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World Bank Depository Collection

Start date:

October 1992 

Coverage: All current publications & other information products produced by the Bank, including books published for the Bank by university presses, country and economic studies, technical papers, annual reports and statistical publications.
Location: Central Reference Library , 8/F of Hong Kong Central Library
Type: Reference Material, available for public use in the library
Introduction: The World Bank Collection contains all current publications and information products produced by the bank, including country and economic studies, research projects, technical papers, annual reports and statistical publications providing demographic data, economic, financial and social indicators, as well as books published for the Bank by university presses. Since 1992, the depository collection has acquired some 3,000 volumes. Among the most widely consulted World Bank publications are the "World Development Report", "World Resources", "World Bank Economic Review" and "Commodity markets and the developing countries: a World Bank Business Quarterly."
Related links:

The World Bank Homepage at
The World World Bank Open Data at

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New Additions:

January-June 2018 

July-December 2018

January-June 2019

July-December 2019


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