New database : Social Work Online

The Library is pleased to launch the following database:

Social Work Online

Social Work Online is a multimedia resource that combines video with relevant text content to illustrate the complex and challenging realities social work students will face as practitioners. This collection provides over 100 hours of video and 50,000 pages for students to understand and the best way to serve their future clients’ needs.  

The library has other databases available for HKSYU users, further information can be found here

Hong Kong Shue Yan University Library

13-05-2021

New database : Behavioral and Mental Health Online

The Library is pleased to launch the following database:

Behavioral and Mental Health Online

With more than 2,500 videos and almost 3,500 books, documents, and transcripts. Behavioral and Mental Health Online is a fundamental resource for studying and teaching in the areas of behavioral and mental health. This ever-growing multi-media resource includes clinical mental health demonstrations, video of real clinical mental health sessions, largest amount of DSM-5®/ICD-10 video content, documentaries on the human condition, psychotherapy transcripts, client narratives, reference works, clinical mental health textbooks and workbooks, psychological experiments and more.  New content added quarterly.

The library has other databases available for HKSYU users, further information can be found here

Hong Kong Shue Yan University Library

13-05-2021

New database : Academic Video Online

The Library is pleased to launch the following database:

Academic Video Online

Academic Video Online contains over 70,000 titles of the award-winning documentaries, field recordings, interviews, lectures, and training videos. The subjects are included Business, Counselling, Film, Health, History, Music, etc. There are lots of useful resources to all types of patrons for educational use.

The library has other databases available for HKSYU users, further information can be found here

Hong Kong Shue Yan University Library

13-05-2021

New database : Gale: Digital Archive of F.O. 233 from National Archive (UK) – Papers of British Consulates and Legation in China (1727-1951)

The Library is pleased to launch the following database:

Gale: Digital Archive of F.O. 233 from National Archive (UK) – Papers of British Consulates and Legation in China (1727-1951)

This collection contains miscellaneous papers and reports from the British legation and consulates in China. Specifically, it comprises a catalogue of embassy archives, 1727 to 1859; trade and intelligence reports; records of legal proceedings; miscellaneous papers, some in Chinese, of the Chinese Secretary’s Office; an entry book of papers relating to the East India Company in China; claims arising from Sino-Japanese hostilities, 1927 to 1940; accounts; circulars, etc.

The library has other databases available for HKSYU users, further information can be found here

Hong Kong Shue Yan University Library

13-05-2021

New database: 大成老舊期刊全文數據庫

The Library is pleased to launch the following database:

大成老舊期刊全文數據庫

《大成老舊刊全文數據庫》,以收藏1949年前期刊為特點,收藏種類多、內容涵蓋廣、珍本孤本收集較全,使用簡單便捷,目前已收藏數字化期刊7000多種,13萬多期,是研究近代史學、文學、政治學、法學、社會學、經濟學以及各個學科史等學術研究的數據庫工具。

The library has other databases available for HKSYU users, further information can be found here

Hong Kong Shue Yan University Library

13-01-2021

New database : 端傳媒

The Library is pleased to launch the following database:

端傳媒 / Initium Media
《端傳媒》是一家總部位於香港,面向全球華語讀者的原生網絡新聞機構。端傳媒以手機應用程式和網站為平台,以原創深度報導和數據新聞為特色,深入剖析大中華地區及國際事務。   自2015年上線以來,《端傳媒》已獲得超過45個新聞或攝影大獎。在2017和2018年連續兩屆於亞洲出版業協會(SOPA)「卓越新聞獎」摘獲六項大獎,蟬聯華文媒體之最。2020年,在被喻為亞洲人權新聞報導最高榮譽的「人權新聞獎」中,亦取得兩項優異獎。

The library has other databases available for HKSYU users, further information can be found here

Hong Kong Shue Yan University Library

13-01-2021

Expanded access to JSTOR

To support libraries, faculty, and students with online research and instruction during COVID-19, JSTOR expanded HKSYU library’s access to JSTOR’s content:

Through August 31, 2020:

Through December 31, 2020:

  • Full archive expanded access program including access to all Arts & Science Collections, Thematic Collections, and Primary Source Collections not currently licensed at no additional charge.

HKSYU Library

07/07/2020

Trial database: 中國經濟社會大資料研究平臺 (簡稱: 統計年鑒資料庫)

The following trial database has been activated for our library:

1. 中國經濟社會大資料研究平臺 (簡稱: 統計年鑒資料庫)
中國經濟社會大資料研究平臺由中國知網(CNKI)出版,是一個集統計資料資源整合、資料深度挖掘分析及多維度統計指標快捷檢索等功能於一體的彙集中國官方歷年發佈重要資料的大型統計資料資料庫。收錄了建國以來中國已出版發行的395種權威統計資料。其中,仍在連續出版的統計年鑒資料有150多種,內容覆蓋國民經濟核算、固定資產投資、人口與人力資源、人民生活與物價、各類企事業單位、財政金融、自然資源、能源與環境、政法與公共管理、農民農業和農村、工業、建築房產、交通郵電資訊產業、國內貿易與對外經濟、旅遊餐飲、教育科技、文化體育、醫藥衛生等行業領域,是中國最大的官方統計資料集合總庫。

Users are welcome to access the trial databases through here
If you have any comment about the trial databases, please send to pcomment@hksyu.edu


Hong Kong Shue Yan University Library

256 Textbooks Freely available on ScienceDirect during the COVID-19 pandemic

256 textbooks in ScienceDirect are freely available to  HKSYU users until 31 August 2020.  These textbooks provide foundational information in a range of fields spanning across Science, Technology, Medicine and Social Science, including Computer Science, Math/Statistics, Chemistry, Engineering, Health Sciences, Life Sciences, Psychology, Security, Forensics, Finance, etc. Please find the detailed title list for your reference.

Trial database: 尚儀近代華文書籍暨圖像資料庫

The following trial database has been activated for our library:

1. 尚儀近代華文書籍暨圖像資料庫
尚儀近代華文書籍暨圖像資料庫收錄自1900年至1949年期間,在中國大陸所出版的繁中圖書,全文數量約12萬種,未來將持續增加。書籍種類包含了人文思潮、社會研究、政治法律、史地教育、翻譯文學…等等,均有詳細分類,絕大部份具有全文檢索功能,並提供線上全文閱讀、目錄瀏覽、縮圖瀏覽、全文檢索、列印…等功能。

Users are welcome to access the trial databases through here
If you have any comment about the trial databases, please send to pcomment@hksyu.edu

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