Borrowing Privileges of Year 4 Final Students will be ended on 30 Jun 2014

Library Notice
Please note that year 4 final students can no longer borrow Library materials or access online databases remotely after 30 June 2014, but may still enter the Library and use the facilities until 31 August 2014. Please note that application for alumni library card is available. For details, please access the Library website or contact Library staff.
圖 書 館 通 告
今屆畢業的四年級生,於二零一四年六月三十日後將不能再借閱圖書館資料及在館外使用線上資料庫,但仍可進館閱讀及使用設施,直至二零一四年八月三十一日為止。如有需要, 可申請校友圖書館證,詳情可參閱圖書館網頁或向職員查詢。
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New Title List – CSIDS Titles 新書目列表 – CSIDS書目

CSIDS Titles
Collection Sharing and Information Discovery System (CSIDS) is designed to facilitate faculty members and students to find and access the library and e-book collection among the five tertiary institutions including The Open University of Hong Kong, Caritas Institute of Higher Education, Chu Hai College of Higher Education, Tung Wah College and Shue Yan University.  The five participating libraries are collaboratively acquiring a number of e-books to enrich digital content. For details, please click here to know more.
Now CSIDS is under construction, University Library lists out the acquired e-book titles for browsing.  It is located at the option “CSIDS Titles” of menu item “Collections” at library website.   Library user with a valid account is welcome to access e-book and read.  If you are interested, please click here to start.
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”館藏共享及資源發現系統”(即Collection Sharing and Information Discovery System, CSIDS)主要協助香港公開大學、明愛專上學院、珠海學院、東華學院及樹仁大學等五間專上院校共建立一套電子館藏供教職員及學生作分享及搜尋之用。五間圖書館將會合作定期添購電子書以豐富該系統館藏,,詳盡資料請按此處獲取(祇限英文)。
由於該系統現正建設中,大學圖書館將已購買的電子書的書目整理,讀者可透過本館主網頁項目”Collections”底下的子項目”CSIDS Titles”瀏覽,歡迎擁有有效戶口的讀者使用電子書及閱讀。如有興趣者,請按此處開始。

New Databases

You can access these new databases via the Library website.

1. South China Morning Post Digital IP Access Program

The database brings the editorial content of the South China Morning Post online edition together with breaking news and videos. It also allows users to retrieve any article, image or key word published in the database in the past 10 years. Users can also sub-select by subject and section category.

2. ProQuest Dissertations & Theses (Abstract & Index): Subset A (Humanities & Social Sciences Collection)

ProQuest Dissertations & Theses (PQDT) includes nearly 3 million searchable citations to dissertations and theses from around the world from 1743 to the present day together. Each dissertation published since July 1980 includes a 350-word abstract written by the author. Master’s theses published since 1988 include 150-word abstracts. Abstract & Index for Dissertations and Theses are sourced from 700 leading academic institutions worldwide. Our library subscribes Abstract & Index version Subset A (Humanities & Social Sciences Collection) only.


PsycCRITIQUES is a full-text database with tens of thousands of incisive book and film reviews from 1956 to present. It provides users with insight on publications from psychological perspective allowing them to choose relevant reading material, to select appropriate course materials, and more.

4. Journal Citation Reports Social Sciences Edition

Journal Citation Reports offers a systematic, objective means to critically evaluate the world’s leading journals, with quantifiable, statistical information based on citation data. By compiling article’s cited references, JCR helps to measure research influence and impact at the journal and category levels, and shows the relationship between citing and cited journals. Our library subscribes Social Sciences editions.

The Library has other databases available for HKSYU users; further information can be found here.

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