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61. FreeSoutheast Asian Serials Index (SASI)

The Library, Asia-Pacific Cluster, Australian National University, in cooperation with the Library, Royal Institute of Linguistics and Anthropology (KITLV), The Netherlands.: The Southeast Asian Serials Index (SASI) provides access to information on Southeast Asia through the indexing of major academic and current affairs journals published in a range of countries including Indonesia, Malaysia, Japan, Australia, and The Netherlands.

62. FreeSouth Seas: Voyaging and Cross-Cultural Encounters in the Pacific (1760-1800)

National Library of Australia: South Seas is an online information resource for the history of European voyaging and cross-cultural encounters in the Pacific between 1760 and 1800. South Seas offers the full text of the holograph manuscript of Captain James Cook's Endeavour Journal. (The National Library of Australia holds the original holograph 'Journal of the HMS Endeavour' in the Manuscripts Collection. This work has been digitised and can be viewed in its entirety at this URL http://nla.gov.au/nla.ms-ms1) The South Seas website also includes the full texts of the journals kept by Joseph Banks and Sydney Parkinson on the voyage. Also included is the text of John Hawkesworth's 'Account of the Voyages undertaken ... in the Southern Hemisphere' (1773).

63. 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.

64. LicencedTaiwan dian zi qi kan fu wu wang (Taiwan electronic periodical services)

Taipei: Hua yi shu wei gen fen you xian gong si: Taiwan electronic periodical services (TEPS) offers full text (PDF) for periodicals published in Taiwan. It covers topics in humanities, natural science, applied science, medical and life science and social sciences.

65. LicencedTiananmen Square and U.S.-China relations, 1989-1993

Gale: This digital collection reviews U.S.-China relations in the post-Cold War Era, and analyzes the significance of the 1989 Tiananmen Square demonstrations, China's human rights issues, and resumption of World Bank loans to China in July 1990. Reproduction of the original documents from the George H.W. Bush Presidential Library. Available for document delivery to Australian libraries.

66. FreeWorldLII - World Legal Information Institute

: The World Legal Information Institute (WorldLII) provides access to worldwide law through 14 Legal Infomation Institutes which include the following: Australasian Legal Information Institute (AustLII); Asian Legal Information Institute (ASIANLII); British and Irish Legal Information Institute (BAILII); Canadian Legal Information Institute (CanLII); Hong Kong Legal Information Institute (HKLII); Legal Information Institute (Cornell) (LII (Cornell)); Pacific Islands Legal Information Institute (PacLII); Wits University School of Law (Wits Law School) and the Legal Information Institute of India (LII of India). In total access is provided to over 1100 databases from over 120 jurisdictions.

67. FreeWorld Wide Web Virtual Library

: The WWW Virtual Library (VL) is the oldest catalogue of the Web, started in 1991. It comprises a large collection of links to high quality internet sites in many subject areas.

68. LicencedXin Fang Zhi = China Local Gazetteers

Beijing wan fang shu ju gu fen you xian gong si wan fen shu ju dian zi chu ban: China local gazetteers currently contains over 20,000 volumes of Chinese chorographic books, covering 31 provinces and autonomous regions. The database provides detailed geographic and historical records of provinces, prefectures, cities, and smaller district administration units. Available for document delivery to Australian libraries.

69. LicencedZhong gong dang shi qi kan shu ju ku

: A full-text database, providing access to journal articles on the Chinese Communist Party history from 1900-1949. Also known as the Chinese Communist Party History Database. Access through the interface of "Dacheng lao jiu kan quan wen shu ju ku". Available for document delivery to Australian libraries.

70. LicencedZhongguo xue shu dian cang tu shu ku

Tongfang Knowledge Network Technology Co. Ltd.: Contains a selection of Chinese language full-text electronic books. Subjects covered include sociology, anthropology, psychology, linguistics, archaeology, art, religion, history, literature, geography, urban studies, women's studies, economic issues and other areas of research. Users can search using Chinese simplified and traditional characters. Also known as Digital Collection on Chinese Studies. Available for document delivery to Australian libraries.

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Our research guides

"Guide to Selected Collections"

The Guide to the collections, edited by Clifford A. Burmester, was originally published by the National Library of Australia between 1974 and 1982. In it he made a survey of the library's collections by subject. This online Guide is an update of a number of the collections that appeared in the original publication, The entries give details about the individuals, families or organisations that assembled the collections, describe the size, scope and strengths of each collection, and summarise how they have been acquired, organised, catalogued or listed by the Library. While the majority of the collections described consist largely of Australian materials, there are also entries for significant Asian, European and North American collections. These descriptions are intended to complement the Library's catalogue and other finding-aids.

"Ebooks: a guide to finding ebooks at the National Library of Australia"

Provides information on how to access ebooks in various formats at the National Library of Australia. Includes information on National Library ebooks, subscription collections and the Ebsco ebook service

"Pacific Research Guide"

Provides a general description of the Pacific-related materials held at the National Library of Australia and highlights some of our treasures in this area.

"Australian Joint Copying Project"

The Australian Joint Copying Project or AJCP is a collection of historical material relating to Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific dating from 1560 to 1984. The material has been drawn from records held in the United Kingdom and microfilmed. This guide contains descriptions of the contents of the AJCP handbooks, the material contained in the AJCP,and the related microfilm reel/s,

"Indian emigration passes to Fiji 1879-1919"

A description of the microfilm collection held at the National Library of Australia containing the records of those Indians who went to Fiji as indentured labourers.

"Aerial photographs"

This guide outlines the scope of the aerial photograph collections held at the National Library of Australia. It also provides guidance to users in how to locate the photographs through the online catalogue and topographic map sheet indexes.

"Torres Strait Islands Collection"

A guide to assist researchers to discover published and unpublished material at the National Library of Australia relating to the Torres Strait Islands, including Thursday Island, Near Western Islands, Top Western Islands, Central Islands and Eastern Islands.