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Global Perspectives: Databases

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Electronic databases provide lists of publications about a particular subject over a specific period of time. Some databases contain full text of publications.


端傳媒 Initium Media (只限50個並發用戶)




Allows users to browse through a collection of global content sources from 200 countries, in 26 languages – including newspapers, continuously updated newswires from Dow Jones and Reuters, journals and magazines, websites, blogs, and multimedia. [6 concurrent users only]


Provides unlimited access to 6,000+ newspapers and magazines from around the world.

South China Morning Post (ePaper edition, latest 30 days)  

South China Morning Post (, past 20 years) 

​慧科新聞資料庫 WiseNews Electronic News Clippings 

端傳媒 Initium Media (只限50個並發用戶)



Films on Demand 

Films on Demand consists of 16,000+ videos, archival films and newsreels in humanities, social sciences, health, science and business & economics

萬方視頻 Wanfang Video

圖書館購買圍繞兩大主題「香港研究」及「社會研究」共66 個視頻,包括以下節目系列:

《文化大觀園》 : 圍繞我們生命中的文化現象、生活、美學及思想等種種課題抒發情懷。

《鳳凰精選》:  一個多元化的專題節目,節目內容包羅萬有,從朝鮮問題,到不丹佛教。

《鳳凰大視野》:  將觀衆關注的歷史及具社會意義的事件全新曝光。

《印象嶺南》 : 節目通過新聞事件、歷史事件和當事人的講述,展示嶺南的科技、經濟、文化、歷史及發展。