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Academic Journal Database (via CNKI) Search guide in HTML format

see 學術期刊庫 Academic Journal Database (via 中國知網 CNKI)

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

see 華藝線上圖書館 Airiti Library

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

see 中華數字書苑 Apabi

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.

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

see 中文集献 Chinamaxx


see 全球學術快報 CNKI EXPRESS 2.0

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. Search guide in HTML format Search guide in PDF format

The corpora were formerly known as the BYU Corpora, which were created at Brigham Young University. The 17 corpora include some popular corpora such as British National Corpus (BNC) and Corpus of Contemporary American English (COCA).

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 (HSUHKBTI) 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 eBooks Search guide in PDF format Mobile device guide Permitted Use

see 華藝電子書 iRead eBooks

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 (via ProQuest) 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 Search guide in HTML format Permitted Use

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

Oxford Scholarship Online Search guide in HTML format Permitted Use

The Oxford Scholarship Online (OSO) is a collection of full text and abstracts of classic and newly published Oxford books in the areas, e.g. Business & Management, Economics & Finance, Linguistics, Literature, Psychology, etc.

Routledge Handbooks Online (via Taylor & Francis) Permitted Use

Routledge Handbooks Online (RHO) 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.

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

see 慧科新聞 WiseNews / WiseSearch


see HSUHK Business Translation Index