Newly Subscribed Electronic Resources

ARTbibliographies Modern

ARTbibliographies Modern (ABM) provides abstracts of English and foreign-language journal articles, books, essays, exhibition catalogs, PhD dissertations, and exhibition reviews on modern and contemporary art.

Covered subjects include performance art, video art, electronic art, body art, graffiti, crafts, ceramic and glass art, ethnic arts, museum design, fashion, calligraphy, painting, sculpture, drawing, etc. Entries date back as far as the late 1960s.

DAAI: Design and Applied Arts Index

The Design and Applied Arts Index (DAAI) contains abstracts of articles from more than 500 design and craft journals and newspapers published from 1973 onwards, and data on over 50,000 designers, craftspeople, studios, workshops, firms, etc.

Update of Electronic Resources


More full-text database subsets are now available under ProQuest platform covering a wider range of subject disciplines. Examples of new selected subsets include:

- Accounting & Tax (1971-)
- ProQuest Asian Business (1971-)
- ProQuest European Business (1971-)
- ProQuest Medical Library (1994-)
- ProQuest Religion (1986-)
- ProQuest Science Journals (1994-)
- ProQuest Social Science Journals (1986-)

Journal Citation Reports

Journal Citation Reports 2004 (Science & Social Sciences editions) have been uploaded onto CD-LAN server. In addition, Journal Citation Reports are now subscribed on an annual basis instead of biennial.


SPORTDiscus is now accessible through EBSCOhost platform.

Art Index and Applied Science Index

Two databases, Art Index and Applied Science Index, are migrated to WilsonWeb platform.

Tense Buster

The e-learning software, Tense Buster, is upgraded from CD-LAN to web.

Please 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 <>.


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