Tag: Database trials

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American Literary Periodicals, 1782-1834 and 1835-1858: database trials

May 8th, 2014 at 10:05

We are running trials of two EBSCO databases, American Literary Periodicals, 1782-1834 and American Literary Periodicals 1835-1858.  The trials can be accessed from on campus at these links: American Literary Periodicals, 1782-1834:,shib&profile=ehost&defaultdb=ald American Literary Periodicals, 1835-1858:,shib&profile=ehost&defaultdb=alt The trial runs until 28th May. For a list of the titles included in the 1782-1834 collection, please [...]

The NAACP Papers Collection: database trial

1 May 7th, 2014 at 10:05

We are running a trial of the Proquest History Vault  NAACP collections. The trial is available on campus, and will run through 5 June 2014. Access the trial here: From Proquest: With a timeline that runs from 1909 to 1972, users can examine the realities of segregation in the early 20th century to the triumphs of the [...]

Drama Online – Bloomsbury Publishing: database trial

March 18th, 2014 at 11:03

We are running a trial of Drama Online.   The trial can be accessed from on campus, either at or through the eLibrary Gateway, under resources available on temporary trial. From the publisher:  “The award-winning Drama Online introduces new writers alongside the most iconic names in playwriting history, providing contextual and critical background through scholarly [...]

Underground and Independent Comics, Comix and Graphic Novels: database trial

March 7th, 2014 at 03:03

We are currently running a trial of the Alexander Street Press collection Underground and Independent Comics, Comix, and Graphic Novels.  From the publisher: Underground and Independent Comics, Comix, and Graphic Novels is the first ever scholarly, primary-source database focused on adult comic books and graphic novels. Here are the works of artists both celebrated and [...]

Wiley’s Online Encyclopedia of Ancient History: database trial

November 4th, 2013 at 02:11

The libraries are running a trial of the Wiley Online Encyclopedia of Ancient History. The publisher’s description: “The only comprehensive collection of twenty-first century scholarship available on the entire ancient Mediterranean world. Our board of experienced and internationally diverse editors has collected over 5,000 original entries spanning the late Bronze Age through the seventh century CE. [...]

New Republic digital archives: database trial

October 30th, 2013 at 08:10

The Libraries are running a trial of the New Republic digital archive from EBSCO.   The New Republic is an American opinion magazine, founded in 1914, which addresses politics, foreign policy, the Arts, and culture. The trial is available from both on and off campus from this link,shib&profile=ehost&defaultdb=fjh, or via the eLibrary Gateway. The trial [...]

National Review digital archive: database trial

October 28th, 2013 at 02:10

  The libraries are running a trial of the Ebsco Host digital archive of the conservative American news, opinion and commentary magazine National Review. From Ebsco:  National Review has been an important American journal of opinion since its inception in 1955 by William F. Buckley Jr. … This database offers complete indexing, abstracting, and full text [...]

Encyclopedia of Ancient Greek Language and Linguistics Online: database trial

October 11th, 2013 at 09:10

We are running a trial of the beta version of Brill’s Encyclopedia of Ancient Greek Language and Linguistics. The publisher writes: “The Encyclopedia of Ancient Greek Language and Linguistics (EAGLL) is a unique work that brings together the latest research from across a range of disciplines which contribute to our knowledge of Ancient Greek. It is an [...]

New database resources / trial

July 29th, 2013 at 11:07

We have added 3 new resources to the eLibrary Gateway.  2 are permanent and 1 is a one-month trial.  The two permanent services are: 1) Oxford Handbooks Online (OHO)  – we have access to three collections: Archaeology, Classical Studies and History. OHO brings together the world’s leading scholars to write review essays that evaluate the [...]

eBook database trial: University Press Scholarship Online (UPSO)

May 10th, 2013 at 08:05

We have a trial for the University Press Scholarship Online (UPSO) eBook database: “University Press Scholarship Online offers 11,000+ titles available in 25 subject areas. View the complete title list for University Press Scholarship Online Partner presses: Oxford Scholarship Online Cairo Scholarship Online California Scholarship Online Chicago Scholarship Online Edinburgh Scholarship Online Florida Scholarship Online Fordham Scholarship [...]