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LibGenie (Lean Library) Refresh: At the end of May or early June, the tool will undergo a new look with some new features.

Suspension of CNKI database access: As the database provider need to complete database export application based on the Measures for Security Assessment of Outbound Data Transfers of China, it has informed that they will temporarily suspend access to the following databases starting from 1 April 2023.

China Doctoral Dissertations Full-text Database (CDFD) 中国博士学位论文全文数据库 
China Masters Theses Full-text Database (CMFD) 中国优秀硕士学位论文全文数据库 
China Proceedings of Conference Full-text Database (CPCD) 中国重要会议论文全文数据库 
China Statistical Yearbooks Database 中国统计年鉴数据库

The suspension period is approximately 3-6 months. 

Access to China Academic Journals Full-text Database (CAJD) 中国期刊全文数据库 will not be affected.

Question on e-resource access? This FAQ may help. If it doesn’t, you can Ask A Librarian.

What's New / On Trial ?

The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
ACS Symposium Series This link opens in a new window
The series covers a broad range of topics including agricultural and food chemistry, cellulose and renewable materials, chemical education, organic chemistry, polymer chemistry, materials, and many others.

NOTE: New purchase of ebooks published in 2022.
Provides a history of the American people and a testament to the growth of the nation from the colonial period through to the twentieth century.

Note: Includes Parts 1-7
American Mathematical Society (AMS) eBooks This link opens in a new window
via ProQuest Ebook Central

Collection of 330 mathematical eBooks.

Link to User Guide

Note: New purchase of ebooks published in 2020-2023.
Bloomsbury Collections This link opens in a new window
eBook collections covering arts, humanities, and social sciences.

NOTE: New purchase of Philosophy ebooks published in 2020 and Design ebooks published in 2022 and Design 2023.

Cell Press + New journal subscription This link opens in a new window
Provides access to electronic journals across the life, physical, earth, and health sciences.

See here for a list of subscribed journal titles.
CNKI e-Books CNKI电子图书库 This link opens in a new window
Provides access to a 300 over Chinese ebooks.


Note: New purchase of eBooks on oversea Chinese.
Brings together files from five UK government departments to provide researchers with access to detailed, previously classified information on the intelligence services of Britain and her Empire throughout the twentieth century.

Note: Includes An Intelligence Empire - Monitoring the World
Brings together material from within former British colonies and Commonwealth nations, alongside some from former French and Portuguese territories, to provide valuable primary source material created for local audiences by local actors during a period of enormous global change.
Gale China and the Modern World This link opens in a new window
A series of digital archive collections sourced from preeminent libraries and archives across the world, including the Second Historical Archives of China and the British Library. The series covers a period of about 180 years (1800s to 1980s) when China experienced radical and often traumatic transformations from an inward-looking imperial dynasty into a globally engaged republic.

Note: Library subscription includes the following collection:
i. Missionary, Sinology and Literary Periodicals 1817-1949
ii. Records of the Maritime Customs Service of China 1854–1949
iii. Diplomacy and Political Secrets (1869–1950)
iv. Hong Kong, Britain and China, 1841–1951 (New)
v. Imperial China and The West, Part I, 1815-1881 (New)
vi. Imperial China and The West, Part II, 1865-1905 (New)
IET Digital Library This link opens in a new window
A global repository of science, engineering and technology. Online access to more than 174,000 technical papers and around 8,676 eBook chapters from 1994 onwards for all IET journals, magazines, conference publications and seminar digests.

NOTE: New purchase of ebooks published 2019 - 2022. This link opens in a new window
This resource provides over 9,000 technical and professional video presentations from a range of events, lectures, interviews, product demos, seminars and conferences across 10 technology channels, and covers core engineering and technology subjects.

NOTE: New purchase of 2019 - 2022 content.
IOPscience eBooks This link opens in a new window
Browse and search this physics ebook collection.

Note: New purchase of ebooks published 2022 - 2023.
On Trial
Covers 304 journals published during the late Qing dynasty, from 1833-1911.


Note: Includes free trial for Late Qing Dynasty Periodical Full-text Database (Supplement 1) with additions of 226 new journals from 16 Jan 2023 to 15 Jan 2024.

Note: Click "Use " to access the database
National Assembly Digital Library of Korea This link opens in a new window
Made up of resources in the humanities and social sciences as well as parliamentary materials and government publications of foreign nations. Available in Korean, English and Japanese.

Note: Require to install software to print document. See user guide here.

→ Concurrent users: Unlimited
→ Available to current NTU/NIE staff and students | Restricted onsite access for associate members -- please approach the staff at the Lee Wee Nam Library service desk for assistance
Oxford University Press eBooks This link opens in a new window
Features 40,000 over electronic books published by the Oxford University Press. Disciplines covered are humanities, social sciences, and the sciences.

Note: New purchase of eBooks on Economics, Health and Sociology.
ScienceDirect + New premium journal subscription This link opens in a new window
New! Popular
Multi-disciplinary collections of journals and other publications covering life sciences, health sciences, physical sciences and engineering as well as social sciences, humanities and business.

See here for a list of premium journal subscription.

Note: New subscription of eBooks published in 2022 for the following subjects:
Agricultural, Biological, and Food Sciences
Earth and Planetary Sciences
Environmental Science
Materials Science
Social Sciences
Singapore Standards Online This link opens in a new window
Provides access to the full collection of Singapore Standards, including Codes of Practice and Technical References.

→ Note: Only available for view. No printing and downloading.
→ Concurrent users: 10
→ Available to current NTU staff and students only
SPIE Digital Library eBooks This link opens in a new window
eBooks from SPIE, an international not-for-profit professional society for optics and photonics technology.

NOTE: New purchase of eBooks published in 2021 and 2022.
Full-text of journals, books and other publications in the scientific, technical, and medical disciplines.

NOTE: One year subscription of 9,000 eBooks published in 2020-2023 for the following subjects
Computer Science
Browse and search this eBook collection with subject areas spanning from Science, Technology, Engineering and Medicine.

See also: Taylor & Francis Webinars

NOTE: One year subscription of 3,500 eBooks published in 2020-2022 for the following subjects
Artificial Intelligence
Behavioral Sciences
Environment and Sustainability
Health & Society
Industry & Industrial Studies
Urban studies
Times Literary Supplement Historical Archive This link opens in a new window
The complete run of The Times Literary Supplement; for studying and researching literary activity and critical opinion makers of the 20th and 21st centuries.

Note: Added Supplement 2015-2019.
World Scientific Journals and eBooks This link opens in a new window
Multidisciplinary ebooks and journals covering health and physical sciences, social sciences, and the humanities.

Note: Include new purchase of ebooks on Clean Energy, AI and Internet of Things.