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Last Update: 16 Feb 2005

 

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Dictionary.com

Translator - Dictionary.com

Webster's Online Dictionary

Hyperdictionary

Merriam-Webster Online

wordIQ.com

Encyclopedias

 

Communication Theory, Oxford Journals Online

JECH Online

Looksmart

Philosophy

 

Digital Libraries with full-text archives

Centre for Positive Practices

Library search: Bond Univerity [Basic Search]

The ACM Digital Library: Hong Kong Consortium, The ACM Portal

 

Search Engine Guides

Starting page

 

Philosophy

An essay concerning "Human understanding", by John Locke, 1690

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, edited by Edward N. Zalta

Philosophy in Cyberspace

Philosophy Site Search Engine

Philosophy Search Engines

ephilosopher

The international directory of online philosophy papers

Pincipia Cybernetica Web: Principia Cybernetica tries to tackle age-old philosophical questions with the help of the most recent cybernetic theories and technologies.

 

 

E&OSH Publications

HSE, Research Reports

NOHSC Publications, Australia

 

     

Searching The HK Polytechnic University

  

Note: Some of the following sites are for use by licensed network users only. However they are accessible in the PolyU Library through various computer terminals or campus staff network.

 

Search Facility for Research Projects, PolyU

Web-based Search Facility for Research Projects. Developed with the assistance of the ITS, this user-friendly facility is provided for staff members of the above departments to search our Research Information System for projects held by PolyU researchers and administered by the RO to facilitate their research collaboration.

 

WebSPIRS

Multiple databases Searching for Occupational Safety

 

Archive of OSH-UK 1985+ (CD ROM Database)

 

Archive of OSH-UK 1994+ (CD ROM Database)

 

Electronic Database

Index to Theses Theses & Dissertation

 

Subject Guide to Electronic Databases

Abstract Databases - - Title List

Fulltext / Partial fulltext Databases - - Title List

 

Slide Database

Slide Image Database System

 

Engines

  

Search Facility for Research Projects, PolyU

Web-based Search Facility for Research Projects. Developed with the assistance of the ITS, this user-friendly facility is provided for staff members of the above departments to search our Research Information System for projects held by PolyU researchers and administered by the RO to facilitate their research collaboration.

 

Scirus

You can now view abstracts and pay per article on the journal source "ScienceDirect"

Free campus access to full-text articles/documents is also available. (Webmaster's choice)

 

Google

Web search. Also supported by Stanford and Linux Search. (Webmaster's choice)

 

Google EHS Search

OSU Online 'Environmental Health & Safety' Search through 'Google'

 

Google Answers (Beta)

Google Answers gives you access to more than 500 approved Researchers. For as little as $2.50 per question they will do your research for you. Google Answers guarantees

 

Infoseek

Web, Usenet. Speedy. Large Database. An upgraded version of Infoseek. http://infoseek.go.com/ (Recent rating by 'Spider's Apprentice: Most Comprehensive Results.)

 

Alta Vista

Web, Usenet. Speedy. Large database. (Highest Overall Usability Rating, rated by 'Spider's Apprentice')

 

HotBot

Web, Usenet. Search controls. Directory. Large database. (Recent rating by 'Spider's Apprentice. Biggest, fastest.)

 

WebSPIRS

Archive of OSH-CD (Campus Library CD ROM Database. Readily accessible in the PolyU Library through various computer terminals or campus staff network)

 

IEE

Page Search, The Institution of Electrical Engineers

 

ILO

Search - International Labour Organization Information Database

 

WiseSearch 慧科資訊搜尋器 ... 讓您於慧科龐大的新聞資料庫內,全面搜尋大中華區內各大報刊的新聞內容。藉著慧科先進的搜索功能及分類技術,讓您在網上搜索新聞更為快捷準確。

 

 

Directories

  

OSHWEB

OSHWEB - Index of Occupational Safety and Health Resources

 

CCOHS

OSH Subject Categories with hundreds of web-links.

 

Yahoo

Most popular directory, image searches.

 

Magellan

Directory plus web reviews, search on reviewed sites.

 

Lycos Top 5%

Best reviewed sites.

 

Webcrawler

Directory plus search.

 

Librarian's Index

Very nice directory, dozens of categories.

 

Search.com

Directory plus links to search engines.

 

Onekey

Good sections on Library and Education plus search.

 

Netguide

Directory and excellent reference pages.

 

PlanetSearch

Engine with links to companies and government pages.

 

The Mining Company

 

More than 500 guides to resources.

LookSmart

Nicely set up directory from Reader's Digest.

 

4Internet

Sort of a consumer yellow pages, but includes Information.

  

 

Indexes

  

Essential Links

Wonderful list of specific links.

 

Argus Clearinghouse

 

A list of lists, or directory of directories.

Reference.com

Search 150,000 newsgroups, mailing lists, and forums.

 

 

Specialty

  

SearchERIC.org

Educational Research, Full Text Library, Search

 

Dejanews

The original and premier Usenet search service.

 

Tile.Net

Lists of mailing lists, newsgroups, ftp sites.

 

Liszt

Directory of mailing lists, by category or search.

 

Four-11

The Internet white pages for finding email addresses.

 

InfoSpace

Directory of people, business, government, cities, more.

 

Medline

U. S. National Library of Medicine, Grateful Med.

 

 

Periodicals

 

The Scout Report

PDF Version

Published both on the web and by email, it provides a convenient way to stay informed of valuable resources on the Internet.

 

Newslink

Links to all media.

 

Enews

News, links to 2,000 magazines, magazine digest.

 

Kansas City Star

News and archives.

 

New York Times

News, searchable archives, book reviews.

 

Washington Post

News and archives.

 

Christian Science Monitor

News and archives.

  

  

Dissertation Information Services

 

UMI ProQuest

Digital Library of Dissertations and Theses

 

 

Encyclopedias

 

Encyberpedia

An Internet encyclopedia.

Wikipedia The free encyclopedia

 

  

Government

  

Fedworld

Gateway to many federal government sites.

Thomas

Legislative information.

U. S. Census

The U. S. Census Bureau.

Fedstats

Gateway to statistics from many government agencies.

American Memory

Library of Congress American Memory.

  

 

Bookstores

  

Amazon.com

Includes reviews of many titles.

 

Barnes & Noble

Lots of books, but no café latte.

 

Alt.Bookstore

Recommendations, used books, best seller lists.

 

Powell's Books

Used, new, hard-to-find, and out of print books.

 

Wordsworth Books

 

Books, interviews.

Bookwire

All kinds of book information.

  

  

Libraries

  

The Internet Public Library

Reference, exhibits, magazines and serials, online texts collection, and web searching

 

National Library of Australia

 

 

National Library of Canada

 

 

The British Library's Online Information

 

 

COPAC

COPAC - Consortium of University Research Libraries Online Public Access Catalogue

 

OPACE

OPACE Online Public Access Catalogue. This free service will allow you to find out what material is held in the major Reference and Document Supply collections of the British Library. In many cases it will also be possible to request copies of document supply material from the Library's Document Supply Centre (BLDSC) at Boston Spa.

 

Southern California Libraries

 

A list of library web sites in Southern California.

Melvyl

The University of California Library catalog.

 

WWW Virtual Library

 

A global encyclopedia.

Virtual Library on Knowledge Management

Contains meta-index of papers, articles and resources on Knowledge Management and related topics.

 

  

  

Media

  

WebOvision

Gateway to hundreds of media sites around the world.

IMDb

Internet Movie Database with reviews.

 

 

News

  

Total News

News with links to major media outlets. Reuters, too.

 

News.com

Emphasis on technical and computer news.

 

     

 

E-Journals

Full-text articles/Journal Papers may be available if accessed through the University's campus network

 

SCIRUS

Science Direct

EBSCO Electronic Journals

Emerald Fulltext

Population Health Metrics

Blackwell Publishing

OVID

 

AAAS, Advancing Science ...

 

 

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Online Journal Services