These free trials are provided by database vendors. Please make use of the opportunity to trial these resources and forward any comments through the Electronic Resources Evaluation Form.

Ovid Web Gateway to Medicine and Health Related Databases
(trial period: until 15 June 2007)

Ovid Web Gateway is a powerful web-based commercial tool to search bibliographic databases covering a wide range of disciplines. Multiple online databases can be searched simultaneously using the same search engine through Ovid. Medicine and health related databases arranged for this trial are listed below. You can also click on Database Field Guide for the scope of each database. (Please be reminded that most of the following databases are already subscribed on different platforms.)

Database Field Guide All EBM Reviews - Cochrane DSR, ACP Journal Club, DARE, and CCTR
Database Field Guide AMED (Allied and Complementary Medicine) 1985 to May 2007
Database Field Guide BIOSIS Previews 2007 Week 01 to 2007 Week 22
Database Field Guide EMBASE 1980 to 2007 Week 19
Database Field Guide Ovid MEDLINE(R) In-Process & Other Non-Indexed Citations and Ovid MEDLINE(R)
     1950 to Present
Database Field Guide Ovid MEDLINE(R) Daily Update
Database Field Guide Ovid OLDMEDLINE(R) 1950 to 1965


中國優秀博碩士學位論文全文數據庫 - 醫藥衛生專輯 (China Doctor and Master Dissertations Full-text Database - Medicine & Health Subset)
(Trial period: until 30 June 2007)

中國優秀博碩士學位論文全文數據庫 - 醫藥衛生專輯收錄從1999年至今,全國370家博碩士培養單位的優秀博碩士學位論文。讀者可以中文繁簡體字及英文檢索資料,亦可選擇以多種模式瀏覽全文。讀者須安裝CAJ Viewer 6.0才可瀏覽“在線閱讀”及“整本下載”模式的全文。

China Doctor and Master Dissertations Full-text Database - Medicine and Health subset contains doctoral and master's dissertations of 370 higher education institutions in mainland China. Users can search the database by entering traditional and simplified Chinese characters as well as English characters. Multiple full text modes are available for viewing. CAJ Viewer 6.0 is required to view the full-text format of "Browse Online" and "Download" mode.

A simplified Chinese interface is also available at:

Free trial electronic resources can be accessed on the library homepage at:

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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