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Remote access to electronic resources

LRC's subscribed electronic resources such as eBooks and eJournals are accessible outside the CIC/HKIC network via OpenAthens by eligible CIC/HKIC staff and students. Eligible users only need to complete a simple authentication with their email username and password (xxxxxx@cic.hk/ @hkic.edu.hk/@connect.hkic.edu.hk) to browse electronic resources on any device (A3) anytime, anywhere.

  • English eBook
EBSCOhost is an English eBooks library which comprises ebook titles of building information modelling, new engineering contract, business management and big data etc. The books are available for online reading or for downloading to personal computers and mobile devices.
  • Chinese eBook
 
HyRead offers Chinese eBooks, including construction, technology, humanities, fiction, language and literature. Patrons can thread the HyRead platform to read eBooks and eMagazines.
 
iRead eBooks offers Chinese books, including literature, fiction and books on academic and design etc. Patrons can download an iRead eBooks APP on mobile device to read ebooks anytime, anywhere.
 
 
Superbookcity is an eBooks library comprising ebook titles published in Hong Kong and the Mainland. It provides access to a wide range of subjects such as culture, social sciences and sports etc. Patrons can download an Apabi Reader for reading.
 
CNKI eBooks library includes book series with great influence in the mainland and publishing masterpieces. The books are both historical, informative and research-oriented, covering the fields of philosophy and humanities, education and social sciences, and engineering science and technology etc.
 
 

Trial Databases 

The Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc. offers a free trial of the following two databases. Eligible HKIC members can access the resources within campus network. Please send your comment regarding their usefulness in teaching and learning to lrc@hkic.edu.hk before the trial session ends.

Britannica Academic includes Encyclopædia Britannica and Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus that provides fast, reliable and convenient access to high quality content.
(Expires on 6 June 2022)
 
 
Britannica Image Quest provides access to 3 million images from over 60 of the world’s best and most respected image libraries. All images are rights clearance for educational use with sourced information.
(Expires on 6 June 2022)
 
 
 
Last Updated:2022-05-13
 
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