This unique and comprehensive collection of materials focuses on the development and advancements in Aeronautics and Space Sciences technology during the last half of the 20th Century. With the major, and rapid, advancements in science and technology during the latter half of the 20th century, significant advancements took place in the fields of aeronautics and space sciences that had an impact across society. This archive provides a resource for both STEM and Humanities students who not only need to study such key advancements in science and technology, but need to explore and understand the impact such advancements had on all of society.
Sourced from British Foreign Office Files at the UK National Archives, Part 1 of Imperial China and the West provides General Correspondence relating to China from 1815–1881. These primary materials document the history of China and its foreign relations with Korea, Japan and Great Britain in the nineteenth century.
This unique and comprehensive collection of materials focuses on the physical constitution of the earth and its atmosphere as related to modern social movements focused on environmentalism and sustainability that emerged in the late 20th Century.With the major advancements in the earth sciences during this period, international concern emerged over the impact human life has on the earth and its atmosphere. This archive is an excellent resource for both STEM and Humanities students who not only need to study such key advancements in science and technology, but need to explore and understand the impact such advancements had on all of society.
This unique and comprehensive collection of materials focuses on the development of computer machinery and machine intelligence during the latter part of the 20th Century.During this period computing systems evolved from special-purpose calculating devices to universal machines used throughout business and other major areas of society. Whether it is the use of computing machines to serve specific military or governmental needs or the development of programmable computers universally used in business or personal life, computers and machine intelligence are the central features of the modern Digital Age.
Based on the Chinese village gazeteer collection at University of Pittsburgh Library System (ULS), ULS devloped this dataset to facilitate the studies of Chinese village communities in the filed of economics, education, ethnicity, family, politics, natural environment, population and migration.
Contains standard drawings in PDF format from the Hong Kong Drainage Services Department (DSD), good for studying wastewater and stormwater drainage services, as well as flood protection and sewage treatment.
Delve into the cultural study of music and explore content from across the globe with this diverse and comprehensive collection. Produced in collaboration with the UCLA Ethnomusicology Archive, the material in this collection includes thousands of audio field recordings and interviews, educational recordings, film footage, field notebooks, slides, correspondence and ephemera from over 60 fields of study.
GIBLIB is an online platform providing surgical videos, medical lectures and courses created by leading medical institutions including Mayo Clinic, UCSF, and Cedars Sinai. Its unique features include 360-degree virtual reality videos of surgical procedures featuring surgeon points-of-view and other angles to showcase support provided by the surgical team.
Coverage: Jan 1993 -
《環球時報》 (Global Times) 是中國共產黨中央委員會機關報《人民日報》主辦與出版的國際新聞類報紙，創刊於1993年1月。是第一份由中國采寫的國際新聞日報，在解讀中國外交政策領域具有權威性。《環球時報》向世界亮出中國民間對一些國際問題的看法和立場，成為中國百姓參與國際輿論的一個渠道。The Global Times is a daily newspaper produced under the auspices of the official Chinese Communist Party newspaper, the People's Daily, the Communist Party’s official mouthpiece, focusing on international relations and foreign affairs. The Global Times aims to show Chinese readers global affairs and to introduce the Chinese perspectives of international issues to the world. It has been the true indicator of Chinese foreign policies.
This unique and comprehensive collection of materials focuses on the ethical implications of health-related issues derived from advancements in the life sciences in the late 20th Century. With the major advancements in the life sciences during this period, significant issues emerged that brought into question the ethical implications of these advancements. These implications are “translational,” in that they are not just questions for scientists and/or doctors, but for the general public as well. This archive provides a resource for both STEM and Humanities students who not only need to study such key advancements in science and technology, but need to explore and understand the impact such advancements have on society as a whole.
This unique and comprehensive collection of materials focuses on the development and science of using atomic nuclei as an energy resource during the latter part of the 20th Century. Apart from its military uses, nuclear power has become a significant factor in the development of modern energy policies. Whether it’s the development of reactors to generate electricity for commercial consumption or to fuel modern day propulsion systems, the impact of the development of nuclear energy on modern society is ubiquitous.
Coverage: 1930 - 1960
Sourced from British Foreign Office Files at the UK National Archives, British Library, National Archives and Records Administration (US) and World Jewish Relief. It archives the refugees across Asia, Europe and North America from 1933 to 1960. Researchers can locate Jewish from China, immigration of Jewish to Hong Kong, transfer of Jewish refugees from Austria to Germany, and subjects of a rich variety.
Overleaf is an online collaborative scientific writing and publishing tool. It is designed to make the process of LaTeX-based writing, editing, and producing scientific papers much quicker for authors.
VB Physiology & Pathology is an interactive guide to core processes and common diseases of the human body. It covers 48 physiology topics and 57 conditions, with 50 lessons, more than 5,800 3D models, 38 animations, 16 illustrations, and 26 quizzes.