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Academic Journal Database (CNKI) Search guide in HTML format

(Former title : China Journal Full-text Database & Century Journals Project) Academic Journal Database (CNKI) provides access to over 8,720 journals published in China. Library has Series F : Literature/History/Philosophy (1915+), Series G : Politics/Military Affairs/Law (1994+), Series H : Education/Social Sciences (1915+), Series I : Electronics/Information Sciences (1994+), Series J : Economics (1994+).


Academic Search Ultimate (via EBSCO) Search guide in HTML format

Academic Search Ultimate is a multi-disciplinary database provides full-text for more than 10,000 journals, with nearly 9,000 peer-reviewed titles. 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.


Airiti Library Search guide in PowerPoint format

Airiti Library is a search platform, combining the academic resources of both Taiwan and Mainland China, features full-text scholarly contents covering academic journals, dissertations, and conference proceedings.


Apabi – China Digital Library Search guide in PDF format Mobile device guide Permitted Use

Apabi - China Digital Library is a Chinese multidisciplinary e-books collection covering a variety of subjects, including business, management, economics, history, literature and politics. It includes encyclopedias, government reports and Chinese-English and English-Chinese dictionaries on many subjects.


Britannica Academic

Britannica Academic is a consolidated searchable collection of authoritative references, including Encyclopedia Britannica brief articles, Merriam-Webster's collegiate dictionary and thesaurus, magazines and periodical, images, videos, websites and the Britannica book of the year.


BYU Corpora: British National Corpus (BNC) Search guide in HTML format Search guide in PDF format

The British National Corpus (BNC) was originally created by Oxford University press in the 1980s - early 1990s, and it contains 100 million words of text a wide range of genres (e.g. spoken, fiction, magazines, newspapers, and academic).


BYU Corpora: Corpus of Contemporary American English (COCA) Search guide in HTML format Search guide in PDF format

The Corpus of Contemporary American English (COCA) contains more than 520 million words of text (20 million words each year 1990-2015) and it is equally divided among spoken, fiction, popular magazines, newspapers, and academic texts.


Cambridge Core Search guide in PDF format

Cambridge Core is the home of academic content from Cambridge University Press. It covers the former Cambridge Books Online & Cambridge Journals Online.


Chinamaxx digital libraries Search guide in HTML format Permitted Use

Chinamaxx digital libraries house a large collection of digitized Chinese publications since 1949. Currently, the Library has access to more than 130,000 ebooks in two main collections, Language and Linguistics, and Literature.


CNKI EXPRESS 2.0

This platform covers products of journals, theses, proceedings, newspapers, yearbooks, patents, standards, achievements, books, ancient books, monographic serials, and featured journals.


Communication Abstracts (via EBSCO) Search guide in PowerPoint format Search guide in video format

Communication Abstracts covers communication-related articles, reports, papers, and books a variety of publishers, research institutions, and information sources world-wide.


Communication Source (via EBSCO) Search guide in HTML format

Communication Source is a comprehensive resource on the market for communication research. Communication Source was developed from a merger of high-quality EBSCO databases, Communication and Mass Media Complete and Communication Abstracts, and includes many unique sources not previously available in other databases. The database provides more than 670 full-text journals and coverage dating back to 1900. Contents include Communication, Linguistics, Rhetoric and Discourse, Speech-Language Pathology, Media Studies and other fields relevant to the discipline.


EBSCOhost eBook Collection Search guide in video format Search guide in HTML format Mobile device guide Permitted Use

EBSCOhost eBook Collection is a multi-disciplinary collection offering more than 150,000 eBooks. Subject coverage includes Business and economics, Language arts and discipline, Literary criticism, Social science, Technology and Engineering.


Entrepreneurial Studies Source (via EBSCO) Search guide in HTML format

Entrepreneurial Studies Source is a rich collection of full-text resources for entrepreneurship and small business research. Many journals are peer-reviewed and are available with no embargo. This database offers more than 120 key periodicals, 140 reference books, case studies, thousands of company profiles and over 600 videos with transcripts and related articles from the Harvard Faculty Series and Vator.TV, one of the world’s largest social network sites for high-tech entrepreneurs.


HSUHK Business Translation Index

The HSUHK Business Translation Index is a web-based multilingual terminology management project. Building on our expertise in translation, business and journalism, the project aims to provide the public with one-stop access to up-to-date and reliable translations of business terms and buzzwords.


Humanities Source (via EBSCO)

Humanities Source database offers access to more than 1,100 active full-text journals and magazines in different subjects. The database features articles, interviews, obituaries, bibliographies, original works of fiction, book reviews, and reviews of ballets, dance programs, motion pictures, musicals, operas, plays and more.


iRead eBook Search guide in PDF format Mobile device guide Permitted Use

iRead eBook provides access to over 5,600 Traditional-Chinese ebooks covering subjects such as Business, Management, Finance, Literature and Fiction, Design and Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences, Language, Science, Social Sciences, Computers,etc.


JSTOR Search guide in HTML format Search guide in PDF format

JSTOR provides full-text online access to back file of scholarly journals in the collection of Arts & Sciences, Asia Collection, Business & Economics, Language & Literature, Mathematics & Statistics as well as Lives of Literature. Ebooks with multidisciplinary academic titles from university presses and scholarly publishers are also available in this platform.


Linguistics & Language Behavior Abstracts Search guide in HTML format

Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA) indexes and abstracts the international literature in linguistics and related disciplines in the study of language, including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics. Documents indexed include journal articles, book reviews, book chapters, dissertations and working papers dating back to 1973.


Merriam-Webster Unabridged

Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary is one of the largest, most comprehensive American dictionaries with illustrative quotations. It is built on the solid foundation of Webster's Third New International Dictionary, Unabridged.


Newspaper Source Plus (via EBSCO) Search guide in HTML format

Newspaper Source Plus includes more than 1,200 full-text newspapers, providing more than 77 million full-text articles. In addition, the database features more than 1.8 million television and radio news transcripts.


Nexis Uni Search guide in HTML format

Nexis Uni, formerly LexisNexis Academic, provides access to full-text information of news, international case law, international legislation, company reports, and journals.


OpenDissertations (via EBSCO) Search guide in HTML format Permitted Use

OpenDissertations is an open-access database built to assist researchers in locating both historic and contemporary dissertations and theses. Created with the generous support of the H.W. Wilson Foundation and the Congregational Library & Archives in Boston, it incorporates EBSCO’s previously released American Doctoral Dissertations, and features additional dissertation metadata contributed by select colleges and universities from around the world. Providing researchers with citations to graduate research across a span of time, from the early 20th century to the present, this database will continue to grow through regular updates and new partnerships with graduate degree-granting institutions.


Oxford English Dictionary Online Search guide in HTML format

An authoritative and comprehensive record of the English Language in the world, tracing the evolution and use of more than 600,000 words through 3 million quotations


Oxford Handbooks Online - Linguistics Search guide in HTML format Permitted Use

The Oxford Handbooks Online is an outstanding collection of the best Handbooks in different subject areas, e.g. Business & Management, Economics & Finance, Linguistics and Literature etc.


Routledge Handbooks Online Permitted Use

This platform provides an overview of classic and current research and future trends in the Social Sciences and Humanities, and offers an authoritative guide to theory and method, the key sub-disciplines, and the primary debates of today.


SAGE Knowledge - Media, Communication and Cultural Studies Permitted Use

Provides access to over 350 ebooks in the subject of Media and Communication.


Taylor & Francis Online Search guide in HTML format

This journal collection covers a wide range of subjects and disciplines including Business Management, Economics, Communication & Cultural Studies, Media and Translation.


WiseNews / WiseSearch Search guide in PDF format Search guide in PDF format

WiseNews database provides full-text electronic newspaper clippings of Chinese and English newspapers in Hong Kong, China, Taiwan, Macau and other countries.