Tag: Classics

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Database trial: Oxford Bibliographies Online

January 21st, 2011 at 08:01

We have a 30-day trial (ending on 19th February) to Oxford Bibliographies Online.  Oxford Bibliographies Online (OBO) is a tool designed to help busy researchers find reliable sources of information by directing them to exactly the right chapter, book, website, archive, or data set they need for their research.  OBO is a library of disciplined-based [...]

St George’s Chapel Archives and Chapter Library

January 13th, 2011 at 01:01

The library holdings of St George’s Chapel Archives and Chapter Library, Windsor Castle are now live on Copac. This is the first time that the library’s holdings have been available to search online. The Library has been an integral part of the life of the College of St George from its foundation in 1348. The [...]

New Journal Subscription: Ramus

November 18th, 2010 at 04:11

The Library has a new subscription to: Ramus: Critical Studies in Greek and Roman Literature, starting from volume 39 (2010). latet arbore opaca aureus et foliis et lento uimine ramus… corripit Aeneas extemplo auidusque refringit cunctantem, et uatis portat sub tecta Sibyllae. (Virgil, Aeneid 6.136f. and 210.f.) Hidden on a dark tree Is a golden [...]

UNLECC: University of Nottingham library electronic card catalogue

November 3rd, 2010 at 03:11

Have you ever noticed the Electronic Card Catalogue link at the top of UNLOC?   Have you ever wondered what it is? Not all the books we have in Hallward have been added to UNLOC yet.  There are materials in the arts and social sciences, and music scores and books that are only searchable through UNLECC, [...]

EuroDocs: Online Sources for European History

November 1st, 2010 at 07:11

This gateway service is hosted and maintained by the Library at Brigham Young University. “[The] links connect to European primary historical documents that are transcribed, reproduced in facsimile, or translated. They shed light on key historical happenings within the respective countries and within the broadest sense of political, economic, social and cultural history. The order [...]

Digital Humanities Centre Launch

October 29th, 2010 at 09:10

The Digital Humanities Centre Launch event was on Wednesday 27 October 2010 at the Club Lounge in the Staff Club.  The Digital Humanities Centre is a facility for research and learning, located in the School of Humanities. It provides an innovative infrastructure to explore the interface between Humanities research and information technology and to develop new [...]

Digital Atlas of Roman and Medieval Civilization (DARMC)

October 26th, 2010 at 06:10

The Digital Atlas of Roman and Medieval Civilization (DARMC) makes freely available on the internet the best available materials for a Geographic Information Systems (GIS) approach to mapping and spatial analysis of the Roman and medieval worlds. DARMC allows innovative spatial and temporal analyses of all aspects of the civilizations of western Eurasia in the [...]

Credo Reference: database trial

1 October 18th, 2010 at 04:10

Credo Reference is a completely customizable general reference solution for learners and librarians. Offering more than 500 hundred highly-regarded titles from over 70 publishers; Credo General Reference covers every major subject. Access is via the eLibrary Gateway.  The trial lasts until 17th November.  Comments and feedback on this resource will be most welcome.

Beazley Archive of Classical Art

October 11th, 2010 at 09:10

The Beazley Archive curates collections of, and resources relating to, the art of ancient Greece and Rome, including sculpture, engraved gems and decorated ceramics, and its reception since antiquity. The online version includes photographs, drawings, and images of artefacts, a dictionary, books, and a searchable database. There are sections on Greek art, pottery, gems, and [...]

Patrologia Latina: database trial

9 March 15th, 2010 at 02:03

We have a trial of Patrologia Latina until April 15, 2010. To access the trial, please go to: . You will be authenticated by IP address. If you are prompted, please use: Username: logadmin Password: USERstats Please add comments to help assess whether we should add the full-text electronic book version of Patrologia Latina to our [...]