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The availability of e-databases is subject to change without prior notice.



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.



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.



China Academic Journals Full-text Database (CJFD) Download User Guide

It offers access to thousands of full-text journals published in the Mainland dating back to 1994. The subjects covered include literature, history, philosophy, politics, military affairs, law, education and sociology, economics and management, basic sciences, engineering and technology, agriculture, medicine and hygiene, electronics and information science.



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 Students and researchers could also find valuable historical reference material covering global history from ancient times to the present day in the History Study Center.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.



New York Times (ProQuest 5000) Download User Guide

It provides information of New York Times in full-text from 1980 to present.



OECD iLibrary Download User Guide

OECD iLibrary is the online library of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). It contains all books and papers published by the OECD since 1998, the vast collection of statistics, with data going back to the 1960's and the content published by the International Energy Agency (IEA), the Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA), the OECD Development Centre, the Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA), and the International Transport Forum (ITF). The database covers wide range of themes including Agriculture and Food, Development, Economics, Education, Employment, Energy, Environment, Finance and Investment, Governance, Industry and Services, Social Issues, Migration and Health, Nuclear Energy, Urban, Rural and Regional Development, Science and Technology, Taxation, and Trade.
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Opposing Viewpoints in Context Download User Guide

Opposing Viewpoints in Context provides a complete one-stop source for information on social issues: the facts as well as the arguments of each topic's proponents and detractors. Unique features include Viewpoint articles — frameworks that allow students to explore each topic's many facets — and exclusive electronic access to Thomson Gale's Information Plus series featuring statistics and government data placed in context.



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.

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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