New Trial: Frost & Sullivan

The University now has trial access to Frost & Sullivan until  31st October 2014.

Frost & Sullivan is a global growth consulting firm which provides market research and analysis, growth strategy consulting, and corporate training services across multiple industries including automotive, healthcare, internet and communication technology, and more.

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 October 1, 2014

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New Trial: Library of Latin Texts Complete (LLT A + LLT B)

The University now has trial access to Library of Latin Texts Complete (LLT A + LLT B) until  31st October 2014.

LLT A:
More than 3,200 latin texts from Antiquity to the twentieth century
Each text benefits from intensive research work

LLT B:
A complementary database that grows at a faster pace than the LLT-A.
Texts taken directly from existing editions. About 300 texts already available

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 October 1, 2014

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New trial: BBC Monitoring Library

The University now has trial access to BBC Monitoring Library until  25th October 2014.

BBC Monitoring Library shows how countries view and report international business, political, defense, and economic affairs, translating “as reported” news into English without analysis or editorial comment to ensure impartiality and authority.  News is archived back to August 2006 and is gathered from 3,000 media sources (radio, TV, press, news agencies, web sites), covering over 150 countries, as translated from 100 languages into English.

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 September 26, 2014

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New trial: Cambridge Archive Editions Online

The University now has trial access to Cambridge Archive Editions Online until  25th October 2014.

Cambridge Archive Editions Online presents a wealth of historical reference materials which otherwise would remain unknown, difficult to access, or fragmentary. The collection represents many thousands of original documents of the National Archives (UK) represented in facsimile, including numerous maps, on the national heritage and political development of many countries, with particular emphasis on the Middle East, Russia and the Balkans, the Caucasus, Southeast Asia, and China and the Far East.

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 September 25, 2014

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New Trial: Bloomsbury Collections

The University now has trial access to the Bloomsbury Collections until  24th October 2014.

Delivers online access to 1949 scholarly books from Bloomsbury’s award-winning Academic division. Spanning the humanities and social sciences, the site features the latest research publications from Bloomsbury, T&T Clark and The Arden Shakespeare, alongside scholarship from historic imprints Continuum, Berg and Bristol Classical Press.

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 September 24, 2014

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New Trial: Loeb Classical Library

The University now has trial access to the Loeb Classical Library until 9th November 2014.

Loeb Classical Library is an interconnected, fully searchable, perpetually growing, virtual library of all that is important in Greek and Latin literature, with up-to-date texts and accurate English translations. More than 520 volumes of Latin, Greek, and English texts are available in a modern and elegant interface, allowing readers to browse, search, bookmark, annotate, and share content with ease.

Key features include:

• Single- and dual-language reading modes

• Sophisticated Bookmarking and Annotation features

• Tools for sharing Bookmarks and Annotations

• Greek keyboard

• User account and My Loeb content saved in perpetuity

• Inclusion of every Loeb volume in print

• Regular uploading of new and revised volumes

Some of the site’s most useful tools are features of “My Loeb,” the personal account available to all authorized users. You can create your own account via the “Sign up” link at the top of each page on the site.

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 September 23, 2014

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New Trial: Wanfang data – Chinese Companies and Products

The University now has trial access to Wanfang data – Chinese Companies and Products until 26th July 2014.

Wanfang Data, an affiliate of the Chinese Ministry of Science & Technology, provides access to a wide range of database resources. We have access to the Chinese Companies and Products database.  The database of Chinese Companies & Products (English Version) contains current information on Chinese company profiles including products, capitals, revenues, profits, contact details, web sites, etc.  The database is updated on a regular basis.

 

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 July 11, 2014

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New Trial: English Historical Documents

The University now has trial access to English Historical Documents until 25th June 2014.

English Historical Documents contains over 5,500 indexed and fully searchable primary documents from the years 500-1914.

The sources include treaties, statutes, declarations, government and cabinet proceedings, military dispatches, orders, acts, sermons, newspaper articles, pamphlets, personal and official letters, diaries and more. Each section of documents and many of the documents themselves are accompanied by editorial commentary. The sources cover a wide spectrum of topics, from political and constitutional issues to social, economic, religious as well as cultural history.

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 May 27, 2014

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New Trial: Arabia Monitor MENA

The University now has trial access to Arabia Monitor until the 12th of June 2014.

Arabia Monitor is an independent research firm specialised in economic and market studies on the Middle East & North African region, which we view as the new emerging market. Our forward looking perspective allows us to place recent developments in the region within a broader context and a long-term view.

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This post was written by Library Resource Development Team on May 23, 2014

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New Trial: De Gruyter eBooks

The University now has trial access to De Gruyter eBooks until the 20th of June 2014.

Full text access to 63,000+ eBooks published by De Gruyter.

Highlights this year include:

• More than 570 frontlist titles in English

• 2,800 formerly out of print titles from Harvard University Press

• Comprehensive program in philosophy with more than 100 new titles in 2014

• Large choice of titles in art and architecture, including Birkhäuser and Detail publications

• Innovative titles on cultural studies from our partner transcript

• A growing program in chemistry, materials science and other STM areas

 

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

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This post was written by Library Resource Development Team on May 20, 2014

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