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  1. A premier database for the study of modern Asia-Pacific, Asia-Studies online provides access to publications by the region's most prestigious research institutions, bringing together thousands of full-text reports covering business, government, economic and social issues. Country coverage includes all of Asia, Australia/New Zealand, the Americas, Pacific Rim countries, and the Pacific islands. Examples of specific subject coverage include finance, trade, environment, human resources development, best practices in government, fisheries, tourism, education and women's studies, to name a few. The database search engine offers advanced search features, as well as easy browsing by subject, study provider, alphabetical title as well as free text searching. Multi-country and Asia-wide comparisons are also available.

    Available at all libraries and from home.

  2. Factiva.com

    Use Factiva's research products to gain single click access to a deep archive of news and business information that provides a historical, global, and local perspective, which can help you uncover essential information on your prospects, partners or customers easily. 道琼斯和路透社共同拥有的商业新闻信息库 Factiva.com 提供世界级的全球新闻和商业信息。其中文内容来源于中国大陆,香港,台湾,马来西亚,新加坡等地的100多种中文报纸杂志以及行业必读公司报告。在功能上,Factiva.com提供了搜索、跟踪、公司快速查询、股市汇市查询、行业查询,并能根据自己的需要跟踪感兴趣的信息来源、公司、行业和新闻主题。

    Available at all libraries. With unlimited archive access.

  3. Use Factiva's research products to gain single click access to a deep archive of news and business information that provides a historical, global, and local perspective, which can help you uncover past and current events as well as essential information on your prospects, partners or customers easily. 道琼斯和路透社共同拥有的商业新闻信息库 Factiva.com 提供世界级的全球新闻和商业信息。其中文内容来源于中国大陆,香港,台湾,马来西亚,新加坡等地的100多种中文报纸杂志以及行业必读公司报告。在功能上,Factiva.com提供了搜索、跟踪、公司快速查询、股市汇市查询、行业查询,并能根据自己的需要跟踪感兴趣的信息来源、公司、行业和新闻主题。

    The Straits Times & Business Times are available in libraries only. Limited to 50 concurrent access. Available from home with 30 days archive access.

  4. HistorySG is an online resource guide to events that have unfolded in Singapore's history since 1299 to the present. Each event is briefly introduced in a short write-up accompanied by links to related content from the collections of the National Library Board (NLB) as well as that of other agencies and institutions.

    Available at all libraries and from home.

  5. The Informit Humanities & Social Sciences Collection is a multi-disciplinary Collection that provides access to fresh perspectives in the arts, communication, education, history, linguistics, politics and more. This is an essential resource for students, teachers and researchers seeking a critical resource for comparative regional studies.

    Available at all libraries and from home.

  6. JSTOR provides online access to archived contents of important scholarly journals, mainly in the humanities and social sciences. Researchers are able to retrieve high-resolution, scanned images of back issues of journals and pages as they were originally printed. Existing titles are updated and new titles are added on an ongoing basis.

    Available at all libraries and from home.

  7. MusicSG is a non-profit digital archive set up to digitise, archive and provide access to all forms of published Singapore musical works. It assembles a collection of music composed or published by Singaporeans, music produced or published in Singapore, and music related to Singapore. Resources featured are based on collections (e.g. by composers and items related to places in Singapore) and composers. They can be also browsed by genres which include the following Campaign Music, Chinese Classical, Computer Music, Films/TV/Musicals, Folk, Hip Hop/Rap, Indian, Jazz, Malay, National Music, Pop, Religious Music, Rock/Metal, Trance/Techno, Western Classical.

    Available at all libraries and from home.

  8. NORA is a database showcasing over 400 digitised works in the literary, performing and visual arts by prominent Singapore artists. As a source of reference for those interested in Singapore arts, NORA aims to digitally preserve Singapore’s arts heritage and create awareness about Singapore’s arts and culture.

    Available at all libraries and from home.

  9. NewspaperSG is an online resource of current and historic Singapore and Malaya newspapers. You can search our digital archive of newspapers published in Singapore, or find information on over 200 newspaper titles in the National Library's microfilm collection.

    Unlimited archive access is via the multimedia media stations at the libraries. Full article access from home (watermarked) is from 1831 to 1989 only.

  10. PERIND is an index to periodical literature relating to Singapore, Malaysia, Brunei and ASEAN (as an entity), produced by the National University of Singapore. The database covers core journals, ranging from the humanities and social sciences to architecture, building, law and medicine. The articles are mainly in English, with a small number in Malay.

    Available at all libraries and from home.

  11. PictureSG is a collection of pictures, be it photographs or artworks, which provide information about Singapore. It contains NLB’s own pictures, pictures donated to NLB by respective donors and others contributed by our partners. It is a visual treat that allows the discovery of Singapore through images in various categories such as Architecture & Landscape, Arts, Commerce & Industry, Ethic Communities, Events, Geography, Nature, Organisations, Personalites, Politics & Government, and Recreation.

    Available at all libraries and from home.

  12. Through journals, trade publications, news/wirefeeds and more, ProQuest Asian Business and Reference offers detailed information on companies, economies, markets, and overall business conditions throughout the Eastern Hemisphere.

    Available at all libraries and from home.

  13. ProQuest Central is the largest single periodical resource available, bringing together in a smart interface, 30 complete databases covering over 160 subject areas, including Business, Health & Medical, Social Sciences, Education, Science and Technology, as well as core titles in the Performing and Visual arts, History, Religion, Philosophy, and Language and Literature, and includes thousands of full-text newspapers.

    Available at all libraries and from home.

  14. ProQuest Education Journals gives users access to over 1,300 top educational publications, including full text for over 1000 titles. It covers not only the literature on primary, secondary, and higher education but also special education, home schooling, adult education, and hundreds of related topics.

    Available at all libraries and from home.

  15. EIU Viewswire delivers daily critical analysis of the economic, political and financial market developments for 205 countries. It offers country-specific data and forecasts of key international events.

    Available at all libraries and from home.

  16. ProQuest Newsstand enables users to search the most recent global news content as well as archives which for some newspapers stretch back into the 1980s. Users may select from a number of product bundles covering international, national or regional newspaper, or select standalone titles. ProQuest Newsstand features nearly 2000 newspapers, newswires, blogs, and news magazines including more than 1300 sources in active full text format.

    Available at all libraries and from home.

  17. OxResearch delivers succinct articles analyzing economic and political developments worldwide, and evaluates issues within a coherent political, social, and economic framework. The objective, multidisciplinary articles are compiled by an international network of over 1,000 faculty members at Oxford and other leading universities, as well as think-tanks and other institutions of international standing. It offers more than 30,000 articles covering world and regional economic and political developments of major significance.

    Available at all libraries and from home.

  18. ProQuest Religion offers users in-depth coverage of religious issues and perspectives, covering formal theological studies and commentary on topics of general interest from the perspectives of specific religions. It covers 150 journals, with many in full-text and titles from religious publishing bodies and nondenominational organisations.

    Available at all libraries and from home.

  19. This database provides rankings of the top 1000 Singapore companies and SMEs, and the 50 fastest growing companies in Singapore. It also contains annual audited financial performance of Singapore’s top corporations. Information includes statistical data on Sales/Turnover, Net Profit and Return on Equity.

    Available at all libraries and from home.

  20. Discover Singapore through images digitised from printed sources, including rare imprints from the Singapore National Library's collection as well as from the British Library's Oriental & India Office Collection.

    Available at all libraries and from home.