Database Trials

We have several databases currently on trial:

lupebruno bioOne_logo women
Lupe and Bruno (New York, NY; Film Movement)
New World Cinema
BioOne Members of The Girls Friendly Society pictured with the Princess Mary Caravan.
19th Century Collections Online
  • 17th & 18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers
    The newspapers and news pamphlets gathered by the Reverend Charles Burney (1757 – 1817) represent the largest single collection of 17th and 18th century English news media. The 700 or so bound volumes of newspapers and news pamphlets were published mostly in London, however there are also some English provincial, Irish and Scottish papers, and a few examples from the American colonies, Europe and India.  [Trial ends December 15, 2013.]
  • Alexander Street Anthropology
    A comprehensive resource for the study of human culture and behavior. Featuring cross-searchable access to the acclaimed Ethnographic Video Online and Anthropology Online collections, Alexander Street Anthropology provides an expansive and multifaceted survey of the discipline. Researchers can explore a wide range of materials — from documentaries and field notes to written ethnographies and reference works. [Trial ends October 23, 2013.]
  • BioOne
    A unique aggregation of high-impact bioscience research journals, featuring timely content on a wide-array of today’s most pressing topics, including global warming, stem cell research, ecological and biodiversity conservation. [Trial ends November 1, 2013.]
  • Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO)
    Use Eighteenth Century Collections Online to access the digital images of every page of books published during the 18th Century. With full-text searching of millions of pages, the product allows researchers new methods of access to critical information in the fields of history, literature, religion, law, fine arts, science and more. [Trial ends December 15, 2013.]
  • New World Cinema: Independent Features and Shorts, 1990–Present
    The collection delivers approximately 200 full length feature films from leading independent distributors such as Kino Lorber, First Run Features, Film Movement, MK2, and the Global Films Initiative, along with approximately fifty award-winning shorts. All the films were shown at major festivals, many were nominated for awards, and a large number have won major awards. [Trial ends October 16, 2013.]
  • Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO)
    A ground-breaking resource for 19th century studies, NCCO is a multi-year global digitization and publishing program focused on primary source collections of the “long” nineteenth century. Collections for this program are sourced through partnerships with major world libraries as well as specialist libraries. [Trial ends December 15, 2013.]
mary news sitting
Portrait of Mary Wollstonecraft (1759-1797)
18th Century Collections Online
Old England or The National Gazette (London, England), Saturday, March 7, 1752; Issue 91.
17th & 18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers
4 seated females working clay by Robert Sutherland Rattray
in Royal Anthropological Institute

See our Databases page for a list of all the library’s available databases. For help with research, contact a librarian!


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