Trial Databases

Academic Search Ultimate

Academic Search Ultimate offers students an unprecedented collection of peer-reviewed, full-text journals, including many journals indexed in leading citation indexes.
Trial period: Mar 15, 2017 - June 15, 2017
 
Access World News Research Collection 2017 Edition

Features the full-text version of nearly 11,000 sources of U.S. and global news sources, most available online exclusively through NewsBank. Designed in collaboration with academic librarians, this primary resource solution supports a wide range of academic disciplines, including political science, journalism, English, history, environmental studies, sociology, economics, education, business, health, social sciences and more.
Trial period: April 3, 2017 - May 5, 2017
 
Business Source Ultimate

Business Source Ultimate works for your students like a solid business plan – it offers an unprecedented wealth of peer-reviewed, full-text journals and other resources that provide historical information and current trends in business that spark discussion on future developments and changes in the business world. Plus, Business Source Ultimate has a winning formula: Business students learn about accounting, finance, banking, marketing, management and much more with one comprehensive package that also includes full text of journals found in key subject indexes.
Trial period: Mar 15, 2017 - June 15, 2017
 
China from Empire to Republic: Missionary, Sinology, and Literary Periodicals (1817-1949)
Trial period: April 24, 2017 - May 31, 2017
 
East India Company

East India Company offers access to a unique collection of India Office Records from the British Library, London. Containing royal charters, correspondence, trading diaries, minutes of council meetings and reports of expeditions, among other document types, this resource charts the history of British trade and rule in the Indian subcontinent and beyond from 1600 to 1947.
Trial period: April 10, 2017 - May 5, 2017
 
eBook Subscription Comprehensive Academic Collection

Offering more than 150,000 e-books, this collection includes titles from leading university presses such as Oxford University Press, MIT Press, State University of New York Press, Cambridge University Press, University of California Press, McGill-Queen's University Press, Harvard University Press and many others. Additional academic publishers include Elsevier, Ashgate Publishing, Taylor & Francis, Sage Publications and John Wiley & Sons.
Trial period: Mar 15, 2017 - June 15, 2017
 
Emerging Markets Economic Data (EMED)

It covers practically all major emerging market and developed countries in the world. Taken together, they provide a comprehensive coverage of economic and financial data on over 90 emerging market economies, as well as on 20 developed countries.
For individual country coverage of each database: • Emerging Americas • Emerging Asia • Emerging CIS • Emerging EMEA • Eurostat • G7 & Europe

Download and install the software “dXtime (Data Trial)(http://datatrial.dxtime.net/static/install/dxtime_we.exe)” to browse the databases.
Name : umac
Organisation : University of Macau
Email address: lib_acq@umac.mo
Serial number: 1B40A-0C6FB-5B71A-6062C-DC58D

Trial period: April 27, 2017 - May 31, 2017
 
Foreign Broadcast Information Service Daily Reports 1941-1996

Foreign Broadcast Information Services (FBIS) has been the principal historical record of global open source intelligence for more than half a century. The original mission of the FBIS was to monitor, record, transcribe and translate intercepted radio broadcasts from foreign governments, official news services, and clandestine broadcasts from occupied territories. The mandate expanded to include all forms of media, and eventually grew to become the largest single repository of news as it was originally published around the world.
Trial period: April 3, 2017 - May 5, 2017
 
Global Commodities

This resource brings together manuscript, printed and visual primary source materials for the study of global commodities in world history. The commodities featured in this resource have been transported, exchanged and consumed around the world for hundreds of years. They helped transform societies, global trading operations, habits of consumption and social practices.
Trial period: April 10, 2017 - May 5, 2017
 
HS Talk - The Business & Management Collection

The Business & Management Collection has almost 1,000 lectures, case studies, bite size case studies and project interviews. Lecturers and presenters are leading academic experts and practitioners from commerce and industry. This provides researchers will immediate access to top researchers and practitioners from around the world. These are the same types of people who researchers would like to travel to see at international conferences or invite to give guest lectures.
Trial period: Mar 7, 2017 – May 31, 2017
 
IMF IFS

Download and install the software “dXtime (Data Trial)(http://datatrial.dxtime.net/static/install/dxtime_we.exe)” to browse the databases.
Name : umac
Organisation : University of Macau
Email address: lib_acq@umac.mo
Serial number: 1B40A-0C6FB-5B71A-6062C-DC58D

Trial period: April 27, 2017 - May 31, 2017
 
Joint Publications Research Service 1954-1994

This unique collection—fully searchable for the first time—features English translations of foreign-language monographs, reports, serials, journal and newspaper articles, and radio and television broadcasts from regions throughout the world. With an emphasis on communist and developing countries, this digital edition of Joint Publications Research Service (JPRS) Reports, 1957-1995, contains a wealth of hard-to-find social science, scientific, and technical materials translated from many languages.
Trial period: April 3, 2017 - May 5, 2017
 
One Belt One Road Reference Source
Trial period: Feb 22, 2017 – Apr 30, 2017
 
SAGE Research Methods Suite

SAGE Research Methods Suite (SRM Suite) includes SAGE Research Methods (SRM), SAGE Research Methods Cases (SRMC) and SAGE Research Methods Datasets (SRMD).
Trial period: Nov 10, 2016 - Nov 30, 2017
 
Shakespeare in Performance

Shakespeare in Performance showcases rare and unique prompt books from the world-famous Folger Shakespeare Library. These prompt books tell the story of Shakespeare’s plays as they were performed in theatres throughout Great Britain, the United States and internationally, between the seventeenth and twentieth centuries.
Trial period: April 10, 2017 - May 5, 2017
 
Socialism of Film

This collection of films from the communist world reveals war, history, current affairs, culture and society as seen through the socialist lens. It spans most of the twentieth century and covers countries such as the USSR, Vietnam, China, Korea, much of Eastern Europe, the GDR, Britain and Cuba.
Trial period: April 10, 2017 - May 5, 2017
 
SOSHOO (搜數)

搜數網是北京精訊雲頓數據軟件有限公司為廣大用戶精心推出的專門面向統計和調查數據的專業垂直搜索網站,搜數網秉承中國資訊行“信息銀行 信息共享 利益共享”的理念,彙集了中國資訊行自92年以來收集的所有統計和調查數據,內容全面、權威、可靠。同時,搜數網使用簡潔易懂的檢索界面,提供多樣化的搜索功能,增強了用戶檢索數據的全面性和準確性,方便用戶及時查找數據信息。
試用限期:2017年3月13日至6月14日
 
一帶一路數據庫

社科文獻出版社作為最早進入“一帶一路”相關出版領域的出版社,持續策劃並出版中國社會科學院“一帶一路”研究、絲路學研究、全球智庫論中國等主題出版系列,涉及政治學、經濟學、社會學、文學、語言學、歷史學等眾多學科,全面彙聚國內“一帶一路”權威研究成果。截至2016年9月,“一帶一路”資料庫共收錄相關學術著作2000餘本,學術報告3.5萬餘篇,累計總字數6.5億字。資料庫全面覆蓋3大主題出版系列,收錄相關研究領域9大熱點專題,力圖展示“一帶一路”研究和戰略推進全景。
試用限期:2017年2月17日至4月30日
 
中醫典海

愛如生中醫典海是全新編纂的匯輯歷代中醫藥典籍的大型全文檢索版數字叢書。
試用限期:2017年4月27日至5月24日
 
減貧數據庫

數據庫以全面整合減貧領域學術資源、全方位歸納整理減貧基礎資料為重點,全面整合我社減貧類相關資源,同時與國務院扶貧辦、中國扶貧發展中心、中國扶貧基金會等機構深度合作,共同開發減貧相關資源,為減貧學術研究領域提供理論支持,為政府相關部門提供決策參考,為中國減貧事業提供智力支持,是關於貧困研究的基礎資料庫,學術研究庫。
試用限期:2017年4月1日至5月31日