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LIB130 Locating News Resources. LINGNAN UNIVERSITY LIBRARY Feb 201 4 The PowerPoint can be downloaded at: http://libguides.ln.edu.hk/il_handouts. By the end of this workshop, you will be able to:. use key news databases (Wisenews, Factiva & LexisNexis) to search for news

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Lib130 locating news resources

LIB130Locating News Resources

LINGNAN UNIVERSITY LIBRARY

Feb 2014

The PowerPoint can be downloaded at:

http://libguides.ln.edu.hk/il_handouts


By the end of this workshop you will be able to

By the end of this workshop, you will be able to:

  • use key news databases (Wisenews, Factiva & LexisNexis) to search for news

  • identify the useful new resources in various formats (electronic, print & microform)

  • select the most appropriate resources to retrieve relevant news


Outline

Outline

  • Library Subscribed

    Databases

    • Wisenews

    • HK Newspaper Clippings

    • China InfoBank

    • LexisNexis Academic

    • Factiva

  • Free Internet Resources

    • Government Press Release

    • China News

    • World News

    • Public Opinions

  • Other Resources

    • Microfilm


How to access news databases in the library website

How to access news databases in the Library website?

http://libguides.ln.edu.hk/databases


News databases

News Databases


Wisenews

Wisenews

  • Special Topics / General Topics / Category News (HK)

  • Select news of a specific date range

  • Select news of a specific publication or publication group

  • Sort by news headlines

  • Email, Print, Download and Save to My Temp Folder functions


Wisesearch wisers information portal

WiseSearch– Wisers Information Portal

  • A one-stop news portal

  • Refine search criteria through search panel

  • Search for a particular column

  • Search for author

  • Search for company’s news


Government news

Government news

  • news.gov.hk

    香港政府新聞網

http://www.news.gov.hk/en/index.shtml


Government press release

Government Press Release

  • Basic Search for Press Releases

  • Advanced Search functions

http://www.isd.gov.hk/pr/eng/


Hk newspaper clippings

HK Newspaper Clippings

  • Contents: 1980 - Jun1999

    (1980 - 1995 in microfilm; 1996 - Jun1999 online image)

  • view/print clippings

  • limited by publication

  • printing / saving list

  • browse for topic

  • browse by date

http://proxy1.library.ln.edu.hk:2048/login?url=http://proxy1.library.ln.edu.hk:2048/login?url=http://libcdnet.ln.edu.hk/cdnet/index.htm


Old hk newspaper collection

Old HK Newspaper Collection

  • Provides access to selected news stories that published in Hong Kong from 1853 to 1987.

  • https://mmis.hkpl.gov.hk/


Archives of local newspapers

Archives of Local Newspapers

The Library houses microfilm archives of selected local newspapers:

  • Hong Kong Economic Journal 信報 (March 1986- )

  • Ming Pao 明報 (June 1959- )

  • Sing Tao Daily 星島日報 (August 1938- )

  • Sing Tao Wan Pao 星島晚報 (January 1946- June 1994)

  • South China Morning Post 南華日報 (from November 1903)

  • Guides to use MicrofilmReader


In class quiz

In-class quiz

Click here or type the following link to access the Quiz (LIB130: Part A)

http://libguides.ln.edu.hk/quiz


China infobank

CHINA INFOBANK 中國資訊行

  • 14 online databases for China’s information, e.g. economic news, business, law and statistics information

    • 中國經濟新聞

    • 中國商業報告

    • 中國法律法規庫

http://proxy1.library.ln.edu.hk:2048/login?url=http://114.255.108.171/gate/big5/www.infobank.cn/


Other internet resources china news

Other Internet Resources – China News

  • 中國網 China Internet Information Center http://www.china.org.cn

  • SINA新聞中心http://news.sina.com.cn/

  • 百度新聞 http://news.baidu.com/

  • 新華網 http://www.xinhuanet.com/

  • 人民網 http://www.people.com.cn/


Lexisnexis academic

LexisNexis Academic

  • Full-text information of news, business, and legal publications in English

    • SCMP: from July 28, 1992 to current

  • Easy Search

    • Search news stories

    • Find a legal case by Citation or Party Name

    • Find a company profile by Name or Ticker Symbol

    • Research a person

    • Do a broad search across different types of sources

http://proxy1.library.ln.edu.hk:2048/login?url=http://www.lexisnexis.com/ap/academic


Lexisnexis academic1

LexisNexis Academic

  • Power Search

  • Index Terms lookup

  • Supports sophisticated query language techniques for Boolean Searching


Factiva

Factiva

  • Access to full-text information from over 35,000 resources, including news, company reports and financial data, in English

  • Free text search via Search Form

  • Modify Search

  • Listen to article, translate article


Other internet resources

Other Internet Resources

Google News Archive Search

  • Can search both Chinese and English news

http://news.google.com/archivesearch


Other major internet resources world news

Other major Internet Resources - World News

  • BBC News http://news.bbc.co.uk/

  • CNN Interactive http://www.cnn.com/

  • ABYZ News Links http://www.abyznewslinks.com/

  • world-newspapers.com http://www.world-newspapers.com/


Guess what time for quiz

Guess what? Time for quiz !

Click here or type the following link to access the Quiz (LIB130: Part B)http://libguides.ln.edu.hk/quiz


New resources

New Resources

http://libguides.ln.edu.hk/news


Lib130 locating news resources

Q & A

  • Getting help:

    • Ask a Librarian http://www.library.ln.edu.hk/research/ask-librarian

  • Reference Enquires: 2616-8571

  • Chat Reference Service: 2pm-5pm, Mon-Fri

  • Research Consultation Service http://www.library.ln.edu.hk/research-consultation-service


We would like to have your feedback on this workshop

We would like to have your feedback on this workshop ~

  • Click here to access the online evaluation form of this Library Workshop, OR, type the following link :

  • http://libguides.ln.edu.hk/il_handouts

    (Click “ILP Library Workshops” under

    “Evaluation Forms”)


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