& Upgraded Library Electronic Resources
practice of IELTS & TOEFL online (New)
The Library has recently subscribed
to a self-access e-learning resource on IELTS
and TOEFL from English-to-go. The software contains
hundreds of listening, reading, writing and grammar
exercises based on news articles from Reuters. Users
may study general English or prepare for the tests.
HKBU current staff and students can log-in with the
user name and password displayed on the screen.
The exercises can be accessed at the
(Remark for concurrent user license:
3 users may access the software at the same time).
Analytical WebBase (Upgraded)
Replacing Analytical Abstracts with
4 concurrent users on WebSPIRS from SilverPlatter, Analytical
WebBase from Royal Society of Chemistry provides
unlimited access to meet your information
need. The database covers over 250 international journals
and includes the full content of Analytical Abstracts
from 1980 to date. It provides comprehensive coverage
of new analytical techniques and applications that have
been reported in the world's literature.
3. Film Index International
Index International Online provides indexing
of over 100,000 films and biographical information for
over 40,000 personalities. Its rich content also includes
coverage of international film awards and prizes as
well as searchable plot summaries and full cast and
crew lists. The version on CD-LAN will be removed.
You can also access the newly subscribed
library e-resources on the library homepage at: http://www.hkbu.edu.hk/lib/new/newdbs.html
ensure proper configuration of your PC when accessing
Library-subscribed electronic resources. Should
you need assistance, please call the Reference Desk
at 3411-7363 during library service hours, or submit
your inquiries through "Ask a Librarian" web inquiry
service at <http://www.hkbu.edu.hk/lib/others/ask.html>.