Library Science

  • APEC Literature (Informit)

    Jurisdiction: Asia-Pacific

    Description:

    Bibliographic database that indexes published and unpublished items dealing with Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) and related topics.

    Link: APEC Literature

    Coverage: 1992-Oct 2003 (This resource is no longer being updated)

  • ASIANRES (Asian Resources) (Informit)

    Jurisdiction: Asia-Pacific

    Description:

    A Select Directory of Databases (ASIANRES).

    Contains information on selected Asia/Pacific related databases and services.

    Primary focus is research, the social sciences and humanities, and smaller, less commercial, databases that are being developed in the Asia/Pacific region.

    Link: ASIANRES

    Coverage: Coverage to Sept 2001 (This resource is no longer being updated)

  • BERITA – Malaysia/ Singapore/ Brunei/ASEAN Database (Informit)

    Jurisdiction: South-East Asia

    Description:

    Bibliographic database indexing articles from published and unpublished material regarding Brunei, Malaysia, Singapore, or South-East Asia as a whole (when the foci countries are included). Also included are materials regarding the Association of South-East Asian Nations (ASEAN).

    Source documents are monographs, journal articles, articles in books and conference papers.

    Subject coverage includes Anthropology, Archaeology, Architecture, Arts, Biography, Business, Children's Literature, Communications and Media, Demography, Economics, Education, Educational Texts, Environment, Gender Studies, Geography, History, Language and Linguistics, Literature, Law, Library and Information Science, Medicine and Health, Philosophy and Religion, Politics and Government, Science and Technology, and Travel and Recreation.

    Link: BERITA - Malaysia/Singapore/Brunei/ASEAN Database

    Coverage: 1990+

  • Bibliography of Asian Studies

    Jurisdiction: Asia (East, South-East, South)

    Description:

    On-line version of the Bibliography of Asian Studies (BAS).

    Contains records on all subjects (especially in the humanities and the social sciences) pertaining to East, Southeast, and South Asia published worldwide.

    Link: Bibliography of Asian Studies

    Coverage: 1971+ (Updated regularly)

  • PDIP – Indonesian Learned Periodicals Database (Informit)

    Jurisdiction: Indonesia

    Description:

    Bibliographic database indexing articles and conference proceedings on the sciences in Indonesia, as well as seminar papers on science and technology that were organised in Indonesia.

    Coverage: PDIP indexes more than 1,280 journals ranging from the humanities and social sciences, physical sciences, and pure and applied sciences.

    NB: PDIP data is mostly in Indonesian, except for the subject terms contained in the "Subject" type fields, which are in English.

    Link: PDIP - Indonesian Learned Periodicals Database

    Coverage: 1980-Sept 2002 (This resource is no longer being updated)

  • PERIND – Periodical Index (Informit)

    Jurisdiction: South-East Asia

    Description:

    An index to periodical literature relating to Singapore, Malaysia, Brunei and ASEAN (as an entity), produced by the National University of Singapore.  Note: PERIND started as an index to periodical literature, but beginning from mid-1997, it also covers book chapters and conference papers (both published and unpublished).

    Subject coverage: Humanities, Social Sciences, Business, Management, Building, Architecture, City Planning, Law, and Medicine.

    Covers more than 250 core journals.  Articles are mainly in English, with a small number in Malay.  They include book reviews, review articles, editorials, letters, speeches, lectures, interviews, obituaries, panel discussions, commentaries, legislation notes, case notes and clinical case studies.

    Most citations date from 1980, though medicine is covered from 1975 and law from 1932.  Beginning from mid-1997, the database also covers book chapters and conference papers (both published and unpublished).

    Link: PERIND - Periodical Index

    Coverage: 1980-Sept 2007 (This resource is no longer being updated)

  • Singapore Malaysia Collection (SMC) (Informit)

    Jurisdiction: Singapore, Malaysia, Brunei

    Description:

    Bibliographic database that indexes and abstracts items from published and unpublished material relating to Singapore, Malaysia, Brunei and ASEAN (as an entity).

    Link: Singapore Malaysia Collection

    Coverage: 1900-Sept 2007 (This resource is no longer being updated)