Tag: New Resource

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New resource: African American National Biography

May 8th, 2014 at 08:05

Hallward Library level 4 reference now includes the 12 volume African American National Biography plus two more volumes of supplements. This invaluable reference resource contains over “4,000 entries written and signed by distinguished scholars under the direction of Editors in Chief Henry Louis Gates, Jr., and Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham, the African American National Biography.  [It] is the most [...]

New Science and Engineering Books – February 2013

March 5th, 2013 at 10:03

We’ve added 205 Science and Engineering book titles to stock in February For a complete list click on “New books (Science and Engineering)” in the links section on the right hand side of this screen. The list includes titles in the George Green Library, Djanogly Learning Resource Centre (Computing), Hallward Library (Built Environment) and the [...]

Kissinger Transcripts: new database

August 2nd, 2012 at 12:08

We have purchased the database The Kissinger Transcripts: A Verbatim Record of U.S. Diplomacy, 1969–1977, a portion of the Digital National Security Archive.

Declassified Documents Reference System: new database

July 17th, 2012 at 08:07

The Declassified Documents Reference System, or DDRS, published by Gale Cengage, is now available on the eLibrary Gateway.  Declassified Documents Reference System provides online access to more than 600,000 pages of previously classified government documents.  From the publisher: As a multi-disciplinary, comprehensive source, DDRS’s greatest value lies in the wealth of facts and insights that it provides in connectionwith the [...]

Parker Library on the Web: new database

June 6th, 2012 at 03:06

Following our trial, we have now purchased Parker Library on the Web.   Parker Library on the Web is a collection of high-resolution digital copies of most manuscripts in the Parker Library of Corpus Christi College, Cambridge.   It includes Old English, Anglo-Norman and Middle English texts, and spans theology, music, medieval travelogues and maps, apocalypses, bestiaries, royal ceremonies, historical [...]

Austrian Film Museum

May 29th, 2012 at 11:05

Austrian Film Museum has been added to the eLibrary Gateway. This free online resource has just published 14 newsreels of the Kinonedelja (Kino-Week) newsreels containing the first films of Dziga Vertov. The films are produced by Dziga Vertov at the start of his career, documenting the Soviet Union between 1918 and 1919.

New resource: Translated Texts for Historians

December 2nd, 2011 at 12:12

Thanks to collaboration between the School of History and the Departments of Classics and Theology & Religious Studies, we have been able to buy the e-book collection, ‘Translated Texts for Historians’. The Translated Texts for Historians E-Library contains 50 volumes that bring together a wealth of important historical sources from 300-800 AD translated into English. [...]

New Science and Engineering Book Arrivals – October 2011

November 1st, 2011 at 12:11

A list of new science and engineering book arrivals for October is now available. To view click on “New books (Science and Engineering)” in the “Links” section on the right hand side of this screen. The list includes titles in the George Green Library, Djanogly Learning Resource Centre (Computing), Hallward Library (Built Environment) and the [...]

Steinsaltz Talmud Bavli: coming soon to the Hallward Library

1 October 12th, 2011 at 03:10

The Steinsaltz Talmud will be arrive in the Hallward Library in the next week. This is the most accessible edition available of the Talmud, the nearly 2,000-year-old, central text of the Jewish people. Translated from the Aramaic to modern Hebrew, with explanations and commentary by one of the great Talmud scholars of all time, Rabbi [...]

New Resource: Historical Washington Post Archive

July 22nd, 2011 at 03:07

We have acquired the Historical Washington Post Archive. It will be available from UNLOC and the eLibrary Gateway soon. Known for its comprehensive political reporting, first-rate photo essays, Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial writing, and unmatched investigative reporting, the historical Washington Post (1877-1993) is an unparalleled resource for today’s budding journalists, political historians, and students of government. The [...]