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The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
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Searchable full-text access to the John Nichols collection of newspapers; Nichols (1745-1826) was a prominent printer, author & editor. His collection was purchased by Oxford's Bodleian Library in 1865.
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Curated, growing collection of scholarly social media postings. Includes authors' credentials & their social media connections. Features include tools for sharing, citation management, discussion, bookmarking & list creation. Create an account to use premium features, including access to full text.
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Full text archive, 1925-2011.
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Full text companions to classical authors, historical figures, and topics.
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Consists of five databases:ABI/INFORM; Entrepreneurship Database; Accounting, Tax & Banking Collection; Asian & European Business Collection; and Business Market Research Collection. Trial ends 5/31/17. Send feedback on trials.
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Full-text humanities, social science & science journals published in mainland China, in both Chinese and English. Trial ends 6/10/17.
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Contains royal charters, correspondence, trading diaries, minutes of council meetings, expedition reports, etc., documenting British trade & rule in the Indian subcontinent & beyond.
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Wide-ranging collection of edited correspondence, early 17th - mid-19th century, covering Europe, the Americas & Asia.
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More than 5,000 English-language books published by Elsevier and its subsidiary imprints, covering the sciences, technology, engineering & health sciences.
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Full-text archive, 1933-2014. Trial ends 6/7/17.
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Digital magazines newsstand, for use on computers, tablets & phones. Includes Digital magazines newsstand, for use on computers, tablets & phones. Includes Architectural Digest, Bloomberg Business Week, Bon Appetit, Consumer Reports, Discover, Ebony, Mother Jones, New Yorker, Rolling Stone, etc. Current issues with growing backfile. Mobile access is available through the download of a free mobile application.
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Information on 140,000+ private & community foundations, plus 6+ million previously awarded grants. Search for possible funding sources; use FDO’s cloud-based workspace to decide which grant-makers to pursue; manage the prospecting process with additional tools.
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Fully searchable, including every advertisement; chronicles the work of world-renowned designers, models, photographers, stylists & illustrators. Useful for topics in women’s studies, material culture, design, fashion, marketing, advertising, etc.
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Primary source collection on social, political, health & legal issues impacting LGBTQ communities internationally: covers the gay rights movement, activism, the HIV/AIDS crisis, etc.
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Classical music video broadcasts of live concerts, programs (including operas and ballets), documentaries, and master classes in collaboration with the greatest orchestras and concert halls in the world​.
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Collection of eBooks related to museum and gallery studies.
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Online learning tool for 30 languages, from basic to advanced; self-paced tutorials for reading, writing, listening & speaking. Trial ends 6/17/17.
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600+ handbooks offering peer-reviewed research articles in the social sciences and humanities. Chapters can be searched, viewed & downloaded.
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Online tool for helping teachers & vocalists refine pronunciation and enhance comprehension of musical texts in a number of languages. Trial ends 6/23/17.
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Pairs documentaries with video lectures, client demonstrations & text content. Topics include: Children & families; diversity; school social work; older adults; substance abuse; criminal justice; mental health; health care; poverty;crisis & trauma; etc. Trial ends 7/23/17.
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Trade catalogs, cards & marketing ephemera documenting product design; architecture & interior design; business, economics & retail history; fashion & beauty; gender & domesticity; women as consumers; domestic technology & labor-saving devices; transportation; leisure; health & sanitation; etc.
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Full-text adult comic books & graphic novels, plus interviews, criticism & articles that document this genre.
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Contains (each from their start to 2005): Better Homes & Gardens, Chatelaine, Cosmopolitan, Essence, Good Housekeeping, Ladies’ Home Journal, Parents; Redbook; Seventeen, Town and Country, Woman’s Day, and Women’s International Network News.
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