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101. LicencedOxford Reference

Oxford University Press, OUP: Over 2 million entries from reference works (dictionaries, encyclopaedias) published by Oxford University Press in over 25 subject areas. Content ranges from short-entry, general reference to more in-depth articles on specialized subjects. Major reference works which are searchable in this collection include: The Australian Oxford Dictionary, The Oxford Companion to Australian History, Oxford Dictionary of Art, Who's Who in the Classical World, Dictionary of Ecology, Dictionary of Computing, Dictionary of British History, Who's Who in the Twentieth Century, Dictionary of World History, Oxford Companion to American Literature, Oxford Companion to Shakespeare, Concise Medical Dictionary, Oxford Companion to Music and Oxford Dictionary of Quotations. Available for document delivery to Australian libraries. Not all content in this service is available due to licensing or publisher restrictions. Ask a Librarian https://www.nla.gov.au/askalibrarian for more information.

102. LicencedPolicing the Shanghai International Settlement, 1894-1945

Gale: This collection contains a large portion of the archives of the British run municipal police force based in Shangai's former International Settlement. The most extensive coverage is provided by the Special Branch dossier files, which date from 1929-1945. Other documents include supporting reports, handbills, translations of Chinese press coverage and clippings from the English Language press. Available for document delivery to Australian libraries.

103. LicencedPressReader

PressReader: PressReader (formerly Library Press Display) provides access to over 1000 newspapers in 40 languages from more than 80 countries, displaying them in their original format, layout and original language on the date of publication. Titles are archived for the previous 12 months. The service includes newspapers from Australia, Europe, Asia, Southeast Asia, North and South America, the Middle East and Oceania. NOTE: From January 2016 titles published by News Corp, such as The Australian, have been withdrawn. PATRONS SHOULD NOTE THAT THE NATIONAL LIBRARY OF AUSTRALIA HAS A LIMITED NUMBER OF LICENCES FOR THIS SERVICE. IF YOU RECEIVE THE ACCESS DENIED MESSAGE WHEN LOGGING ON STATING THAT 'YOUR LIBRARY'S SUBSCRIPTION HAS REACHED ITS MAXIMUM SIMULTANEOUS USERS LEVEL', PLEASE TRY AGAIN AFTER 10 MINUTES.

104. LicencedProject Muse

Johns Hopkins University Press: Project MUSE provides online access to full-text versions of scholarly, peer reviewed journals in the humanities, arts and social sciences from many of the world's leading university presses and scholarly societies. Access is provided to the complete content of every issue, including all charts, graphics and images. Coverage is generally to the latest issue, although archival content is also available. Not all content in this service is available due to licensing or publisher restrictions. Ask a Librarian http://www.nla.gov.au/askalibrarian for more information.

105. LicencedProQuest Asian Business and Reference

ProQuest: Provides detailed business and financial news from key international publications relating to Asia. Subject coverage includes news and current awareness sources; country information and statistics; information on people and institutions; policy and analysis. A mobile interface is available for this database at: http://m.search.proquest.com

106. LicencedPunch Historical Archive, 1841-1992

Gale Cengage: Provides access to the complete run of the weekly English satirical magazine, as well as its annual Almanack, seasonal issues, and indexes. The archive also correlates the previously anonymous articles and those written under pseudonyms with the private ledgers of contributors kept by the Punch editors, in many cases revealing for the first time the true identity of the authors. Available for document delivery to Australian libraries.

107. LicencedRen min ri bao tu wen shu ju ku (People's Daily Database 1946-)

Oriprobe Information Services, Inc: Started in June 1946 and a current circulation of 3 million, People's Daily is the most influential and authoritative newspaper in China. It is the official voice of the central government of the People's Republic of China For the last over 60 years, the People's Daily has published daily issues that provide the single location where the central government and the Communist Party of China announce their respective policies and disseminate governmental, political, and economic messages to the public and the world. Most importantly, since its inception the newspaper has been the true barometer of the political climate of Chinese society on a daily basis. Available for document delivery to Australian libraries.

108. LicencedSerials Directory

EBSCO Publishing: The Serials Directory provides access to the most up-to-date and accurate bibliographic information as well as current pricing structures for popular serials. This database contains over 182,000 U.S. and international titles, including newspapers, historical data for an additional 20,000 titles and data from over 85,000 publishers worldwide.

109. LicencedSt. James Encyclopedia of Labor History Worldwide

Gale Cengage Learning: Online edition of the St. James Encyclopedia of Labor History Worldwide (2003). Provides in-depth analysis of more than 300 key events in labor history over the last 200 years, focusing on the relevance of these events to both the labor movement as a whole and to societal changes around the world. Part of the Gale Virtual Reference Library. Available for document delivery to Australian Libraries.

110. LicencedSukarno and the Army-PKI in the Years of Living Dangerously, 1960-1963

Gale: Part of the Archives Unbound, the records in this collection cover the internal and foreign policies, personalities, and events in a pivotal period of Indonesian history focusing on Achmed Sukarno. These records consist of essential memoranda, correspondence, telegrams, memoranda of conversations, reports, and news articles. From US Archival records. Available for document delivery to Australian libraries.