Electronic Resources - Upgraded Platform

Subject Specific Databases on ProQuest & CSA Platform Merged

Subject-specific databases such as MLA International Bibliography, IIMP International Index to Music Periodicals, ABI/INFORM Global, Environmental Sciences & Pollution Management, Sociological Abstracts on ProQuest & CSA platform are merged under the all-new ProQuest platform with an improved search interface and expanded access to the databases. The new platform provides you enhanced search experience as follows:

  • A single search box to search across multiple databases;
  • Allows searching multiple databases within the subject group at one time;
  • Narrow down search results easily by facet browsing under source type, subject terms, year, and language;
  • Search within the result;
  • Article preview pop-up to reduce clicking to unwanted articles;
  • Built-in cite this feature to create a bibliography on the fly;
  • Share favorite article to social networking site;
  • Translate an article to other languages.


You can access the newly subscribed library e-resources on the library homepage at: http://www.hkbu.edu.hk/lib/new/resources.html

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 <http://www.hkbu.edu.hk/lib/support/ask.html>.


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