Archive for October, 2009

Thursday, October 29th, 2009

Digital National Security Archive

Digital National Security Archive Contains the most comprehensive collection of primary documents available. The database includes some of the most important declassified documents regarding critical U.S. policy decisions. Please provide us with feedback on this resource. Wednesday, November 25, 2009.

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Thursday, October 29th, 2009

ProQuest Sociology

ProQuest Sociology Provides users with access to the full-text of more than 180 journals in sociology and social work. This collection provides full-text coverage of many core titles included in Sociological Abstracts and Social Services Abstracts. Please provide us with feedback on this resource. Trial expires: Thursday, November 26, 2009.

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Thursday, October 29th, 2009

World Politics Review (WPR)

World Politics Review (WPR) A daily, online publication and resource for foreign policy professionals and readers with a serious interest in international politics and foreign affairs. Please provide us with feedback on this resource. Trial expires: Monday, February 15, 2010.

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Thursday, October 29th, 2009


ARTFL-FRANTEXT The ARTFL implementation of the FRANTEXT database (formerly the Trésor de la Langue Franøcaise) consists of texts from the twelfth through the twentieth centuries ranging from classic works of French literature to various kinds of non-fiction prose and technical writing. The eighteenth, nineteenth and twentieth centuries are about equally represented, with a smaller selection […]

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Thursday, October 29th, 2009


Ageline An online database containing detailed summaries of publications about older adults and aging, including books, journal and magazine articles, research reports, dissertations, and videos. Users can search AgeLine by various options, such as subject, author, title, keywords, etc.; publication coverage is from 1978 to the present, with selected coverage from1966-1977. This resource was available […]

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Saturday, October 24th, 2009

Parker Library on the Web

Parker Library on the Web An interactive, web-based workspace designed to support use and study of the manuscripts in the historic Parker Library at Corpus Christi College, Cambridge. The Parker Library’s holdings of Old English texts accounts for nearly a quarter of all extant manuscripts in Anglo-Saxon, including the earliest copy of the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle […]

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Tuesday, October 13th, 2009


Footnote Footnote combines original historical documents and personal histories, creating a unique historical and genealogical resource. This resource has a vast array of unique content consisting of well over 50 million historical documents and images. The collection features millions of images available from a content partnership with The National Archives. These digital images of records, […]

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Friday, October 9th, 2009

Statesman’s Yearbook

We had the Statesman’s Yearbook on trial and have now added it to the libraries’ collection of electronic resources.

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Wednesday, October 7th, 2009

American History in Video

The trial for American History in Video has been reactivated.

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Wednesday, October 7th, 2009

Springer Images

Springer Images SpringerImages is a growing collection of scientific (and some non-scientific) images, including high-quality clinical images from images.MD. The continually updated collection – currently over 1.6 million images – gathers photos, graphs, histograms, figures, and tables, and places them in a searchable database. Users can search through captions, keywords, context and more, even jumping […]

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