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Content of Startup Kit @ HKUL

Attend / visit  

Configure / install  

  • Mobile@HKUL: Quick mobile access to HKU library information and services.
  • HKU Library Search Assistant: A plugin to search HKU Libraries Catalogue and other popular databases within your browser and access HKUL subscribed resources from a publisher website.
  • Reload via HKUL: A bookmarklet to facilitate access to HKUL subscribed resources from a publisher website.
  • Google Scholar: Link to HKUL full-text subscriptions through ViewIt@HKUL.
  • Endnote: A reference management software to organize readings and cite sources while writing a paper.

Explore & search  

  • Find@HKUL: Quick searches for books, articles, digital media, and more in HKU Libraries. Extend the search to HKALL for the UGC- funded university libraries.
  • Databases: In-depth searches using subject-specific or multidisciplinary databases.
  • ReadingList@HKUL: Access course reading materials via the public list or the Moodle course website.
  • Alerts: Stay updated on the latest research information using Browzinedatabase alerts, or pre-print servers.
  • ExamBase: Find HKU past examination papers.
  • Turnitin: A software for originality checking.
  • Subject Guides: Recommended databases, books, journals, and websites in various subject areas.
  • Research Support@HKUL: Research support integrated into different stages of the research cycle.
  • HKU e-Learning Resource Hub: One-stop shop of the e-learning resources provided by various HKU departments.
  • Beyond HKU Libraries:

Ask a Librarian

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