This database provides complete coverage of multidisciplinary academic journals. It provides more than 9,000 full text periodicals, including more than 7850 peer-reviewed journals, and also offers indexes and abstracts for more than 13,780 journals.
American Doctoral Dissertations has been expanded to offer greater coverage of 20th century research as well as access to full text. It includes more than 172,000 theses and dissertations in total, including 80,000 new citations for theses and dissertations from 1902 to the present.
As a leading database for the study of art and architecture, Art & Architecture Complete was designed for use by a diverse audience that includes art scholars, artists, designers, college students and general researchers. This comprehensive database provides full-text coverage of periodicals and books, as well as cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts for academic journals, magazines and trade publications and books.
Britannica Online® delivers fast and easy access to high-quality, comprehensive information. The rich combination of the insightful Encyclopædia Britannica plus Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, magazines and periodicals, and many other research tools provides the variety of reliable sources that students need to consult when conducting thorough research—all from one resource.
Britannica Image Quest provides selected images from over 40 of the World’s best image libraries. With over 30 subject categories available.
In terms of premium content, peer-reviewed sources and business related journals, Business Source Complete offers comprehensive full-text coverage plus indexing and abstracts for the most important scholarly business journals, dating back as far as 1886.
Covers the research and development spectrum of the computing and applied sciences disciplines. It contains collected knowledge on traditional engineering challenges & research, and is a resource for research concerning the business and social implications of new technology.
Full-text access to a collection of 116 e-books published by various publishers and made available via EBSCO. The platform enables full text searching within a particular e-book or across titles, a selection of tools to assist users to navigate, annotate, bookmark and save searches for future use.
Concurrent users: ONE
ebrary Academic Complete is a collection of eBooks spanning over a large number of subject areas, such as business & economics, humanities, science & technologies and social sciences from the world's leading academic and professional publishers. The Library's subscription enables IFT staff and student to have access to about 110,000 titles of full-text e-books.
Designed for educators, administrators, and those seeking professional development resources, this bibliographic and full-text database covers scholarly research relating to all areas of education.
ERIC, the Education Resource Information Center, contains more than 1.3 million records and links to more than 323,000 full-text documents dating back to 1966.
Emerald Emerging Markets Case Studies (EEMCS) is an online collection of peer-reviewed case studies focusing on business decision making and management development throughout key global emerging markets. Cases are written by case writers working in or closely with developing economies, offering local perspectives with global appeal.
Besides, there are teaching notes exclusively for IFT academic staff to download. For the access right, please contact Library at 8598-3071 or email us.
Full-text access to a collection of 22 e-books published by various publishers and made available via Gale Virtual Reference Library. With ReadSpeaker technology, the platform allows text to be read aloud to users and downloaded in MP3 format. The platform also provides tool for user to have on-demand content translation into 19 languages.
Concurrent users: Unlimited
This comprehensive resource draws on the connections between the environment and a variety of disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health and technology. Topics covered include global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling and more.
Hospitality & Tourism Complete covers scholarly research and industry news relating to all areas of hospitality and tourism. This collection contains more than 828,000 records, with coverage dating as far back as 1965. There is full text for more than 490 publications, including periodicals, company & country reports, and books.
IFT library has full access to The Business & Management Collection of over 900 online video lectures and case studies by acknowledged leading world experts.
Topics include marketing, global management, leadership, finance, operations, strategy and more.
This resource provides full text of hundreds of journals, books and other published sources from around the world. Produced by Whitston Publishing (an imprint of EBSCO Publishing), this database includes all data from Humanities International Index plus unique full-text content, much of which is not found in other databases. Humanities International Complete includes full text for more than 1,230 journals.
Full-text access to a collection over 3900 e-books published by the world’s leading academic and professional publishers in the area of tourism, hospitality and catering, humanities, health science, language, business and management, etc.
Containing full text for hundreds of the world's most respected, scholarly law journals, Legal Collection is an authoritative source for information on current issues, studies, thoughts and trends of the legal world.
Created by librarians for librarians, this database also includes chapters in collected works such as conference proceedings, and library school theses and pamphlets. Library Literature & Information Science Full Text provides PDF page images of all full-text articles, including charts, graphs, photos, and other important graphical information with coverage dating as far back as 1970.
Advancing into new areas with titles such as Journal of Social Marketing, Journal of Historical Research in Marketing and Journal of Islamic Marketing. Titles indexed by Thomson Reuters (ISI) include European Journal of Marketing, endorsed by the Academy of Marketing, and International Marketing Review, which is one of only two international marketing journals with a Thomson Reuters (ISI) impact factor above 1.00.
Designed specifically for high school libraries, MAS Ultra School Edition contains full text for hundreds of popular high school magazines covering a wide-range of subject areas including history, science, careers, and more.
Designed to offer current news through a collection of periodicals, academic journals and other content pertinent to the increasing needs for all branches of the military and government. This collection provides full text for hundreds journals and periodicals. The database also offers indexing and abstracts for hundreds of journals.
Newspaper Source provides cover-to-cover full text for more than 40 national (U.S.) and international newspapers. The database also contains full text for more than 300 regional (U.S.) newspapers.
OAPEN Library (Open Access)
The OAPEN Library contains freely accessible academic books, mainly in the area of Humanities and Social Sciences. OAPEN works with publishers to build a quality controlled collection of Open Access books, and provides services for publishers, libraries and research funders in the areas of dissemination, quality assurance and digital preservation.
OECD iLibrary (Open Access)
OECD iLibrary is the online library of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) featuring its books, papers and statistics and is the gateway to OECD’s analysis and data.
Note: This is a free access modules, all book and journal content is available to read only with no functionality. No print, download, copy or paste, and no linking to other related reports and downloading of statistics via statlink.
Open Access Journals - OMICS Group (Open Access)
OMICS Group International through its Open Access Initiative is committed to make genuine and reliable contributions to the scientific community. OMICS Group hosts over 300 leading-edge peer reviewed Open Access Journals and organizes over 100 International Conferences annually all over the world. OMICS Publishing Group journals have over 3 million readers and the fame and success of the same can be attributed to the strong editorial board which contains over 25000 eminent personalities that ensure a rapid, quality and quick review process.
Open Access Library (Open Access)
Open Access Library search engine features free access to 263,385 academic articles.
Oxford Dictionaries provides access to more than 350,000 modern English definitions and entries, 600,000 synonyms and antonyms, and a vast bank of over 1.9 million real English example sentences showing words as they are used in today's English. With a comprehensive writing skills section, a vocabulary builder, and fully searchable versions of US Hart's Rules, Garner's Modern American Usage, and Pocket Fowler's Modern English Usage, Oxford Dictionaries offers expert guidance for all levels of English users, from learners to linguists.
Library has subscribed titles from PATA available in fulltext, please click here to see these titles.
Concurrent users: Unlimited
This database serves as the central resource for researchers at all levels. Covering more than 160 subjects areas. ProQuest Central is the largest aggregated database of periodical content. This award-winning online reference resource features a highly-respected, diversified mix of content including scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, books, newspapers, reports and videos.
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global is the world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1743 to the present day and offering full text for graduate works added since 1997, along with selected full text for works written prior to 1997. It contains a significant amount of new international dissertations and theses both in citations and in full text.
PsycARTICLES is a definitive source of searchable full-text, peer-reviewed scholarly and scientific articles in psychology. The database contains more than 40,000 articles from 56 journals - 45 published by the American Psychological Association (APA) and 11 from allied organizations. It includes all journal articles, letters to the editor and errata from each journal. Coverage spans 1985 to present.
It is a full-text database of books and chapters from the American Psychological Association (APA). The content of which is accessible through Ovid’s online platform, that allows users to view tables of contents and locate book chapters in PDF form (by clicking “Ovid Database PDFs”).
This database provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications. Regional Business News incorporates coverage of more than 80 regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.
Multimedia Library has subscribed the Business, Management and Accounting Category with backfiles (back to volume 1, issue 1) which covers renowned journals of more than 100 titles in full text.
For the titles of backfiles, please refer to
Scientific Research Publishing (Open Access)
Scientific Research Publishing (SCIRP) is an academic publisher of open access Journals. It also publishes academic books and conference proceedings. SCIRP currently has more than 200 open access journals in the areas of science, technology and medicine.
Sport, Leisure and Tourism Collection is a one-stop site hosting journals, eBooks, abstract databases and reference works published by Taylor & Francis, Routledge, Psychology Press and Informa Healthcare. Recently, we had subscribed their Sport, Leisure & Tourism Category that covers more than 40 fulltext journal titles.
For the list of journal titles, please refer to http://www.tandf.co.uk/libsite/pdf/subjects/sport/titlelist_collection.pdf
SpringerOpen (Open Access)
SpringerOpen is Springer's portfolio of fully open access journals and books, covering all areas of science. The entire content published with SpringerOpen is freely accessible online immediately upon publication. SpringerOpen views open access to research as essential in order to ensure the rapid and efficient communication of research findings.
Full-text access to a collection of 25 e-books published by renowned imprints such as Routledge. Unlike many of our eBook platforms, most titles on this site can be downloaded to the user's device as a PDF copy of the full book.
Available at no charge, Teacher Reference Center (TRC) provides indexing and abstracts for 280 peer-reviewed journals.
Journal Citation Reports® offers a systematic, objective means to critically evaluate the world's leading journals, with quantifiable, statistical information based on citation data. By compiling articles' cited references, JCR helps to measure research influence and impact at the journal and category levels, and shows the relationship between citing and cited journals.
Library has 2015 Edition.
There is an international readership with contributions from researchers in more than 40 countries, with a paper downloaded every minute worldwide. Featured titles include the International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management indexed by Thomson Reuters (ISI) and celebrating its 25th anniversary, and Tourism Review, the world's oldest journal in the field.
The UNWTO Elibrary is an information source offering an unparalleled coverage of research and information in the area of tourism . The subject areas reflect all important themes moving the tourism sector and include, among other, ecotourism, sustainable development, finance and investment, risk and crisis management, market research, tourism statistics and poverty alleviation. The UNWTO Elibrary contains books, journals and statistical reports by country and by indicator.
UNWTO Elibrary includes more than 1245 publications on tourism - the biggest collection of publication in the field of travel and tourism - and 900 tables with:
Contains 120 000 free downloadable documents in six official languages covering all UNESCO fields of competence since 1945 and most of the publications edited by the Organization.
WiseEnterprise (maximum number of concurrent access : 15)
WiseEnterprise is an intelligent media monitoring solution customized for specific business needs. It delivers timely, relevant and comprehensive news and market information that every business can trust in decision making, managing crisis and formulating brand strategies.
In the WiseEnterprise platform customized for Macau Academic Library Alliance (MALA), you can browse and search by 7 special topic folders as below.
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中文電子期刊服務(Chinese Electronic Periodical Services, CEPS)為收錄兩岸中文出版之期刊全文資料庫。內容主題豐富完整，橫跨五大學科：人文學、社會科學、自然科學、應用科學、醫學與生命科學類等五大類別學科主題。
慧科新聞資料庫(WiseNews) (最多同時登入人數: 15)