HyRead ebook使用說明

HyRead ebook是一個中文電子書平台,支援各類電子裝置:包括個人電腦(PC, notebook computer)及流動裝置(tablet, smartphone)。在個人電腦上,讀者除了可到本館Catalogue/Primo尋找HyRead電子圖書外,亦可以於此網站http://hksyu.ebook.hyread.com.tw/ 瀏覽本館訂購的電子圖書。在流動裝置上,讀者須利用應用程式”HyRead Library”(可在Android的Google Play商店或Apple iOS的 App Store免費安裝),然後直接瀏覽/搜尋本館訂購的電子圖書。如欲閱讀圖書全文,讀者須先登入,才可進行線上閱讀或借閱(借閱功能限於經港澳大學圖書館聯盟購買的書目) ,讀者如以校內網絡連線的電子裝置作線上閱讀可無需登入;此平台還提供其他功能,有關詳情, 請參考手冊

New database

Below is the new database which could be accessed via library website.
1. ACLS Humanities E-Book
ACLS Humanities E-Book (HEB) includes several thousands of full-text, cross-searchable books in the humanities selected by scholars for their continuing importance for research and teaching. The project includes both in-print and out-of-print books and many prize-winning works. It is an ongoing collaboration of the American Council of Learned Societies, various constituent member learned societies of the ACLS and over 100 publishers.
The library has other databases available for HKSYU users, further information can be found here.
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Temporary Suspension of the WisersEnterprise電子剪報 and Wisers Information Portal

Due to the system maintenance of the online database “WiseEnterprise 電子剪報” and “Wisers Information Portal”, all services will be temporarily unavailable on Saturday, 19 December 2015 from 18:00 to 24:00. The services will be resumed to normal after the maintenance. We apologize for any inconvenience. Thank you for your attention.
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New database: DOAB (Directory of Open Access Books)

DOAB (Directory of Open Access Books) is a service of OAPEN Foundation. It aims to increase discoverability of academic, peer reviewed books published under open access license. The directory covers various subjects including arts and architecture, business and economics, history and archaeology, languages and literatures, law and political science, philosophy and religion, social sciences and more.
Users can also follow the below steps to access DOAB:
Step 1: Access HKSYU Library Homepage
Step 2: Click “Online Databases”
Step 3: Select “Alphabetical list” or “Subject list”
Step 4: Select “DOAB”
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New Database: Sociological Abstracts

You can access this new database via the Library website.
Sociological Abstracts
Sociological Abstracts abstracts and indexes the international literature of sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. The database provides abstracts of journal articles and citations to book reviews drawn from thousands of serials publications and also provides abstracts of books, book chapters, dissertations, conference papers and working papers. Cited references are included for many journal articles.
The Library has other databases available for HKSYU users; further information can be found here.
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New Database: Taylor & Francis Social Sciences & Humanities Library

You can access this new database via the Library website.
Taylor & Francis Social Sciences & Humanities Library
The Taylor & Francis Group collaborates with researchers, scholarly societies, universities and libraries worldwide to bring knowledge to life. The Social Sciences & Humanities Library covers over 1,000 scholarly journals of various areas of Humanities and Social Sciences:
o Anthropology & Archaeology
o Arts & Humanities
o Behavioral Science
o Business, Management & Economics
o Criminology & Law
o Education
o Geography, Planning, Urban & Environment
o Library & Information Services
o Media, Cultural & Communications Studies
o Politics, International Relations & Area Studies
o Public Health & Social Care
o Sociology & Related Disciplines
o Sports, Leisure & Tourism
o Strategic, Defence & Security Studies
The Library has other databases available for HKSYU users; further information can be found here.
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