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    Free resources available during COVID-19


    The Library has arranged with the following publishers or platforms who are offering free access to their contents to support online teaching and learning during the COVID period. Please find their links below for access by OUHK staff and students. For enquiries, please contact the following section of the Library:

    - Acquisitions Section (for books): libacq@ouhk.edu.hk

    - Serials & Databases Section (for other materials): libser@ouhk.edu.hk
     

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    Material Type

    Title

    Expiry Date

    Subject Related

    1

    Database

    JSTOR Primary Source Collections

    The four primary source collections from JSTOR include more than 2 million objects.

    19th Century British Pamphlets
    Contains more than 26,000 pamphlets (1603-1900) digitized from collections in seven universities in the UK for the study of sociopolitical and economic factors impacting 19th-century Britain. 

    World Heritage Sites: Africa
    Offers more than 86,000 objects in 30 sub-collections, providing visual, contextual, and spatial documentation of African heritage sites. 

    Struggles for Freedom: Southern Africa
    Consists of 76 sub-collections of primary source materials focusing on colonial rule, the dispersion of exiles, and international intervention.

    Global Plants
    Consists of nearly three million high-resolution type specimens and related materials from community contributors around the world.

    30 December 2020

    African Studies
    Anthropology
    Archaeology
    Architecture
    Area Studies
    Art History
    Botany
    Classics
    Conservation
    Ecology
    Economics
    Education
    Environment
    General Science
    Geography
    Geomatics
    Health Sciences
    Historic Preservation
    History
    Linguistics
    Literature
    Plant Sciences
    Political
    Political Science
    Social
    Southern Africa
    Technological
    Urban Planning
    Visual and Spatial Technologies
    Zoology


    2

    E-Journal

    JSTOR - Public Health Journals

    Free access to the back issues of 26 Public Health journals is available to all.

    30 December 2020


    Aging
    Bioethics
    Epidemiology
    Health Equity and the Culture of Health
    Health Policy and Administration
    Health Promotion
    Occupational and Environmental Health
     

    3

    E-Journal

    JSTOR – Journal Archive Collections

    The Library has arranged full text access to the archives of more than 2,600 academic journals from their volume 1, issue 1 to the moving walls. These JSTOR journal archive collections span 60 subject disciplines across the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences.

    30 December 2020

    Multi-Discipline including
    Anthropology
    Architecture & Architectural History
    Areas Studies (Latin American, Middle Eastern,  Slavic, African, and Asian)
    Art & Art History
    Asian Studies
    Business
    Conservation
    Economics
    Education
    Finance
    Health Sciences
    History
    Jewish Studies
    Language & Literature
    Law
    Mathematics
    Music
    Philosophy
    Political Science
    Psychology
    Public Policy & Administration
    Sociology



    4

    Research Reports

    JSTOR Thematic Collections

    JSTOR thematic collections focus on emerging areas of research. Multiple types of contents such as journals and research reports are available.

    Lives of Literature
    A collection of academic journals devoted to the deep study of writers and texts associated with core literary movements.

    Sustainability
    A collection of academic and open policy research on environmental stresses and their impact on society.

    Security Studies
    A collection including 75 journals, 10 Open Access journals, and up to 20,000 open research reports.


    30 December 2020

    Lives of Literature
    Language & Literature

    Literary Theorists
    Medieval Authors & Texts
    Modernist Authors
    Victorian, Edwardian & Gothic Authors

    Sustainability
    Agricultural Productivity
    Climatology and Atmospheric Lifetime
    Energy Policy
    Environmental Engineering
    Green Infrastructure
    Human Ecology
    Land Conservation
    Natural Resources Law
    Public Health
    Sustainable Economic Development
    Transportation and Infrastructure Planning
    Urban Development and Design
    Water Management

    Security Studies
    Cybersecurity
    Foreign Policy
    Human Security
    International Law
    Military Studies
    Peace & Conflict Studies
    Terrorism & Political Violence

     

     


     

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    Modified Date: Aug 31, 2020



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