Past News & Events

清代史料文獻 (Trial)

2024-04-23 15:30 | News


Remark: 試用期間,每天列印額度100 頁

Expiry date: 31 May 2024

DynaMed (Trial)

2024-04-18 08:40 | News

DynaMed is a clinical decision support point-of-care reference tool.  It combines current clinical evidence with guidance from experts.

Expiry date: 31 May 2024

尚儀近代華文書籍暨圖像資料庫 (Trial)

2024-04-17 09:47 | News


Expiry date: 31 May 2024

民國近代史料資料庫 (Trial)

2024-04-16 10:10 | News


Expiry date: 31 May 2024

清代外交檔案匯編 (Trial)

2024-04-15 15:41 | News


Remark: 試用期間,每天列印額度100 頁

Expiry date: 31 May 2024

晚清洋務運動史料匯編 (Trial)

2024-04-15 15:39 | News


Remark: 試用期間,每天列印額度100 頁

Expiry date: 31 May 2024

中國歷史文獻總庫. 紅色文獻數據庫 (China Revolution Literature Database) (Trial)

2024-04-15 11:38 | News


Remark: 試用期間,每天下載額度100篇

Expiry date: 12 June 2024

The Economist Historical Archives, 1843-2020 (Trial)

2024-04-12 16:40 | News

The archive of The Economist covering global content on business, scientific, technological, cultural developments and issues.

Expiry date: 31 May 2024

UpToDate (Trial)

2024-04-11 11:38 | News

UpToDate is an evidence-based clinical decision support resource which provides the latest medical information across 25 specialties. It covers over 11,800 medical topics to provide answers to clinical questions and assists point-of-care decision making. It also contains patient education, clinical calculators, drug information, and a drug interactions tool (powered by Lexicomp®).

Remark: To access the database, you will need to register an individual account on the platform.

Expiry date: 11 May 2024

[Extended!!] OWS Inspiration Challenge – What’s Your Takeaway? Join and Win a Prize!

2024-04-02 08:30 | News

Great news! We're extending this challenge.
More time to visit, share, and win exciting prizes!

Have you ever noticed the students’ success stories featured in the PolyU Outstanding Work by Students (OWS) Showcase? Now's your chance to learn from them, share your insights, and win a fantastic prize!

Our OWS Showcase, in both physical and online forms, covers two types of student works: (1) exceptional individual or group works that achieve internal or external recognition, and (2) motivational social innovation projects that contribute towards societal betterment.

The learning-to-learn experiences behind the exemplary student works are documented to foster knowledge sharing in the PolyU community. Let’s get inspired by your peers and join this inspiration challenge!


  1. Read through a student story in the OWS Showcase on Library Podium Floor or OWS portal.
  2. Share how the story inspires you on your own Facebook/Instagram account, including:
    (a) An image OR a video featuring the OWS story
    (b) A brief explanation (40+ words) about your takeaway
    (c) Add hashtags #PolyUOWS and #PolyULibrary
  3. Email a screenshot of your post to with the subject line “Submission for OWS Inspiration Challenge”. Provide your name and student ID in the email.
  4. The Challenge is open to PolyU students. Each participant can submit one entry only.


Submissions will be accepted until 30 April 2024.


Submissions will be evaluated based on creativity, originality, and constructiveness. All satisfactory entries will be recognized with a Gold, Silver, or Bronze category, each receiving a book voucher prize (Gold - $300, Silver - $200, Bronze - $100).

Should you have further enquiries, please contact us by email at

Don’t miss this opportunity to get inspired and stand a chance to win!