New Trial: National Index to Chinese Newspapers and Periodicals

The University now has trial access to National Index to Chinese Newspapers and Periodicals until 9th May2015.

Trial access to two databases within CNBKSY, The Late Qing Dynasty Periodical Full-text Database (1833-1911) and The Chinese Periodical Full-text Database (1911-1949).

For full information and links, please visit the trials section on the Electronic Library.

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This post was written by Library Resource Development Team on April 10, 2015

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New Trial: MarketLine Advantage

The University now has trial access to MarketLine Advantage until 13th March 2015.

Advantage is our interactive platform, giving you any time access to a unique mix of company, industry, financial and country business data, for every major marketplace in the world.

Extensive global coverage of industries with 4000 industry profiles and 30,000+ companies within 215 countries
Advanced search functionality
Navigational aids for easy access and usability of data
Bespoke training sessions with our in-house teams

For full information and links, please visit the trials section on the Electronic Library.

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This post was written by Library Resource Development Team on March 9, 2015

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New Trial: Palgrave “Access all Areas”

The University now has trial access to all Palgrave Macmillan Journal content until 31st March 2015.

In March 2015 Palgrave Macmillan are offering FREE online access to their entire portfolio of journals for one month, spanning across Business, the Social Sciences and the Humanities.

For full information and links, please visit the trials section on the Electronic Library.

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This post was written by Library Resource Development Team on March 2, 2015

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New Trial: PrivCo

The University now has trial access to PrivoCo until 25th March 2015.

PrivCo is the source for private company business and financial intelligence. The PrivCo team is obsessed with sourcing accurate, complete, and timely private company research and we take pride in finding the “hard-to-find.”

PrivCo delivers in-depth and timely business intelligence, not even comparable to basic company contact information available for purchase from other companies and an assortment of business-list providers using automated web spiders. The PrivCo Team searches, gathers, reaches out, and makes sense of critical private company business and financial information.

To access this resource, please visit the trials section on the Electronic library.

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This post was written by Library Resource Development Team on February 23, 2015

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New Trial: Visible Body

The University now has trial access to Visible Body until 25th March 2015.

Access to the full suite of Visible Body databases.

Anatomy & Function provides stunning animations, illustrations, and 3D models of the human body. The app is a quick and easy visual reference for understanding anatomy and physiological processes. Content is organized by common functions and by body systems. It also contains a robust search function. With over 500 views into the human body, multiple ways to quickly locate the ideal visual, and the ability to annotate and share images, Anatomy & Function provides a visual and interactive look into the human body. Use it to review, teach, or communicate with patients or peers.

Anatomy & Physiology by Visible Body is an app that visually and interactively engages students in the core concepts of an undergraduate A&P course. Stunning animations review physiology and anatomical function. 3D anatomical models can be rotated, zoomed, and dissected. Quizzes, learning objective checklists, and an intuitive interface help students learn the content at their own pace.

Human Anatomy Atlas is our best-selling and award-winning human anatomy general reference. The application is a revolutionary 3D visualization and learning tool used to explore the systems of the human body. It contains more than 4,600 anatomical structures, including all major organs and systems of the male and female bodies. This application is used by healthcare professionals, patients, students, and all others interested in detailed visualization of human anatomy

Muscle Premium is a 3D interactive dive into the muscles of the human body. It is ideal for students, instructors, and healthcare professionals who seek to learn, review, or communicate in-depth information about muscles, their attachments and actions.

Skeleton Premium provides an encyclopedic reference of skeletal anatomy that is more complete than any other skeletal system app. It is the only app that provides real 3D models of each bone in the articulated skeleton, hundreds of ligaments, bone landmarks, and moving synovial joints.

Physiology Animations by Visible Body is an app of stunning videos that illustrate and animate the core physiological processes of the human body. Complex information is distilled into short animations, each accompanied by voice-over text, allowing for easier understanding and retention.

Heart & Circulatory Premium 2 uses 3D models and interactive presentations, quick movies, and visually stunning images to provide a deep dive into the anatomy and physiology of the circulatory system. The application is used by students interested in an introduction to the circulatory system, and by healthcare professionals as a reference and patient-education tool.

To access this resource, please visit the trials section on the Electronic library.

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This post was written by Library Resource Development Team on February 23, 2015

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New trial: Palgrave Connect International Relations and Development 2014-2015

The University now has trial access to Palgrave Connect International Relations & Development 2014-2015 until 215th March 2015.

A trial of 299 International Relations e-books from Palgrave.

To access this resource, please visit the trials section on the Electronic library.

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This post was written by Library Resource Development Team on February 10, 2015

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New trial: Palgrave Connect Political Science 2014-2015

The University now has trial access to Palgrave Connect Political Science 2014-2015 until 215th March 2015.

A trial of 292 Political Science e-books from Palgrave.

To access this resource, please visit the trials section on the Electronic library.

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This post was written by Library Resource Development Team on February 10, 2015

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New Trial: Artemis Literary Sources with MLA

The University now has trial access to Artemis Literary Sources with MLA until 5th April 2015.

Artemis Literary Sources integrates full-text literary content with metadata and subject indexing and provides workflow tools to analyze information. You can research authors and their works, literary movements and genres. Search across your library’s Literature databases to find full text of literary works, journal articles, literature criticism, reviews, biographical information and overviews.

To access this resource, please visit the trials section on the Electronic library.

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This post was written by Library Resource Development Team on January 28, 2015

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New Trial: ProQuest Historical Newspapers

The University now has trial access to ProQuest Historical Newspapers until 26th February 2015.

ProQuest Historical Newspapers™ is the definitive newspaper digital archive offering full-text and full-image articles for significant newspapers dating back to the eighteenth century. As part of the ProQuest Historical Newspapers™ program, every issue of each title includes the complete paper, cover-to-cover, with full-page and article images in easily downloadable PDF format. The full collection of ProQuest Historical Newspapers™ contains over 30 million digitized pages.

ProQuest Historical Newspapers™ provides easy access to the past. Researchers can search over 20 different article types to find exactly what they are looking for, including:

  • News
  • Editorials
  • Letters to the Editor
  • Obituaries
  • Birth and Marriage Announcements
  • Stock Photos
  • Advertisements
  • …and more

To access this resource, please visit the trials section on the Electronic library.

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This post was written by Library Resource Development Team on January 27, 2015

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New Trial: Oxford Bibliographies Online : Classics

The University now has trial access to Oxford Bibliographies Online : Classics until 22nd February 2015.

Oxford Bibliographies is a library of disciplined-based subject modules. In each subject module, leading scholars have produced a literary guide to the most important and significant sources in an area of study they know best. The guides feature a selective list of bibliographic citations supported by direct recommendations about which sources to consult. Each topic has a unique editorial commentary to show how the cited sources are interrelated. The citations promote discoverability as they link out to the sources via your library collection or through Google books and more.

To access this resource, please visit the trials section on the Electronic library.

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This post was written by Library Resource Development Team on January 22, 2015

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