New Trial: Hart Publishing Law eBooks

The University now has trial access to Hart Publishing Law eBooks until 8th June 2015.

Hart Publishing, established in 1996, is the largest independent academic law publisher in the UK. Intellectually
stimulating and innovative, the books contribute to the academic study of law as well as to its development
and practical implementation. The list spans the entirety of legal scholarship.

Hart has developed a world class academic list with leading authors including Michael Fordham QC, Andrew
Burrows, Grainne de Burca, JW Carter, Peter Cane, Simon Deakin, Vernon Bogdanor, Robert O’Donoghue,
Philip Coppel QC and Michael Beloff QC amongst others.
Subject collections:

Commercial and Financial
Competition and Intellectual Property
Constitutional law and human rights
Criminal law and criminology
International and European Law
Legal Studies
Social Law

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 11, 2015

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New Resource: ProQuest Historical Newspapers: Chinese Newspapers collection, Times of India and Irish Times and Irish Weekly.

The University now has access to the ProQuest Historical Newspapers: Chinese Newspapers collection, Times of India and Irish Times and Irish Weekly.

These historical newspaper provides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time.

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

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This post was written by Library Resource Development Team on May 7, 2015

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New Trial: SAGE Video

The University now has trial access to SAGE Video until 4th of June 2015.

SAGE Video comprising 3 sections:

Media, Communication & Cultural Studies
This internationally diverse collection of more than 120 hours and over 500 videos offers academic viewpoints and real-life insights into practices directly applicable to Communication and Media Studies courses. Top Hollywood producer Martin Cohen discusses film production; further contributors also include Sonia Livingstone on New Media, Joe Turow on Advertising, Barbara Zelizer on Journalism, and Stuart Hall on Representation.

Education
Comprised of more than more than 120 hours and 450 videos, this collection offers a practical view into a full range of teaching settings and situations, from early years to educational leadership, to support students needing to understand theory or how to apply it in practice. Contributors include leading authors Peter Smith on Bullying, Wendy W. Murawski on Co-Teaching, Julia Link Roberts on Gifted and Talented Education, and many more.

Counseling & Psychotherapy
This collection of more than 120 hours and 420 videos draws upon a vast network of SAGE’s authors and editors. It includes many tutorials, such as Mick Cooper on Empathy and Listening, multiple interviews with leading experts such as Jerrold Lee Shapiro on Existential Psychotherapy and John McLeod on Evidence-Based Practice, along with many more films addressing teaching, learning and practitioner issues.

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 7, 2015

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New Trial: History Vault: Immigration, Thomas A. Edison Papers and Civil Rights & the Black Freedom Struggle in the 20th Century

The University now has trial access to IGD Analytics until 1st of June 2015.

ProQuest History Vault gives researchers what they need—with access to millions of pages of cross-searchable, full-text/full-image documents including articles, correspondence, government records, and more documenting the most widely studied topics in 18th-century through 20th-century American history. ProQuest History Vault is comprised of a wide array of modules to mix and match to suit your needs.

Access to: Black Freedom 1 – Black Freedom 2 – Black Freedom 3 – Immigration – NAACP 1 – NAACP 2 – NAACP 3 – NAACP 4 – NAACP 5 – NAACP 6 – Thomas Edison.

 

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This post was written by Library Resource Development Team on May 6, 2015

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New Trial: IGD Analytics

The University now has trial access to IGD Analytics until 19th of May 2015.

IGD Analytics is a leading source of information and best practice on the consumer goods industry worldwide. The database has three sections:

•Retail Analysis – an online guide to food and grocery retailing

•Supply Chain Analysis – an online guide to supply chain benchmarking and best practice

•ShopperVista – a UK survey based service for food and groceries shopping

 

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 6, 2015

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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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