Database Trials

  • 17th and 18th Century Nichols Newspapers Collection Trial ends November 26, 2017. Provide feedback to Derek Halling, Interim Director of Evans Subject Librarians, or fill out a short survey. Features the newspapers, periodicals, pamphlets and broadsheets that form the Nichols newspaper collection held at the Bodleian library in Oxford, UK. All 296 volumes of bound material, covering the period 1672-1737 are presented in digitized format here. This collection charts the history of the development of the press in England and provides invaluable insight into 17th-18th century England.
  • Case Studies in the Environment Trial ends December 31, 2017. Provide feedback to Bruce Neville, Science and Engineering Librarian, or fill out a short survey. The journal publishes content across the environmental sciences/studies curriculum (including content from the natural sciences, social sciences, policy, law, and humanities perspectives), in six main sections: Climate Change Mitigation & Adaptation Ecology & Biodiversity Conservation Energy & the Environment Environmental Law, Policy & Management Sustainability Water Science, Policy & Technology
  • Gale Interactive: Human Anatomy Trial ends November 26, 2017. Provide feedback to Ana Ugaz,Collection Development and Strategic Initiatives Coordinator, or fill out a short survey. Interactive models bring science to life, allowing students to better visualize and understand human anatomy, supporting university coursework. Students and instructors can manipulate and explore 3D models that are paired with reference and periodical content for further understanding.
  • Gale Researcher Trial ends November 26, 2017. Provide feedback to Derek Halling, Interim Director of Evans Subject Librarians, or fill out a short survey. Designed to help students and faculty discover materials that are both topically relevant to an area of study and citable for research projects, Gale Researcher offers articles written by subject matter experts on topics commonly taught within the scope of introductory college courses. The study-specific browsing provides a simple, visual way to navigate through hundreds of topic portals, each sequenced for learning and rich with images and video content provided by respected publishers such as the Associated Press (AP), British Broadcasting Company (BBC), Cengage Learning, Intelecom Learning and others.
  • International Herald Tribune Historical Archive 1887-2013 Trial ends November 26, 2017. Provide feedback to Derek Halling, Interim Director of Evans Subject Librarians, or fill out a short survey. Features the complete archive of the International Herald Tribune from its origins as the European Edition of The New York Herald and later the European Edition of the New York Herald Tribune. The archive ends with the last issue of the International Herald Tribune before its relaunch as the International New York Times. The International Herald Tribune Historical Archive 1887-2013 charts the history of the 20th century from luxury travel and opulent entertainment, to international conflicts, the spread of American culture abroad and globalization.
  • International Strategic Analysis Trial ends December 31, 2017. Provide feedback to Wendi Arant-Kaspar, Policy Sciences and Economics Librarian, or fill out a short survey. Provides reports and forecasts for more than 190 countries covering the following topics:
    * Economic situation and outlook
    * Economic data and forecasts
    * Trade and investment climate
    * Business climate
    * Key industries
    * Economic risk levels
    * Political situation and outlook
    * Election monitoring
    * Key political forces and issues
    * International relations
    * Political risk levels
    * Demographic data and analysis
    * Environmental situation and outlook
  • San Francisco Chronicle Image Edition Trial access ends November 25, 2017. Provide feedback to Stephen Bales, Humanities and Social Sciences Librarian, or fill out a short survey. Digitized version of the San Francisco Chronicle including images.
  • The Illustrated London News Trial ends November 26, 2017. Provide feedback to Derek Halling, Interim Director of Evans Subject Librarians, or fill out a short survey. The publication presents a vivid picture of British and world events - including news of war, disaster, ceremonies, the arts and science - with coverage in the first issue ranging from the Great Fire of Hamburg to Queen Victoria's fancy dress ball at Buckingham Palace.
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