具，瀏覽器線上閱讀與APP下載閱讀。
ICOSA are designed to help develop specific skills for English grammar, reading, writing, listening, vocabulary and independent learning. There are also online grammar activities and organized according to skill. User can work on the online activities in different order.
InfoSci-Books is a world-class collection focusing on innovation and technology advancements. All e-books, reference books, encyclopedias, multi-volume publications, case studies, and proceedings are peer-reviewed and indexed. Subject covers Business and Management, Computer Science and Information Technology, Education,Engineering
Environmental, Agricultural, and Physical Sciences
Government and Law, Library and Information Science, Media and Communications
Medical, Healthcare, and Life Sciences
Security and Forensics, Social Sciences and Humanities.
InCites Journal Citation Reports includes citation data drawn from approximately 12,000 scholarly and technical journals and conference proceedings from more than 3,300 publishers in over 60 countries. It covers almost all specialties in science, technology, and the social sciences and enables the evaluation and comparison of journals to identify the top ranked and highest impact journals in a particular field.
Offers a database of online journals from leading scholarly, academic and business publishers. Access is limited to titles for which the Library has printed subscriptions.
The International Studies Encyclopedia, published in association with the International Studies Association (ISA), is the most comprehensive reference work of its kind for the fields of international studies and international relations. It brings together specially commissioned, peer reviewed essays, written and edited by an international team of the world’s best scholars and teachers.
Coverage: 2008 +
A resource tool for the evaluation of science journals, containing citation data from roughly 8,000 journals in the areas of science and technology. Users can filter the journals by subject and then sort them by impact factor, immediacy index, total cites, current articles, cited half-life, or journal title.
A resource tool for the evaluation of social sciences journals, containing data from over 2,600 journals in social sciences. Users can filter the journals by subject and then sort them by impact factor, immediacy index, total cites, current articles, cited half-life, or journal title.
It covers Arts & Sciences I – XV Collections with over 2,000 titles across 68 discipline, including art, economics, education, health policies, health sciences, language & literature, law, linguistics, mathematics, music, performing arts, history,philosophy, psychology, religion and sociology, etc.
It is an online resource of peer-reviewed and published international journal articles and proceedings papers on the latest research, developments, and applications related to all aspects of educational technology and e-learning.
Coverage: 1966 +
Subject Coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, and information management. LISTA indexes more than 600 periodicals plus books, research reports and proceedings.
Provides open access to Theses and Dissertations from Lingnan University from 2010.
Coverage: 1973 +
Covers all aspects of the study of language including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics.
Contains English and American poetry, drama and prose, plus biographies, bibliographies, and key secondary sources.
This eBook reference collection offers a rich selection of eBook titles covering a broad range of general reference subjects for high school students. Topics include biography, history, careers, language arts, literature, government, health, math, science, current events, and social-emotional health.
Coverage: 1975 +
A comprehensive database, designed specifically for high school libraries, contains full text for popular, high school magazines including America’s Civil War, American Heritage, etc. It also provides nearly 518 full text pamphlets, more than 350 full text reference books, an Image Collection of 188,323 photos, maps & flags.
Coverage: 1976 +
Covers literature in mathematical education and related fields. All relevant journals, about 500, and other serials published in worldwide are included. Citations, the majority with abstracts, are in English.
Coverage: 1940 +
Consists of reviews and citations to the world’s research literature in mathematics and related area compiled from: Mathematical reviews, and Current Mathematical publications.
This database was established by the School of Chinese Medicine and the Library of the Hong Kong Baptist University. It contains more than one thousand medicinal plants with detailed bilingual descriptions.
A portable “light” version format of the Medicinal Plant Images Database (MPID) called
Chinese Medicinal Plants Guide 藥用植物圖像數據庫 (CMPG) is now available on
App Store and Google Play for mobile access.
Coverage: 1966 +
Provides medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more.
Merriam-Webster Unabridged is an American dictionary available online. It is built on the solid foundation of Webster’s Third New International Dictionary, Unabridged and is a good source of current information about the English language. Merriam-Webster Unabridged includes rich and clear definitions. Definitions have been enhanced with over 123,000 author quotations. Supplementary notes provide additional context, and usage paragraphs offer clear guidance and suggestions for words with confused or disputed usage. Dates of first known use are being added, and editorial style changes are being made throughout the dictionary to make entries more readable and easier to understand.
More than 400,000 high-resolution digital images of public domain works in the Metropolitan Museum of Art Collection are now available for download for non-commercial use—including in scholarly publications in any media—without permission from the Museum and without a fee under the Open Access for Scholarly Content policy.
Offers current news about all branches of the military and the US government, including intelligence agencies and provides cover-to-cover full text for nearly 300 journals and periodicals and indexing and abstracts for more than 400 titles.
Music and Dance Online currently includes over 10 million audio tracks, 2,500 hours of video, 1.3 million pages of scores, and 124,000+ pages of reference material, comprising the largest and most comprehensive online offering of in-copyright audio and video performances and scores available anywhere. Collection included:
African American Music Reference, American Music, Classical Music Library,Classical Performance in Video, Classical Music Reference Library, Classical Scores Library (Volumes I, II, III and IV), Contemporary World Music, Dance in Video, The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music, Jazz Music Library, Opera in Video, Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries, and Popular Music Library.
Coverage includes blues, jazz, spirituals, civil rights songs, slave songs, minstrels, rhythm and blues, gospel, and other forms of black American musical expression.
American Music is a history database that includes songs by and about American Indians, miners, immigrants, slaves, children, pioneers, and cowboys. Included in the database are the songs of Civil Rights, political campaigns, Prohibition, the Revolutionary War, the Civil War, anti-war protests, and more.
Contains performances of all forms of classical music, including major orchestral performances by leading orchestras, plus chamber music, oratorio, and solo performances, along with masterclasses and interviews with master teachers from around the world. (This database has been upgraded to Classical Performance in Video)
Selections range from the earliest Gregorian chants to works by modern composers—including symphonic music, vocal and instrumental music, choral works, and other forms. A reference section with information and images about composers, music history, and musical terms is also included.
It brings together a variety of essential reference materials, spanning the entire history of Western classical music, in a unified online database. Included are the authoritative reference titles Baker’s Dictionary of Music, Baker’s Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, and Baker’s Student Encyclopedia of Music, which are available for the first time in electronic form.
An extensive video resource for the study of classical music performances and opera, comprising some 1600 performances, including 200 full operas and 75 dance works. This collection is an ideal tool for the study and teaching of music performance, conducting, and music history.
An online scores database designed to support the teaching and research of classical music. It provides online access to more than 25,000 scores and nearly 440,000 pages that can be printed and annotated.
The collection includes works from all periods from medieval to contemporary and major genres from choral works to symphonies, operas, and the avant-garde. Coverage includes music history, music appreciation, music performance, analysis, and theory. Types of score are comprehensive, with full scores, study scores, piano score, and vocal score.
Includes a blend of contemporary and traditional world music recordings from many labels throughout the world. The focus is concentrated on contemporary genres, such as fusion and world beat.
The largest and most comprehensive collection of streaming jazz available online with thousands of jazz artists, ensembles, albums, and genres.
Coverage: Baroque period to the 20th century
Contains opera performances of repertoire from the Baroque period to the 20th century as well as interviews and documentaries about opera. Selections represent a wide range of performers, conductors, and opera houses and are based on a work’s importance to the operatic canon.
Popular Music from Alexander Street contains a wide range of popular music from around the world, including thousands of tracks from major genres in pop music, including alternative, country, Christian, electronic, hip-hop, metal, punk, new age, R&B, reggae, rock, soundtracks and many more.
Smithsonian Global Sound® is a virtual encyclopedia of the world’s musical and aural traditions. The collection provides a variety of online resources that support the creation, continuity, and preservation of diverse musical forms. The database includes an array of more than 35,000 individual tracks of music, spoken word, and natural and human-made sounds.
The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music Online is the first comprehensive online resource devoted to music research of all the world’s peoples. It contains more than 9,000 pages of material, combined with entries by more than 700 expert contributors from all over the world.
Coverage: Indexes / Citations 1874 + Full Text 1997 +
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.
National Geographic Virtual Library offers unlimited access to the National Geographic magazine online – every article from every issue, each fully searchable through an intuitive interface. As the official journal of the non-profit National Geographic Society, the iconic monthly publication provides unparalleled, in-depth coverage of cultures, nature, science, technology, and more – making it an essential resource for educators and students as well as general readers. (2-month embargo). One year complimentary access to another 2 modules(National Geographic: People, Animals, and the World and National Geographic Kids) on this platform is offered until the end of 2021.
Contains comprehensive collection of 75,000 tracks from the 5,000 CDs in the Naxos, Marco Polo and Da Capo catalogues. Each recording comes with detailed background and composer notes.[15 concurrent users only]
A streaming audio service that includes thousands of tracks from the Fantasy, Naxos Jazz, and Marco Polo Dacapo Jazz catalogs.[5 concurrent users only]
Consists of more than 1,000 hours of spoken word on classic novels, plays, poetry and non-fiction literature from medieval times to the 20th century. Texts on the literature are available on screen along with the spoken presentation.[5 concurrent users only]
It consists of two courses namely ‘Grammar Practice’ and ‘IELTS Exam Preparation’. ‘IELTS Exam Preparation’ contains a preparation course, writing test preparation, speaking test preparation and a practice test. [25 concurrent users only]
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.
OECD iLibrary consists of Statistical Databases, eBooks, Periodicals, and Working Papers from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.
Annotated bibliographies and research guides by scholars in a range of subject areas, including Childhood studies, Education and Linguistics.
Coverage: 2nd ed.
Contains complete text of the printed version of Oxford English Dictionary’s twenty-volume second edition and three volume addition series.
The database features reference content and commentary by renowned scholars in areas such as global Islamic history, concepts, people, practices, politics, and culture, and is regularly updated. [1 concurrent user only]
Oxford University Press provide access to over 200 journals subscribed by the Library. Subject covers humanities, life sciences, mathematics, medicine, physical sciences and social sciences.
Oxford Music Online is a new gateway to access and cross-search the vast resources of Oxford’s music reference in one location. It contains the Oxford Dictionary of Music, Grove Music Online and the Oxford Companion to Music. [3 concurrent users only]
Contains hundreds of dictionaries, language reference, and subject reference works published by Oxford University Press. It is a fully-indexed, cross-searchable database which covers subject such as: art, architecture, computing science, business, English language, general reference and quotations, nutrition, etc.
The Oxford Research Encyclopedias (OREs) offer long-form overview articles written, peer-reviewed, and edited by leading scholars. Today, serious, quality research is challenged by the confounding proliferation of information and misinformation readily accessible online. The OREs draw on expert authors who are able to push beyond the basic facts to provide a researcher with a reliable understanding of an unfamiliar topic. Substantive, peer-reviewed, and regularly updated, the Oxford Research Encyclopedias combine the speed and flexibility of digital publishing with the rigorous standards of academic publishing. Multi-media features embedded in the articles, along with cross-referenced links to related content, will further expand the utility and scope of the research encyclopedia program.
The site contains the full text of Oxford books in the multi-discipline areas such as Business and Management, Economics and Finance, History, Linguistics and Literature, Science, Philosophy, Psychology, Religion and more.
Coverage: 1871 +
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.
Provides unlimited access to 6000+ magazines and newspapers from more than 100 countries in 60+ languages. The archive provides up to 90 days back issues. However, any content that is bookmarked, emailed, shared or put into collections do not expire so they will be accessible anytime even beyond the archived period. It is available on any smartphone, tablet or laptop. Downloading of full publications for offline reading is allowed. Note that PressReader app is available. However, you have have to sign up an account in order to access via the application.
This medically accurate interactive 3D atlas and clinical reference is perfect for speech language pathology and communication disorders educators, students and practitioners. Featuring a comprehensive selection of 3D views covering key body systems and visually stunning head and neck views, this resource is complemented by a wealth of multimedia clinical content covering swallowing, phonetics and many commonly presenting disorders. [5 concurrent users]
Coverage: 1990 +
Provides full text for more 50 popular magazines for elementary school research. All full text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles), and full text information dates as far back as 1990.
This eBook reference collection offers a rich selection of eBook titles covering a broad range of general reference subjects for primary-school students. Topics include social studies, history, language arts, geography, culture, math, and science.
Coverage: 1965 +
Provides a collection of over 500 full text journals, including more than 300 peer-reviewed titles, In addition to full text, indexing and abstracts are provided for nearly 800 journals. Full text information dates back as 1985.
Includes electronic books collections in six subject areas: 1) Asian and Pacific studies; 2) film theater and performing arts; 3) higher education; 4) language and linguistics; 5) literature; 6) political science and policy studies.
This provides simultaneous searching on Music Periodicals Database, Research Library and Dissertations & Theses Databases.
This provides simultaneous searching on ABI/INFORMS Complete, Research Library and Dissertations & Theses Databases.
Includes citations and full text articles from a variety databases covering business, education and academic research.
Coverage: Indexes / Citations 1861 +Abstracts 1980 +
Includes citations and abstracts of doctoral dissertations and master’s theses. Preview of the first 24 pages is provided for titles published in and after 1997. EdUHK Theses are also included.
ProQuest Ebook Central is a collection of thousands academic books from a wide variety of top scholarly and professional publishers. It covers academic disciplines including education, fine arts, language & literature, music, social sciences and technology, etc.
This provides simultaneous searching on Education Journals, Research Library and Dissertations & Theses Databases.
This provides simultaneous searching on PILOTS, Research Library, Dissertations & Theses Databases.
Coverage: 1903 - 2001
With searchable, full text coverage from South China Morning Post’s origin in 1903 up to and including 2001, users will be able to search the entirety of the newspaper including advertisements, editorials, cartoons, and photographs that illuminate history as much as the news articles.
This provides simultaneous searching on Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts and Dissertations & Theses, and Research Library databases.
This provides simultaneous searching on Dissertations & Theses, Research Library databases in the subject areas of science and technology.
This provides simultaneous searching on PIOTS, Dissertations & Theses, Research Library databases.
Coverage: Abstracts 1971 + Full Text 1987 +
Provides access to information from journals across a wide range of subject areas, including arts, business, children, education, humanities, psychology and sciences etc.
It is an online preparation and practice resource for IELTS. With over 100 hours of interactive activities, advice videos from British Council experts, hints and tips on question types as well as downloadable practice tests, it is comprehensive, up-to-date and aimed precisely at the challenges candidates face [20 Concurrent users only] .
SAGE Journals Online is the online delivery platform that provides full text access to individual journals. The Library subscribes to more than 340 journals in humanities and social sciences subjects.
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.
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.
Provides electronic access to over 240 Elsevier journals and over 350 e-books subscribed by the Library.
It is a portal that includes the journals and country scientific indicators developed from the information contained in the Scopus database. These indicators could be used to assess and analyze scientific domains.
Coverage: 1966 +
An abstracting and indexing database that includes over 22,800 peer-reviewed journal titles in the social sciences, health sciences, life sciences and physical sciences. Apart from getting extensive inter-disciplinary access to journal articles, the database also contains cited references to articles from 1996 onwards and contains more than 150,000 books
Provides up-to-date and accurate bibliographic information and pricing for over 178,500 U.S. and international periodicals.
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An online collection of ebooks, covering the areas of IT. It provides full contents of over night thousands of electronic book from IT publishers, including Microsoft Press, McGraw-Hill, Sybex and many more.
Coverage: 1992 +
It is a multidisciplinary index to the journal literature of the social sciences. It fully indexes over 2,400 journals across 50 social sciences disciplines. It also indexes individually selected, relevant items from over 3,500 of the world’s leading scientific and technical journals.
Coverage: 1979 +
Provides bibliographic coverage of current research focused on social work, human services, and related areas, including social welfare, social policy and community development.
Coverage: 1952 +
Provides abstracts and indexes the international literature of sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences.
ProQuest Historical Newspapers:SCMP –
Full text coverage from South China Morning Post’s origin in 1903 up to and including 2001.
Coverage: 1993 - 1997
This CD-ROM contains over 80,000 articles, graphics, and selected paragraph from the pages of the South China Morning Post newspaper from 1983 – 1997.
The PDF version of the South China Morning Post (SCMP). Users can retrieve the news back to Aug 2018, either read online or download for offline reading.
Coverage: past 20 years
The online version of the South China Morning Post. It covers the past 20 years of SCMP news.
Coverage: 1830 +
Provides information on sports medicine, exercise physiology, biomechanics, psychology, training techniques, coaching, physical education, physical fitness, active living, recreation, history, facilities and equipment.[4 concurrent users only]
It is a video collection covering the areas of fitness and health assessment, disease management, injury treatment, nutrition, medical fitness, sport science, work-site wellness, exercise adherence, and much more. Developed through a partnership with Healthy Learning, the collection features an array of internationally renowned physicians, exercise scientists, certified athletic trainers, physical therapists, registered dieticians, sport psychologists, personal trainers, and health/wellness experts who share information, ideas, and insights on the principles, techniques, and modalities of modern exercise science and sports medicine.
The Springer contains thousands of full-text e-book titles and over 1,500 e-journal in subjects areas of science, technology and medicine.
Coverage: 1981, 1986, 1991, 1996
Encompasses the 1991/1996 population census data on demographics, education, economics, household, housing, internal migration, etc.
Library only have access to content of Goal 13: Climate Action.
Sustainable Development Goals Online (SDGO) has been created by the world’s leading publisher with the most central and relevant content, and the widest network of authors and experts, across all Sustainable Development Goals. Published in partnership with the United Nations’ PRME division, SDGO has been developed with input from leading authors to ensure breadth of coverage and academic rigour.
Content includes books chapters, journal articles, case studies, lesion plans, reading lists, video, and audio.
Thousands of Taylor & Francis eBooks purchased by the library in subject areas of arts, education, environmental sciences, humanities, language and literature, social sciences and urban studies, etc.
Journal subject areas cover: Education, arts and humanities, business and management, computer science, mathematics, psychology, social sciences and sciences.
This database collects and records the outputs of all academic and teaching staff of the Institute of Teaching Development Grants in one digital location. Records can be browsed by the year, title, principal project supervisor, and the records are searchable by keywords. It represents a major knowledge mangement resources for the Institute and demonstrates the effectiveness of the Learning and Teaching projects and the impact of these projects on student learning outcomes.
Provides indexing and abstracts for 280 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators.
Coverage: 1994 - 2006
Contains full text of the news, features and editorial comments in the main editions of the Times Educational Supplement and the Times Higher Educational Supplement. It covers major issues of education in the United Kingdom.
Coverage: 1992 +
It is a multidisciplinary index to the journal literature of the social sciences and arts and humanities.
The collection includes case law, legislation, law reviews, commentary, journals and news from Hong Kong. EdUHK Library subscribes to Hong Kong contents only. India, Malaysia, Singapore,New Zealand and Philippines contents are not covered in our package.
Education, social sciences, psychology, business and science electronic journals from Wiley. Full text access is limited to about 1,400 journals and over 200 e-books which the Library has a subscription.
This is the new platform of WisesNews. It includes WiseObserve (previous WiseNews) and WiseSearch.Contents mainly in Chinese.
“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。
Coverage: 1999 +
Coverage: 1984 +
Coverage: 2002 - 2003
Coverage: 1994 +
Coverage: 2004 +
此資料庫由香港浸會大學圖書館製作。主要收集香港（英國殖民地時期）出版的電視和電影刊物，範圍包括：香港電視雜誌 (1967年至1997年)，共1542本;電視小冊子、電視特刊、雜誌贈刊 (1977年至1997年)，共75本;電影小冊子 (1946年至1979年)，共219本。
《中華再造善本資料庫》是將“中華再造善本工程”中影印出版的珍貴古籍善本進行圖像數位化，共分五編，自唐迄清為《唐宋編》、《金元編》、《明代編》、《清代編》、《少數民族文字古籍編》。 其中唐宋編、金元編收錄的善本古籍共758種，明代編、清代編選目580種，此四編總共影印出版珍稀古籍達1300餘種。圖像版可查詢書名、提要等資訊，並提供圖片全尺寸顯示、局部放大顯示等功能。 各編按傳統的經、史、子、集、叢編次類歸，遵循《中國古籍善本書目》的分類標準。[使用權限：同時最多五位用者]
Coverage: 1970 - 1998
Coverage: 1919 - 1936
學術引用文獻資料庫 （簡稱ACI）是以臺灣地區出版期刊，所建置的引用文獻資料庫。目前提供期刊文獻查詢、引用文獻查詢及各學門、期刊引用數據統計概況分析等功能。ACI收錄了所有臺灣社會科學引文索引資料庫(TSSCI)之期刊，與臺灣人文學引文索引(THCI)中的核心期刊(THCI Core)，除此之外，還另外收錄了許多臺灣地區所出版的重要期刊，分別為教育學門、圖資學門、體育學門、歷史學門、社會學門、經濟學門、綜合類、人類學門、中文學門、外文學門、心理學門、法律學門、哲學學門、政治學門、區域研究及地理學、管理學門、語言學門、藝術學門、傳播學門。)
除了收錄圖書之外，更收錄了 5 萬餘張歷史事件/歷史人物的珍貴老照片，含括政治、經濟、藝術、文化、軍事、教育、影視、劇曲、漫畫、年畫、明信片等各個領域。
資料庫包括 WiseObserve慧眼輿情 (即舊有WiseNews 新聞瀏覽)，瀏覽每天報刊新聞及WiseSearch慧科監測，檢索本地報刊(不包括南華早報)、大中華地區及海外不同類別資訊的報刊媒體。
Coverage: 1987 - 1999
Coverage: 1951 - 2000
Coverage: 1966 - 2011
Coverage: 1833 - 1911
Coverage: 1983 - 1998
此乃中國古代典藉網上文庫，收錄中國古代全部傳世及出土文獻加以校訂， 整理、 並收入電腦資料庫。 資料庫包括中國古代詞彙資料庫、中國傳統類書資料庫、中國傳統類書資料庫、甲骨文文庫、先秦兩漢資料庫 、竹簡帛書資料庫、金文資料庫及魏晉南北朝資料庫。
Coverage: 1956 +
《聯合文學》：1984年11月 ~ 2019年12月
《聯合副刊》：2003年1月 ~ 2019年12月
《文訊》：1983年7月 ~ 2019年12月
Coverage: 1990 - 2009
萬方視頻以提供學術視頻為目的，全部節目配上繁體中文字幕，平台採用最新的HTML5 格式，適合手機或平板電腦使用。圖書館購買圍繞兩大主題「香港研究」及「社會研究」共66 個視頻，時長共 2,475 分鐘。
Coverage: 1978 - 2001
Coverage: 1978 - 2001
Coverage: 1995 - 2006
Coverage: 1979 - 1993
Coverage: 1995 - 2006
Coverage: 1979 - 1993
Coverage: 1990 +