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New & Cancellation of Databases in the Electronic Library (2022)

30-12-2021

In consultation with the Schools, the Library has conducted an annual review on database subscriptions for 2022. Changes on subscribed databases are listed below.

New subscription
From now on, the following databases will be available for access in the Electronic Library.

  1. Business Insights: Global (Provider: Gale)

This is a source for international business intelligence offering convenient way to find case studies, in-depth statistical data coupled with deep research, and the ability to compare global economies, countries and industries.

  1. Gale Reference Complete (Provider: Gale)

Gale Reference Complete provides access to Gale’s primary and secondary source databases. It provides access to over 50 databases, including Archives Unbound, Gale Academic OneFile Select, Gale Power Search and much more.

  1. Mango Languages (Provider: Mango Languages)

This is a language-learning website providing over 70 world language courses. Users can use it as a guest or sign up a personal account by using their University email address to record learning progress. An APP version is also available. Users need to use their personal account created via the Web version to log into the APP version.

  1. Net Languages - Methodology for Teachers (Primary and Secondary) (Provider: Net Languages)

This is an online English teacher training courses designed for primary and secondary school or adult teachers. Users are able to learn how to teach English or refresh their knowledge of current methodology.

  1. 中國期刊全文數據庫. 工程科技 (化學/冶金工業/環境/礦業) (Provider: CNKI)

在這個系列中,讀者可找到超過980本中文學術性期刊全文,涵蓋化學、石油天然氣工業、材料科學、礦業工程、金屬學及金屬工藝、冶金工業、安全科學與災害防治、環境科學與資源利用等科目。

  1. 端傳媒 = Initium Media (Provider: 端傳媒科技(香港)有限公司)

端傳媒提供其原創調查報導和數據新聞,以新聞專業的立場,解析大中華地區及國際事務,提供專業新聞內容。

讀者亦可下載APP版本,但需要使用正校園(MC)、賽馬會校園(JCC)及賽馬會健康護理學院(IOH)提供的無線網絡服務(Wi-Fi)以連接資源。

To access the databases, type in the database name in LibSearch, then click "Online access".

Cancellation
Effective from 1 January 2022, the following databases will no longer be available from the Electronic Library.

  1. 北大法寶. 司法案例 (Provider: 北大英華科技. 北京大學法制信息中心)
  2. 北大法寶. 法律法規 (Provider: 北大英華科技. 北京大學法制信息中心)
  3. 北大法寶. 法學期刊 (Provider: 北大英華科技. 北京大學法制信息中心)
  4. 北大法寶. 法寶視頻 (Provider: 北大英華科技. 北京大學法制信息中心)
  5. 北大法寶. 專題參考 (Provider: 北大英華科技. 北京大學法制信息中心)
  6. Art full text (H.W. Wilson) (Provider: EBSCO)
  7. Bibliography of Asian studies (Provider: EBSCO)
  8. Design and applied arts index (Provider: ProQuest)
  9. Screen studies collection (Provider: ProQuest)

Effective from 1 April 2022, the following database will no longer be available from the Electronic Library.

  1. Westlaw China (Provider: Thomson Reuters)

If you would like to know more about the available resources in the Electronic Library, please visit the Library Homepage>Finding Resources>Databases.

For assistance, please contact us at 2768 6777 or email to libwww@hkmu.edu.hk.