Subject Guides: History

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America: History and Life HELP
America: History and Life is a complete bibliographic reference to the history of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present.
   
Archives Direct HELP
It is the suite of collections from The National Archives, of which the section we can access to is from the UK government's archives about Foreign Office Files for China, 1949 to 1980.
   
China: trade, politics & culture, 1793-1980 HELP
This digital collection provides informative English-language sources relating to China and the West, including manuscripts, documents, letters, missionary periodicals and maps.
   
ebrary HELP
It is a collection of eBooks spanning over a large number of subject areas. The Library's subscription enables members of the University to have access to about 27,000 titles of online, full-text books and other authoritative content from more than 200 of the world's leading academic and professional publishers.
   
Historical Abstracts HELP
Historical Abstracts is your complete reference guide to the history of the world from 1450 to the present (excluding the United States and Canada, which are covered in America: History and Life).
   
JSTOR HELP
JSTOR (Journal STORage) is a full-text digital archive of over 670 core scholarly journals, covering 15 subjects, mainly in the humanities and social sciences.
   
Project MUSE HELP
Project Muse provides online access to full-text of over 270 scholarly journals in the arts and humanities, social science and mathematics.
   
SwetsWise  
SwetsWise offers a single point of access to a large and growing range of full-text titles as well as tables of contents and abstracts.
   
World History in Context  
It is a collection of reference, full-text articles from scholarly publications, an array of primary sources, and images, maps and charts which provide research materials for the study of world history.
   
中文社會科學引文索引(CSSCI: Chinese Social Sciences Citation ) HELP
該數據庫收錄社會科學類期刊論文引文索引,不提供全文。它來源期刊超過為490種,涉及的學科範圍包括藝術學、新聞與傳播學、經濟學、教育學、語言學、中國文學、外國文學、歷史學、考古學、哲學、宗教學、政治學、法學、管理學、社會學、民族學、統計學、心理學等社會科學領域。
點選 "包庫用戶入口" 登入
   
中國國家圖書館特色資源 (數字方志)  
該資料庫由中國國家圖書館建設,採用數位圖書館方式,整理、加工編纂清代(含清代)以前的方志資源,具有檢索和全文影像流覽功能。
   
中國期刊全文數據庫 (China Academic Journals Full-text Database)  
可檢索本數據庫所收錄的理工B(化學化工冶金環境礦業)、醫藥衛生、文史哲、政治軍事與法律、教育與社會科學、電子技術及信息科學、經濟與管理七個專輯1994年及以後的全文, 其餘的專輯: 理工A(數學物理力學天地生)、理工C(機電航空交通水利建筑能源)、農業, 只可檢索題錄資料。
   
世紀期刊人文社科精品數據庫 (Century Journals Social Sciences, CJSS)  
本數據庫收錄中國百種社會科學類核心期刊,收錄範圍上溯至創刊號,下及至 1993 年。而有關1994 年及以後的資料,讀者可另檢索 "中國期刊全文數據庫 (China Academic Journals Full-text Database)".
   
台灣人文學引文索引  
此數據庫收錄中國台灣約500種關於文學、歷史、藝術等人文學科的期刊論文引文資料。
   
國學寶典  
本數據庫是經標點整理,可全文檢索的古籍資料庫,收錄從先秦至晚清兩千多年的多種中國傳世古籍。
注意:提供繁簡體瀏覽平台,但只可以簡體字作檢索詞
   
歷史石刻史料匯編  
本匯編版被收錄於 "書同文古籍數據庫" 內,該數據庫提供全文檢索所收錄的石刻文獻資料。請先點擊"跨庫檢索"進行查詢,然後可點擊左側列表的 "歷代石刻史料匯編" 取閱有關全文。
   
瀚堂典藏 HELP
《瀚堂典藏》以小學工具類資料和出土文獻類資料為核心,前者包括大部分小學類典籍和類書類書籍,後者主要有甲骨文、金文、簡帛文、印章、石刻等出土文獻資料。並以此為基礎,提供各種專題文獻。

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Subscribed Online Journals

Australian historical studies

The Australian journal of politics and history

Canadian journal of history

Common knowledge

Comparative studies in society and history

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Subscribed Journals in Prints

American anthropologist

The annual register: a record of world events, 1990Asian survey

China information

China quarterly

The China review

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Dictionaries

Dictionary of American history

Historical dictionary of Hong Kong and Macau

World history : a dictionary of important people, places, and events, from ancient times to the present

World history, from earliest times to 1800

中葡關係史地考證

中國歷史大辭典 : 歷史地理

中學歷史教學辭典

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Encyclopedias

20 century British history

Encyclopedia of American cultural and intellectual history

Encyclopedia of American social history

Encyclopedia of Asian history

Encyclopedia of the modern Middle east

The encyclopedia of the Chinese overseas

中國大百科全書:中國歷史

中國通史=Encyclopedia of China history

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Internet Resources

GENERAL

CHINA

EAST ASIA

EUROPE

MACAU

AMERICA

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Classification System

In the Library collection, most materials on this interdisciplinary topic is classified in the following of Congress call numbers. Useful call numbers: Call numbers for history begin with D, E or F. More specifically:

D History: General and Old World
D-DR History (General), History of Europe
DJK-DK History of Eastern Europe (General): Soviet Union, Poland
DS History of Asia
DT-DX History of Africa, Australia, New Zealand, etc.
E-F History: America (Western Hemisphere)

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Subject Headings

When you search the online catalog by subject, you could use a Library of Congress Subject Heading (LCSH). This makes it easy to find books on the same or similar topics. The main subject headings are listed below.

Asia – History
Canada - History
China – History
China – History – Bibliography
Communication and Culture
Europe – History
History – Dictionaries
History – Dictionaries – Chinese
History – Encyclopedias
History – Handbooks, manuals, etc.
History – Methology
Macau – History – 1987
South Asia – History
United States - History

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