Databases A-Z


Search for databases from the below alphabetical list, a brief introduction to each of the databases and search guides by Subjects or Formats are available.

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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

Alexander Street Search guide in HTML format

The Complete Business and Economics Package from Alexander Street (a ProQuest Company), includes four collections which are Business E-books Online, Business Education in Video, Human Resource Management Online and International Business Online including textbook, book chapters, cases, corporate training videos, sample business documents and executive-oriented research reports.

American Economic Association Search guide in PDF format

American Economic Association is a platform to access the AEA journals. The available titles include the American Economic Review (AER), The Journal of Economic Literature (JEL) 1999, and Journal of Economic Perspectives (JEP) since 1987, and the four New Journals (AEJ: Applied Economics, AEJ: Economic Policy, AEJ: Macroeconomics and AEJ: Microeconomics) 2009 forward.


Provides the full-text articles journals published by the American Psychological Association, the APA Educational Publishing Foundation, the Canadian Psychological Association, and Hogrefe Publishing Group. Covers general psychology and specialized basic, applied, clinical, and theoretical research in psychology.

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

see 中華數字書苑 Apabi

Art, Design and Architecture Collection (via ProQuest) Search guide in HTML format

The Art, Design & Architecture Collection is a comprehensive survey of current publications in the fields of visual and applied arts. This collection includes the specialist indexes ARTbibliographies Modern (covering modern and contemporary art), Design & Applied Arts Index (for all aspects of design and crafts), and International Bibliography of Art (covering scholarship on western art history), together with a complementary collection of current full-text journals, Arts and Humanities Full Text.

Audiobook Collection (via EBSCO) Search guide in video format Search guide in PDF format Permitted Use

EBSCOhost Audiobook Collection provides access to over 300 audiobooks with subjects in English language, poetry and more. Listen to samples on the database, and download selected audiobooks to listen on mobile device.

Books24x7 Search guide in HTML format Permitted Use

Library has subscribed to "FinancePro" & "ITPro". These ebook collections cover topics including Accounting, Auditing, Operations Management, Risk Management, Consolidation and Mergers, Econmics Influences, Venture Capital, Credit and Loans; Business & Culture, Certification & Compliance, Desktop & Office Applications, Enterprise Computing, Graphic Design & Multimedia, Oracle Technologies, IBM Technologies, Networks & Protocols, Programming Language, Software Engineering and Web Programming & Development.

Brill Search guide in HTML format Permitted Use

Provides access to ebooks mainly in Social Sciences, Asian studies, Language & linguistics.

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.

Britannica ImageQuest Search guide in HTML format

A collection of over 3 million images from some of the best collections in the world, including The Bridgeman Art Gallery, Getty Images, the Science Photo Library, Ingram Publishing and other trusted image sources. All are rights cleared for noncommercial, educational use. Each photo or illustration comes with complete metadata, including the source, the copyright holder, a caption, and keywords.

Business E-Books Online (via Alexander Street) Search guide in HTML format Search guide in PDF format Permitted Use

Business E-books Online provides access to 500 of the best-known textbooks and reference materials in business education the most recognized names in business education, including David Cooperrider, Edgar Schein, Charles Manz, and Kim Cameron and the majority of works were published in 2011 or later.

Business Education in Video (via Alexander Street) Search guide in HTML format Search guide in PDF format

Business Education in Video features corporate training, case studies, executive interviews, expert lectures, instructional films, and documentaries on Globalization, Operations & Logistics, Management, Marketing, Finance, Strategy, Entrepreneurship, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, International Business, Negotiations, Ethics, Cross-cultural communication and Technology.

Business Insights: Global (via GALE)

Gale Business Insights: Global combines an international perspective and sophisticated research tools with convenient access to a range of comprehensive learning materials. It uses case studies, statistical data sources, news articles, academic journals and topical reference materials organized by country, company and industry to quickly engage users in the global business environment.

Business Source Ultimate (via EBSCO)

Being an upgraded version of the popular database Business Source Complete, Business Source Ultimate offers more comprehensive full-text access of journals published in disciplines of business, including marketing, management, accounting economics and finance.

Cabells Search guide in HTML format

Cabell's Directories help researchers by providing the publishing information on more than 8,500 scholarly journals across 11 disciplines since 1978. Currently, the Library provides access to the Business set covering Accounting, Economic & Finance, Management and Marketing.

Cambridge Companions to Literature and Classics Search guide in PDF format

The Cambridge Companions to Literature and Classics collection offers thousands of comprehensive and accessible essays on major authors, periods and genres, written by experts and designed for student readers. For the author Companions, each writer is placed in literary and historical context; their major works are analyzed, either in separate chapters or grouped according to theme, and their influence on later writers assessed.

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.

Center for Research in Security Prices (CRSP) (via WRDS)

The Center for Research in Security Prices (CRSP) maintains the most comprehensive collection of security price, return, and volume data for the NYSE, AMEX and NASDAQ stock markets. Additional CRSP files provide stock indices, beta- and cap-based portfolios, treasury bond and risk-free rates, mutual funds, and real estate data.

China and the Modern World (via GALE) Search guide in video format

Library has subscribed to one of the archives "Hong Kong, Britain and China 1841–1951" from China and the Modern World. Digitized from the British Colonial Office records grouped under the CO 129 Series titled "War and Colonial Department and Colonial Office: Hong Kong, Original Correspondence", this archive is an essential primary source archive for researching the history of Hong Kong in the context of Modern China and the British Empire in Asia. It relates to Hong Kong as a British colony between 1841 and 1951, and provides detailed information on the political, military, social, economic, and external development of Hong Kong.

China Statistical Yearbooks Database (via CNKI) Search guide in PDF format

see 中國經濟社會大數據研究平台 China Statistical Yearbooks Database (via 中國知網 CNKI)

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.

CSMAR Database

see CSMAR 數據庫

CultureGrams (via ProQuest) Search guide in video format

CultureGrams is an online reference database which goes beyond basic facts and figures on more than 200 countries, with up-to-date reports detailing daily life and culture, history, customs and lifestyle from an insider's perspective.

Database Archive on Cultural Statistics for Culture and Innovation in Humanities and Social Science

The database archive (CGCS Database Archive) aims to collect data on cultural statistics, namely variety of cultural goods, services and practices, in order to assist research and activities in culture and innovation in humanities and social science in the Greater China context regarding four major themes of (1) the Belt and Road Initiative; (2) Transnational China; (3) Culture and Innovation; and (4) Digitising China. The archive provides valuable data to facilitate research in various disciplines in humanities and social science including cultural and policy studies, cultural industries development, sociology, history as well as philosophy.


Early English Books Online (via ProQuest) Search guide in HTML format

Early English Books Online (EEBO) is an online collection of early printed works in English, and works printed in England which includes full text facsimiles (images) of over 146,000 titles listed in Pollard & Redgrave's Short-Title Catalogue (1475-1640), Wing's Short-Title Catalogue (1641-1700), the Thomason Tracts (1640-1661) and the Tract Supplement.

EBSCOhost Search guide in PowerPoint format Search guide in video format

EBSCOhost includes a variety of databases which provide different sources covering multi-subjects.

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.

Eighteenth Century Collections Online (via GALE) Search guide in HTML format Search guide in PDF format Permitted Use

Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO) provides access to the digital images of every significant English-language and foreign-language title printed in United Kingdom during the eighteenth century, along with thousands of important works the Americas. Consists of books, pamphlets, essays, broadsides and more.

Eikon (via Refinitiv) Search guide in video format

Eikon is a professional platform providing access to real-time market data, news, and company and industry information traded in more than 400 exchanges around the world. Coverage includes historical data for stocks, bonds, and currencies.

Emerald Insight Search guide in HTML format Search guide in PDF format Permitted Use

Library has puchased the "Business Management and Economics eBook Series Collection" and subscribed to over 175 full-text peer-reviewed management research journal titles, covering subjects in business, economics, management and also library and information sciences. 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.


The ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center) database provides access to educational-related literature. It provides users with online access to hundreds of thousands of full-text documents dating back to 1966.

European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750 (via EBSCO) Search guide in PowerPoint format Search guide in video format

This database was created the authoritative bibliography European Americana: A Chronological Guide to Works Printed in Europe Relating to The Americas, 1493-1750. It indexes European works written before 1750 that relate to the Americas. A wide range of subject areas are covered; natural disasters to disease outbreaks and slavery.

Factiva Search guide in HTML format

Factiva provides access to global news and business information, including local newspapers, same-day newswires, company reports, and media programs in English and in Chinese.

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia (via EBSCO) Search guide in PowerPoint format Search guide in video format

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia database contains over 25,000 information segments appropriate for the research needs of middle and high schools students.

Gale eBooks Search guide in PDF format Permitted Use

Gale ebooks, formerly Gale Virtual Reference Library, is a collection of digital handbooks, encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.

Gale Literature Resource Center

Provides full-text of biographies, bibliographies, and literary criticism of authors all time periods including novelists, poets, essayists, journalists, and other writers.

Gale Literature: LitFinder

LitFinder is international in scope, covers all time periods, and contains literature content, including full-text poems, poem citations and excerpts, short stories and novels, essays published in the 16th-20th centuries, speeches, and plays. LitFinder also includes biographies, work summaries, photographs, and a glossary.

Gale Literature: Scribner Writer Series

Scribner Writers Series delivers online access to numerous Scribner publications. More than 2,000 original scholar-signed biocritical entries, including concise essays, citations, and biographical information that places the author and their works in personal and historical context.

Gale Literature: Twayne's Author Series

Twayne's Author Series offers in-depth introductions to the lives and works of writers, the history and influence of literary movements and to the development of literary genres. This online series features the content that comprise three print series United States Authors, English Authors and World Authors.

Gale Primary Sources

Provides an integrated search platform for the following Library subscribed Gale databases: Eighteenth Century Collections Online, Nineteenth Century Collections Online, China and the Modern World and The Times Literary Supplement Historical Archive, 1902-2014.

GreenFILE (via EBSCO)

GreenFILE is a database focusing on the relationship between human beings and the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles covers topics ranging global warming to recycling to alternate fuel sources and more.

Handbook of Pragmatics Online (via John Benjamins) Search guide in HTML format

Provides up-to-date information on research in the field of linguistic pragmatics, conceived as the interdisciplinary (cognitive, social, and cultural) science of natural language use.

see 香港經濟日報網站

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.

Human Resource Management Online (via Alexander Street) Search guide in HTML format Search guide in PDF format

Human Resource Management Online maps 4,000 learning items to the modern human resource management syllabus. It includes training videos, instructual films, case studies, text book chapters, research reports, sample business documents, and self-assessments.

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.

INFORMS PubsOnline

14 highly specialized scholarly journals provide readers with easy access to the latest publications in the field of operations research and management sciences. Full text articles are available 1998 onward.

International Business Online (via Alexander Street) Search guide in HTML format Search guide in PDF format

International Business Online maps 4,000 learning items to the modern international business syllabus. The collection includes textbooks, book chapters, cases well-known case providers like the Kellogg School of Management, corporate training videos, sample business documents and research reports.

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.

PrimeLaw (via Wolters Kluwer) Search guide in HTML format

(Former title : Hong Kong Tax Library Online) Combines and cross-links Hong Kong Tax Manual and Hong Kong Revenue Legislation which is a comprehensive and fully searchable annotated compendium of Hong Kong tax legislation and case law.


Lexis Advance® Hong Kong Search guide in PDF format

Lexis Advance® Hong Kong, formerly LexisNexis HK, provides a user-friendly interface to access thousands of materials for legal research. It contains legislation, cases, commentaries, journals, legal news, forms & precedents, dictionaries, practice notes, etc.

Lexis China Search guide in HTML format

see 律商網 Lexis China

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (via EBSCO)

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts,(LISTA) indexes more than 600 periodicals, plus books, research reports and proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. Coverage in the database extends back as far as the mid-1960s.

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.

MAS Ultra - School Edition (via EBSCO) Search guide in PowerPoint format Search guide in video format Permitted Use

MAS Ultra is designed for high school students, the database provides full-text access to over 500 popular magazines covering subject areas in general reference, history, science, and careers.

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.

Military & Government Collection (via EBSCO)

This Collection is designed to offer current news about all branches of the military and the US government, it provides full text for nearly 300 journals and periodicals and indexing and abstracts for more than 400 titles.

MLA International Bibliography (via EBSCO)

The Modern Language Association (MLA) International Bibliography provides searchable access to bibliographic citations to journal articles, books, dissertations, and scholarly Web sites. It indexes materials from 1926 to the present in academic disciplines such as language, literature, folklore, linguistics, literary theory and criticism, and the dramatic arts. Coverage includes literature from all over the world - Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, and North and South America. The MLA currently indexes more than 66,000 new items each year.

Mobilizing East Asia Online (via Brill)

This database is a major collection from the Brill East Asia Archive. It includes essential English-language publications from the first half of the 20th Century, reporting at first hand from the Russo-Japanese War to the Manchurian Crisis, the Fifteen-Year War and the Chinese Post-War, systemic change in mainland China and the prelude to the Cold War in East Asia. It offers a tightly organised series of pivotal English-language newspapers, books and magazines reporting and commenting on developments in East and South-East Asia from the turn of the century to the early 1950s.

Naxos Music Library Search guide in PDF format

Naxos Music Library is a collection of classical music available online offering over 1,987,500 tracks of Classical music, Jazz, World, Folk and Chinese music. It includes the complete BIS, Chandos, Hänssler, Hungaroton, Marco Polo, Naxos, Ondine and selected titles of other leading independent labels, with over 1,000 albums added monthly.

Naxos Video Library Search guide in PDF format

Naxos Video Library is an extensive streaming video library covering over 2,755 full-length videos. The subtitles available in over 5 languages. The subject areas are included classical music performances, opera, ballet, live concerts and documentaries etc.

Net Languages IELTS Preparation Course

Net Languages provides online English courses for IELTS examination preparation. The Library subscribes to the following modules: (i) IELTS Preparation course, (ii) Additional IELTS Practice Tests, (iii) IELTS Writing Preparation and IELTS Speaking Preparation Course & (iv) Listening Practice.

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.

Newswires (via EBSCO)

This collection includes AP Financial News, AP Top News, AP WorldStream, AP U.S. Politics & Government, AP 50 State Reports, UPI Business, UPI Entertainment, UPI Sports, UPI Top News, and more.

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.

Nineteenth Century Collections Online (via GALE) Search guide in PDF format

Library has subscribed one of the archives "Asia and the West: Diplomacy and Cultural Exchange" from Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO). This archive features a range of primary sources related to international relations between Asian countries and the West during the 19th century and provides access to invaluable documents including government reports, diplomatic correspondence, periodicals, newspapers, treaties, trade agreements, NGO papers and more.


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 Music Online Search guide in HTML format

With Grove Music Online as its cornerstone, Oxford Music Online also provides search of The Oxford Companion to Music and the Oxford Dictionary of Music, which supplements Grove's more extensive articles with content geared toward undergraduates and general users.

Oxford Reference Online Premium Search guide in HTML format

Oxford Reference Online Premium includes full text of around 150+ dictionary, language reference, and subject reference works from Oxford University Press. Subjects areas include business, social sciences, psychology, English language, computing, general reference, quotations, etc.

Oxford Research Encyclopedia of International Studies

Oxford Research Encyclopedia of International Studies offers long-form overview articles written, peer-reviewed, and edited by leading scholars. It covers both foundational and cutting-edge topics in International Studies and Politics.

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.

Passport Search guide in HTML format

Passport provides market information on detailed market size, country marketing parameters, marketing forecast data, consumer lifestyles, business sources as well as marketing profiles and analysis.

PKULAW Search guide in HTML format

see 北大法寶 PKULAW

Primary Search (via EBSCO)

Primary Search provides full text for more than 70 popular, magazines for elementary school research. Some full text information date as far back as 1990.

Project MUSE

Provides indexing and abstracts to over 400 electronic scholarly journals in the humanities and social sciences nearly 120 not-for-profit publishers.


Allows users access to Library-subscribed ProQuest periodical databases and provides in-depth coverage of a wide range of disciplines including Art and Design, Business & Economics, Literature & Language, Public Administration, Social science, Political Sciences, and more.

ProQuest Ebook Central Search guide in HTML format Mobile device guide

ProQuest Ebook Central is a one stop search platform providing access to three purchased ebooks collections (EBL, ebrary and MyiLibrary), subscribed Business Ebook collection and individually purchased ebooks which are across a large number of titles in various topics and multidisciplinary subjects.


Regional Business News (via EBSCO)

This database provides full text access to 75 business journals, newspapers and newswires all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States. This database is updated on a daily basis.

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.

SAGE Business Cases Search guide in PDF format

The database provides access to over 1,700 case studies from around the world. Contents include marketing, operations management, small business & entrepreneurship, international business and human resource management.

SAGE Knowledge Permitted Use

Provides access to ebooks in the subject areas of Business & Mangement, Media, Communication and Cultural Studies and Sociology.

SAGE Research Methods Video - Practical Research & Academic Skills Search guide in HTML format

The database offers support on the practical skills with key areas such as writing a research proposal, planning and designing a research project and securing ethical approval are explicitly covered. Practical skills such as project management, writing for publication, presenting work, and building networks are also presented through helpful explanatory videos.

SAGE Video Search guide in PDF format Search guide in PDF format

Business and Management Collection features more than 140 hours of video, including in-depth interviews with experts from across the globe on topics as varied as innovation management, corporate social responsibility and social media marketing.

ScienceDirect (via Elsevier) Search guide in HTML format Search guide in PDF format Permitted Use

ScienceDirect provides access to over 600 ebooks titles in the subject area of Finance and Computer Science. Library also subscribes to the journal subject collection which contains peer-reviewed, full-text journal titles since 2009 in the following subject areas: Business, Management and Accounting, Decision Sciences, Economics, Econometrics and Finance.

Social Science Database (via ProQuest) Search guide in HTML format

The database includes over 1,000 journal titles, with around 700 active full text titles. It provides extensive coverage across a wide range of social science disciplines including international relations, sociology and urban studies, etc.

SSRN (via Elsevier)

Social Science Research Network (SSRN) is a collaborative research network for distributing social science research results from scholars around the world in a number of specialized research networks. Library subscribes to the following specialized research networks: Accounting Research, Economics Research, Financial Economics, Corporate Governance, Humanity (including Classics, Literature, Music & Composition, Philosophy and Rhetoric & Communication), Legal Scholarship, Management Research.

Statista Search guide in HTML format

Statista provides statistical data on many topics including media, business, finance, politics, society, technology and education. Sources include market reports, trade publications, scientific journals, and government databases. Data can be accessed by searching or browsing by industry, topic, country, digital market or infographic.

Taylor & Francis eBooks Search guide in PDF format Permitted Use

Provides access to ebooks in subject areas such as Business and Management, Economics, Media and Communication, English Language and Linguistics, Mathematics and Statistics etc.

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.

Teacher Reference Center (via EBSCO)

Teacher Reference Center provides indexing and abstracts for more than 280 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators.

The Times Literary Supplement Historical Archive, 1902-2014 (via GALE) Search guide in PDF format Permitted Use

The TLS historical archive provides access to the full text of the Times Literary Supplement 1902 through 2014. It includes more than 300,000 reviews, letters, poems and articles.

udn Library Search guide in HTML format Permitted Use

see udn讀書館 udn Library

Wanfang Data Search guide in PDF format

see 萬方數據 Wanfang Data

Wanfang Video Search guide in PDF format

see 萬方視頻 Wanfang Video

Web News (via EBSCO)

This collection includes over 14,000 feeds covering a range of business and general news topics.

Westlaw Asia Search guide in HTML format

Westlaw Asia is an online legal research service which provides a unique collection of legal and regulatory information. The collection includes case law, legislation, law reviews, treaties, and directories Hong Kong, Asia, United Kingdom and Australia.

Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS)

WRDS is a web-based data management system which provides access to numerous financial, economic and marketing data sources. Available datasets include: CRSP. Users need to apply for an individual WRDS account.

Wiley Online Library Search guide in PDF format Permitted Use

Wiley Online Library offers ebooks in a wide coverage of subjects. The Library currently provides access to around 5,000 ebooks in three main areas, namely "Business, Economics, Finance & Accounting", "Humanities" and "Mathematics & Statistics".

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

see 慧科新聞 WiseNews / WiseSearch

World Scientific eBooks Search guide in PowerPoint format Permitted Use

World Scientific eBooks are electronic versions of World Scientific print titles. Currently, the Library has access to three collections, namely Asian Studies and Social Sciences, Business and Economics Collection 2013 to 2017.



CSMAR Solution research database provides data on the China stock markets and the financial statements of China's listed companies.
CSMAR數據庫 (China Stock Market & Accounting Research Database) 參照涵蓋中國證券、外匯、宏觀、行業等經濟金融主要領域,是投資和實證研究的工具。

udn讀書館 udn Library Search guide in HTML format Permitted Use

It is an eBook platform that provides full-text access to Chinese eBooks published in Taiwan with subjects covering Chinese language & literature, history of China, social science, business and more.

中國經濟社會大數據研究平台 China Statistical Yearbooks Database (via 中國知網 CNKI) Search guide in PDF format

(Former title : 中國統計年鍳數據庫 China Statistical Yearbooks Database) It is a large-scale database integrating statistical resources, data analysis, multi-dimensional statistical indicators, quick retrieval and research support.
(舊題名 : 中國統計年鍳數據庫 China Statistical Yearbooks Database) 中國經濟社會大數據研究平台由中國知網 (CNKI) 出版,是一個集統計資源,數據分析,多維度統計指標,快捷檢索及決策支持研究等功能於一體的大型統計資料數據庫。

中文集献 Chinamaxx 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.

中華數字書苑 Apabi 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.

全球學術快報 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.

北大法寶 PKULAW Search guide in PDF format

It includes Laws & Regulations and Cases in full-text and the table of content of Legal News, Legal Forum, and Gazettes. Library has subscribed to the following databases: Laws & Regulations Database, Judicial Cases Database, Law Journal Database, English Translations Database, Legal Subjects Database, Law Firms Practice & Fabao Online Video.

學術期刊庫 Academic Journal Database (via 中國知網 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+).
(舊題名 : 中國期刊全文數據庫 China Journal Full-text Database & 世紀期刋 Century Journals Project) 學術期刊庫收錄了中國出版的數千種期刊,圖書館購買了以下全文專輯:Series F : 哲學與人文科學 (1915+), Series G : 社會科學Ⅰ輯 (政治軍事與法律) (1994+), Series H : 社會科學Ⅱ輯 (教育與社會科學綜合) (1915+), Series I : 信息科技 (1994+), Series J : 經濟與管理科學 (1994+).

律商網 Lexis China Search guide in HTML format

Lexis China provides Chinese laws, regulations, case analysis, newsletters, articles and legal tools.
律商網 Lexis China 是律商聯訊 LexisNexis 在中國的法律信息數據庫。


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慧科新聞 WiseNews / Wise Search Search guide in PDF format Search guide in PDF format

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

華藝線上圖書館 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 Humanities, Social Sciences, Natural Sciences, Applied Sciences and Medical and Life Sciences.

華藝電子書 iRead eBooks Search guide in PowerPoint format Permitted Use

iRead eBooks provide 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, Computers, etc.
收錄超過 5,600 種於臺灣出版的電子書 ; 內容涵蓋工商管理、經濟、自然科學、社會、語言及文學、藝術、電腦等。

萬方數據 Wanfang Data Search guide in PDF format

Provides access of more than 3,000 academic journals published in China covering the subject areas of Arts, Philosophy, Social Sciences, Economics and Finance, Education, Literature, etc.
提供在中國出版的 3,000 多種學術期刊,涵蓋藝術、哲學、社會科學、經濟與金融、教育、文學等學科領域。

萬方視頻 Wanfang Video Search guide in PDF format

The resource provides access to over academic videos in Chinese language, covering a wide range of subjects including economics, management, history, literature, humanities and social sciences. Library has purchased "世紀大講堂" & "開卷八分鐘" series.


Hong Kong Economic Times newspaper (經濟日報) which is a digital version of the daily print newspaper. Please request login information at Services Counter.
網站 是一個多元化內容平台,重點提供專業的財經、地產及宏觀經濟分析。