XJTLU Library has subscribed to thousands of digital databases, journals and e-books. And on the shelves, there are millions of printed books waiting for you to pick them up. Confronted by the overwhelming choice, you have to decide what to use in your research. What will you do? Will you turn to Google or Google Scholar?
Library Discovery Service is the best choice. It brings not only simplicity but also high quality. XJTLU Library's DISCOVER helps to harvest the Library’s local and licensed resources in a single search, requiring no specialised knowledge from users. It acts like the Library's Google.
The following is a PDF instruction on how to use DISCOVER to find books and articles in XJTLU Library's print and digital collections.
Here is a PDF instruction on the use of Chinese databases in XJTLU Library.
Most of the Library’s e-resources need IP authentication, which means that the Library’s e-resources and digital tools (e.g. DISCOVER) can only be used within XJTLU’s IP addresses using XJTLU’s wireless network. For access outside of the University or connecting using other networks (e.g. China Unicom, CMCC), connection to XJTLU VPN or EZproxy is required. Click HERE to view more details about off-campus access.
If you have any problems during the installation or the use of XJTLU VPN, please contact the Management Information Technology and System (MITS) Office Help Desk by emailing IT@xjtlu.edu.cn or calling +86 512 88161250.