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- Academic search premier (EBSCO)
"multi-disciplinary database provides full text for more than 4,600 journals, including full text for nearly 3,900 peer-reviewed titles."--Provider description.
Indexing and abstracting for more than 8,000 journals. Search can be limited to book reviews.
- Bibliography of Asian studies (BAS)
Provides citations on all subjects (especially humanities and social sciences) pertaining to East, Southeast, and South Asia published worldwide since
1971 in western-language periodical articles, individually authored monographs (through 1991 only), chapters in edited volumes, conference proceedings, anthologies, Festschriften, etc. Updated regularly.
- Cambridge histories online
Provides full text online access to the complete 250-plus volumes of Cambridge Histories reference series. Covers political, economic and social history,
philosophy and literature of selected countries and subjects.
- CHANT (CHinese ANcient Texts)
Created by the Institute of Chinese Studies (ICS) of the Chinese University of Hong Kong, it comprises 6 full-text databases: 1. Oracular Inscriptions
on Tortoise Shells and Bones; 2 . Excavated Wood/Bamboo and Silk Scripts; 3. Bronze Inscriptions; 4. the Entire Body of Extant Han and Pre-Han (pre-220 AD) Traditional Chinese Texts; 5. Traditional Chinese Texts of Wei Jin and Northern and Southern Dynasties (220-589 AD); 6. the Entire Body of Extant Chinese Encyclopedias (Leishu), which is forthcoming.
- Chinese text project
Includes various Chinese texts of philosophical, historical, or linguistic interest from the pre-Qin era through to the Han dynasty and beyond. English
and modern Chinese translations are provided when copyright allows.
- Dictionary of Asian mythology
Duxiu.com is a full-text search engine/database which covers Chinese publications from the early 1930s to the present, including books, journals, newspapers,
theses, web pages, conference proceedings, and video.
- Expanded academic ASAP
Provides indexing, abstracts, and selected full text for 3,500+ scholarly journals and general interest periodicals embracing all academic disciplines
(citations only for The New York Times). Search can be limited to book reviews.
Successor to Dow Jones News Service, Factiva provides access to global news and business information, including newspapers, same-day newswires, company
reports, and media programs. Usage info: Licensed for 4 simultaneous users. Access info: Historically Factiva only worked with IE version 5 or higher. Since then, several other browser options have been added.
Classroom Instruction (for training classes only)
- Google Scholar
Coverage: IMPORTANT. Use the FindText@Notre Dame link _under_ the citation, _not_ the one to the right, which often doesn't link to resources ND has licensed.
Google Scholar is Google's new search engine that focuses on academic content. Google Scholar indexes peer reviewed articles, abstracts, books, theses,
pre-prints, and technical reports from academic publishers, universities, pre-print repositories, professional societies, and other scholarly organizations.
- Han dian
Founded in 2004 as a free online Chinese character/word query website, Han Dian aims to preserve Chinese cultural heritage and to promote Chinese language
study and research. As of June 2013, Han Dian is on its fourth revision. With all contents from LongWiki, Han Dian is modelled after Wikipedia, i.e., the public can participate in building and developing its online databases. The resources provided here include: Chinese Dictionary, Chinese Phrase Dictionary, Idiom Dictionary, Chinese Poetry, Han Dian Calligraphy, Practical Aids Appendix, and Han Dian Tools. The unique feature in Han Dian's Chinese Dictionary is that it offers not only a detailed history of each Chinese character, but also explanations from Kangxi Zi Dian and Shuo Wen Jie Zi. The website also has link to LongWiki's Han Dian Gu Ji where a digital collection of nearly 40,000 Chinese classics is available for users to explore.
- HathiTrust Digital Library
A digital repository for the nation's great research libraries that brings together the immense collections of its partner institutions. It was initially
conceived as a collaboration of the thirteen universities of the Committee on Institutional Cooperation, the University of California system, and the University of Virginia to establish a repository for those universities to archive and share their digitized collections, and quickly expanded to include additional partners with fast growing treasure of digitized collections.
HathiTrust Frequently Asked Questions
- Hesburgh Libraries Online Catalog (Aleph)
This is the Hesburgh Libraries online catalog, which also allows access to other MALC catalogs, and includes the full holdings of the Hesburgh Libraries
of Notre Dame.
Offers interdisciplinary content to support scholarship and teaching in such areas as humanities, social sciences, and sciences.
- LexisNexis academic
Provides full-text documents from over 5,600 news, business, legal, medical, and reference publications, covering current news, business information, company
directories, federal and state laws, regulations, legal cases, etc.
- Literature resource center
Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary
Literary Criticism Select, and Dictionary of Literary Biography; selected full text from Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism, Literature Criticism from 1400 to 1800, Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism, and Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism; includes full text articles from numerous literary journals and periodicals.
- MDBG free online Chinese English dictionary
This is a free service for everyone who is interested in Chinese. It is constructed by using two publicly available dictionaries (Unihan 3.2 & CEDICT),
integrating them in one search interface. It offers some features not found in most other online Chinese dictionaries.
- Minguo shi qi qi kan quan wen shu ju ku (1911-1949)=Chinese periodical full-text database (1911~1949)
- MUSE (see Project MUSE)
Searchable collection of scholarly journals and ebooks in the humanities, arts and social sciences.
- New York times (ProQuest historical newspapers)
Coverage: 1851-three years before present
Provides full-page and article images with searchable full text for the New-York daily times (1851-1857) and the New York times (1857-2008). Includes digital
reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.
Find academic journal articles along with books, movies, music and other library materials. This search includes a broad selection of articles from a wide
variety of subjects. The library materials include Hesburgh Libraries, Kresge Law Library, and other nearby libraries where Notre Dame students, faculty and staff have borrowing privileges.
- Oxford bibliographies online.
Offers peer-reviewed annotated bibliographies on China across all disciplines. Bibliographies are browseable by subject area and keyword searchable.
- Oxford language dictionaries online
Fully searchable bilingual (with English) dictionaries for Chinese, French, German, Italian, Russian, and Spanish. Look up words and phrases and get translations.
Usage info: Licensed for 3 simultaneous users.
- Oxford reference.
Brings together digitized entries from Oxford's Dictionaries, Companions and Encyclopedias, spanning multiple subject areas.
- PAIS (ProQuest)
Contains citations and abstracts to articles, books, government publications, research reports and conference papers on issues of social and public policies,
including politics, government, economy, marine policy, and law. Includes content from PAIS Archive and PAIS International.
- Project Muse
Searchable collection of scholarly journals and ebooks in the humanities, arts and social sciences.
- Project Muse ebook collections
Coverage: 2012-2016 complete collections
A collection of scholarly books published by University Presses in the areas of humanities and social sciences.
- ProQuest dissertations and theses database, full text
Coverage: 1861- (Indexing); 1980- (Abstracting dissertations), 1988- (Abstracting theses), 1997- (Full-text dissertations, where available)
Provides information about doctoral dissertations and master's theses, with subject, title, and author access to almost all American dissertations accepted
at an accredited institution since 1861. Offers full text for most dissertations (Notre Dame and other) added since 1997. Access info: Access to full text (PDF) of Notre Dame dissertations since 1997, restricted to users with valid Notre Dame NetIDs.
- ProQuest political science
Full-text access to selected journal literature of political science and international relations, including such topics as comparative politics, political
economy, international development, environmental policy, and hundreds of related topics.
Contains citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books, and technical reports in the field of psychology and psychological aspects
of related disciplines including medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, anthropology, business and law.
- Shen bao
Shen Bao ç³å ± (1872-1949), known in English as Shanghai News, was one of the first modern Chinese newspapers. The Shen Bao Digital Archive includes
a complete run of this newspaper--256,000 issues. It is full-text searchable, and contains scanned images of original newspaper pages.
- Siku quanshu
Si ku quan shu represents a massive heritage from thousands of years of Chinese civilization. Includes more than 3,000 works of literature, classics, history
and philosophy. Electronic edition of the print Wenyuange edition, compiled 1773-1782. Fully searchable by keyword, author, title, subject. Usage info: Licensed for one simultaneous user.
- Wan Qing qi kan quan wen shu ju ku (1833-1911)=Late Qing dynasty periodical full-text database (1833-1911)
- Web of science
"... accesses multidisciplinary databases of bibliographic information gathered from thousands of scholarly journals. The databases are indexed so you
can search for specific articles by subject, author, journal, and/or author address. Because the information stored about each article includes the article's cited reference list (often called its bibliography), you can also search the databases for articles that cite a known author or work."--Tutorial screen.
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A worldwide union catalog created and maintained collectively by more than 9,000 OCLC member institutions. With millions of online records built from the
bibliographic and ownership information of contributing libraries, it is the largest and most comprehensive database of its kind.
- Zhong yang yan jiu yuan Han ji dian zi wen xian
A growing full-text database of hundreds of titles and millions of "characters of materials pertaining to the traditional Chinese classics" --from About
- Zi lin yang xing zhong ying wen bao zhi quan wen shu ju ku (1850-1951) = North-China Daily News & Herald Newspapers and Hong Lists.
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- News sources, Historical, Non-U.S. (1)
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