Subject: Social sciences

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Taiwan e-books

E-book

Taiwan E-books is a big collection of open access e-books within a wide range of subjects, and maintained by the National Central Library of Taiwan.It can be browsed/ searched according to subjects and publication year, author, publication place and keywords. In 2015 a nationwide project commenced called Digital Archives Project on Taiwan Historical Collections. University […]

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Krpia

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Full-text databases including reference works and primary sources such as dictionaries, encyclopaedias, and archival material on Korean history, literature, civilization and medicine. Also available via DBpia. Made available with support from Korea Foundation. Please note: Access restricted to participating NNC institutions: Universities of Copenhagen, Helsinki, Oslo, Stockholm and Turku.

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E-books from ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute

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ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute is a leading research centre dedicated to the study of socio-political, security, and economic trends and developments in Southeast Asia and its wider geostrategic and economic environment. ISEAS Publishing disseminates important research and analyses from and about Southeast Asia to the rest of the world and is the largest publisher […]

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Transcultural Research – Heidelberg Studies on Asia and Europe in a Global Context

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“Transcultural Research ­– Heidelberg Studies on Asia and Europe in a Global Context presents peer-reviewed books by members of the Cluster of Excellence “Asia and Europe in a Global Context: The Dynamics of Transculturality” as well as scholars from historical and empirical disciplines who are working on emerging fields that cross disciplinary boundaries. The book […]

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ChinaMaxx Digital Collection of e-books

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ChinaMaxx is a collection of e-books connected to the same platform as the search engine Duxiu. Here you can find 700,000  Chinese titles focusing on social sciences and humanities. The titles are available for searching via Duxiu (select 图书) or  this ChinaMaxx homepage. Titles cannot be downloaded, only viewed online. All titles are available in […]

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KinoDen – Japanese e-books

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KinoDen is a new digital library service providing access to  more than 10.000 academic e-books in Japanese, in a wide variety of disciplines and from various Japanese publishing houses.  Full-text search is enabled. You can request that we purchase titles for common access for all NNC institutions by using the purchase button. Search tip: When […]

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DOAB – Directory of Open Access Books

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DOAB is a discovery service for  peer reviewed open access books and book publishers that indexes and provides access to over 65.000 high quality, open access, peer-reviewed books. TERMS OF USE: All books listed in DOAB are freely accessible and therefore free to read, but this does not mean readers are free to do anything […]

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KSI e-books

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KSI e-book is a full-text database  of approx  9,000 e-books published by KSI (Korean Studies Information) on philosophy, religion, social science, natural science, engineering, arts, linguistics, literature, and history. Made available with support from Korea Foundation. Please note: Access restricted to participating NNC institutions: Universities of Copenhagen, Helsinki, Oslo, Stockholm and Turku.

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China Online Journals (Wanfang)

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The collections of Humanities and Social Sciences journals features core journals in the fields from Chinese university journals.Coverage: From 1998 onwards. Access is restricted to 3 simultaneous users. Guide for retrieving fulltext articles In Chinese. User guide for Wangfang Academic Search can be found here (in Chinese).

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