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e-Databases - By Tag: Encyclopedia
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AccessScience Download User Guide

Features the McGraw Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology and weekly late-breaking news articles. Covers all areas of science and technology plus full-text features of biographies, news, learning resources, study guides and many other related sites.

 

 

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.

 

 

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.

 

 

Science in Context Download User Guide

"Science in Context" is a curriculum-oriented science database that provides a resource for science related needs. Subjects covered include Earth Science, Environmental Science, History of Science, Life Sciences, Physical Science, Science and Technology, Science as Inquiry and Space Science etc. The database contains more than 300 full-text periodicals ranging from general-audience magazines to scholarly academic journals; and contains more than 15,000 multimedia images and audio and video clips. The database also links to more than 500 authoritative web sites. "Science in Context" includes spotlight articles that highlight interesting science news and biographies. In addition, the database includes 49 reference titles with the online edition of Gale Encyclopedia of Science, Macmillan Library Reference, and U.X.L Encyclopedia of Science etc.

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.
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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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