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e-Databases - By Tag: Arts
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ARTbibliographies Modern (ABM) Download User Guide

Provides abstracts of journal articles, books, essay, exhibition catalog, PhD dissertations, and exhibition reviews on all forms of modern and contemporary art.



Biography in Context Download User Guide

It is a biographical database on several hundred thousand people in a broad range of subject areas. It provides a wealth of information on science, multicultural studies, business, politics, government, history, entertainment, sports, arts and literature.



Complete Classics Collection of Ancient China (Gu Jin Tu Shu Ji Cheng) Download User Guide

It is an online collection of classics of Chinese literature and culture, from ancient China through the Qing Dynasty. It covers works on astronomy, geography, history, philosophy, literature, politics, economics, art, education, agriculture, medicine, and more. The Online Database includes full-text and images of Chinese classics and it is searchable by keywords and subjects.



Design and Applied Arts Index

It currently contains over 130,000 annotated references from more than 500 design and craft journals published since 1973, and data on over 55,000 designers, craftspeople, studios, workshops, firms etc., making the largest database of its kind in the world.



eLibrary Curriculum Edition (CE) Download User Guide

It is an online collection of scholarly journals, magazines, newspapers, transcripts, e-books and multimedia resources designed for schools and libraries to supplement research. It also offers comprehensive and integrated literary resources through the ProQuest Learning: Literature. Students and researchers could also find valuable historical reference material covering global history from ancient times to the present day in the History Study Center.



Grolier Online Download User Guide

Grolier Online comprises of 5 databases: Encyclopedia Americana, Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia, The New Book of Knowledge, The New Book of Popular Science, and Lands and Peoples. It includes the fields of arts, social sciences, geography, history, philosophy, religion, sports and entertainment, science and technology, etc.



HyRead e-Magazine Download User Guide

More than 100 Chinese e-magazine titles are subscribed through "HyRead ebook" with wide subject coverage in arts and literature, business and management, computer and information science, entertainment, home economics, language learning, modern trends, parenting, science and technology, sports, travelling as well as news reports. They are accessible to the library card holders of the Hong Kong Public Libraries for online reading or downloading to personal computers and mobile devices.



OmniFile Full Text Mega Download User Guide

OmniFile Full Text, Mega Edition provides a wide range of research resources. It contains full text of articles from over 3,100 publications dating back to 1994. It also contains abstracts and indexing from nearly 5,100 publications as far back as 1982. The subjects covered include applied sciences, art, education, humanities, law, social sciences, technology, etc.



ProQuest 5000 Download User Guide

It is an integral collection of databases in arts, business, health & medicine, history, literature & language, science & technology, and social sciences, etc. It provides access to current and historical information from all kinds of reference resources, e.g., newspapers, journals, charts & tables, photos and figures, etc.



ProQuest Historical Newspapers: South China Morning Post (1903-1996)

Provides searchable, full-text and full-image articles of back issues of South China Morning Post from 1903 to 1996. User can search the entirety of the newspaper not only the news article, but also advertisements, editorials, cartoons, and photographs.

The following e-databases are available for access via Internet with the library account.
The availability of e-databases is subject to change without prior notice.

The following e-databases are available for access via Multimedia Information System (MMIS) & this webpage only.
The availability of e-databases is subject to change without prior notice.

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