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CORE RESOURCES

Année Philologique Restricted Resource openURL
Indexes journal articles, essays and conference proceedings in the field of classical studies. International coverage; 1924 - present.

JSTOR Collections (Arts & Sciences IX & XII, Jewish Studies, Life Sciences) Restricted Resource Some full text availableopenURL

The A&S IX collection features journals in the social sciences with an emphasis on business, plus archaeology, anthropology, sociology, economics, population studies, and political science.

The A&S XII collection includes journals in the social sciences and humanities in the fields of law, political science, education, criminology and criminal justice, history, social work, psychology, sociology, African studies, Asian studies, and Middle East studies.

The Jewish Studies collection features journals that cover a unique range of historical and regional aspects in this discipline. When complete, the collection will include published content dating back to 1889, as well as titles in English, German, French, Dutch, Italian, and Hebrew, including the oldest English-language journal in the field of Jewish Studies.

The Life Sciences collection is JSTOR's largest, spanning more than 340 years of science history and research in the sciences, including the health sciences. Disciplines include aquatic science, botany, developmental & cell biology, ecology, paleontology, and zoology.

WORLD NEWS SOURCES

International Newsstand Restricted Resource Some full text available
Full text of 700 newspapers from around the world. Includes the BBC monitoring series. Dates of coverage varies.

BOOK REVIEWS

London Review of Books Restricted Resource Some full text available
Essays and long reviews of books plus shorter art and film reviews. Includes political commentary and topics such as history, social anthropology, religion and science. Browseable by year, contributor, subjects, names, historical periods, article types, places and reviewed authors. 1979 - present.

HISTORICAL NEWSPAPERS & PERIODICALS

Daily Mail Historical Archive 1896-2004 Restricted Resource Some full text available Resource contains images
Indexing and full text of every page, including advertisements and images, in the Daily Mail, published in London since 1896 for the "middle class/middle market." Can be cross searched with the London Times, the Illustrated London News, and/or the Times Literary Supplement - select Gale NewsVault from the library's database A-Z list.

STREAMING AUDIO & VIDEO

Films on Demand Master Academic Collection Restricted Resource Resource contains video
Includes over 8,000 streaming videos and 90,000 video clips from providers such as ABC Nightline, the BBC, Films for the Humanities and Sciences, Ken Burns, National Geographic, PBS, and TED.

Subjects include anthropology, area studies, art and architecture, biological sciences and medicine, environmental science, business and economics, communication, computers and technology, education, english and world languages, geography, history, mathematics, music and dance, philosophy and religion, political science, psychology, and sociology and criminal justice. Create playlists, search for video segments, and organize videos into folders. From the Films Media Group.

You must have Adobe Flash Player 10 or higher installed to access audio and video resources. Click here for a tutorial. For more documentation and the Films on Demand Help Center, click here.

Mobile devices supported include the iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch, Android devices if Flash is utilized for playback, and the KindleFire if users manually enable Flash before viewing on demand videos. 
VAST Academic Video Online Restricted Resource Resource contains video
Includes over 14,000 streaming videos in American history, area studies, art and architecture, business and economics, counseling and therapy, criminal justice, dance, education, ethnic studies, health and society, humanities, opera, philosophy and religion, politics and current affairs, psychology, science, theatre, women's and gender studies, world history, and world languages and literatures.

Producers and distributors include the BBC, Cinema Guild, Documentary Educational Resources, First Run Features, and PBS. Search by author/creator, title, subject or transcripts/notes. Create, save, edit and share playlists. From Alexander Street Press.

Browsers of choice are Firefox 3.0 or higher or Microsoft Internet Explorer 7.0 or higher. You must have Adobe Flash Player 9 or higher installed to access audio and video resources. Click here for an online tutorial.

Mobile devices supported include the iPhone and iPad on a 3G network or better or a mobile device with Android OS.

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