The Learning Resource Centre is now offering access to the following six new databases.

1. Brill's Companions to Classical Studies Online I - IV
URL: https://web.uic.edu.hk/en/lrc/brill-s-companions-in-classical-studies-online
Brill's Companions to Classical Studies is a leading series of handbooks providing graduate-level synthesis of debate and the state of scholarship on key authors and subjects from Antiquity, ranging from Homer to Ovid and from Aegean Greece in the Fourth Century BC to Flavian Rome. LRC currently has full text access to collection I - IV.
Discipline: Classical Studies

2. Chinese Research Perspectives Online
URL: https://referenceworks.brillonline.com/browse/chinese-research-perspectives-online
Chinese Research Perspectives Online includes four research areas: Education, the Environment, Population and Labor, and Society. The selection covers developments in China of particular interest to a Western (non-Chinese speaking) audience and occasionally differs from the Chinese-language yearbooks.
Discipline: Chinese Studies

3. Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity
URL: http://referenceworks.brillonline.com/browse/lexicon-of-greek-grammarians-of-antiquity
Brill’s Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity (LGGA) serves as the first point of reference for information on the ancient grammarians for scholars of Greek and Latin antiquity, in particular for research into the history of philology, grammar and ancient scholarship.
Discipline: Classical Studies

4. New Pauly Online & New Pauly Supplements Online
URL: https://referenceworks.brillonline.com/cluster/New%20Pauly%20Online
Brill´s New Pauly is the English edition of the authoritative Der Neue Pauly, published by Verlag J.B. Metzler since 1996. The encyclopaedic coverage and high academic standard of the work, the interdisciplinary and contemporary approach and clear and accessible presentation have made the New Pauly the unrivalled modern reference work for the ancient world.
Discipline: Classical Studies

5. Western Books on China up to 1850 Online
URL: https://primarysources.brillonline.com/browse/western-books-on-china
Western Books on China up to 1850 Online comprises a descriptive, annotated bibliography of 654 early Western books on Imperial China up to 1850. The collection is based on the book Western Books on China published up to 1850 by John Lust.
Discipline: Chinese Studies

6. The Thesaurus Linguae Graecae (TLG)
URL: https://stephanus.tlg.uci.edu/Iris/Verify?id=45c0460d36307baa36981b496bdf97ace683518d
The Thesaurus Linguae Graecae (TLG) is a comprehensive digital library of Greek literature from Homer (8th century B.C.) to the fall of Byzantium in A.D. 1453. It currently provides access to 3,800 authors and 12,000 works, approximately 99 million words. Please note that to access TLG, new users must create an account with their UIC email address.
Discipline: Classical Studies

You may access the new databases via E-resources on LRC website.

Please note:
Simply click on individual databases to gain direct access when you are on campus. Otherwise, you need to use the new VPN service to access the e-resources off campus (i.e. at dormitory, home, etc).

As always, your feedback is most valuable to us. Please send your comments to library@uic.edu.hk, or call us at 3620318.