Gallup Analytics provides tools and analytics for U.S. and global data on business and economics, education and families, food and shelter, health and well-being, government and politics, and much more. U.S. data goes back to 1930's and data from 160+ countries goes back to 2005. The Libraries have a trial for this resource through September 30th, 2017. Please share with us your feedback (UMass NetID required for login).Read more »
The Libraries has purchased an archive of news segments from the CBS program, 60 Minutes, including news pieces, cultural features and newsmaker profiles from Sunday Morning. Offered on the Alexander Street Press platform, you can browse the collection by people, subjects, titles, reporters, historical events, etc., or search by these and many other attributes.
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The Selden Society of Publications and the History of Early English Law is now available through the Libraries. Presented on the HeinOnline platform, this resource covers Selden Society Annual Series, Selden Society Supplementary Series and the Centenary Guide to the Publications of the Selden Society published in 1987. It also includes more than 220 English Legal History Classics including abridgments, digests and dictionaries.
If you'd like assistance using it, contact Lisa di Valentino, Law and Public Policy Librarian, at 545-3009.
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The Libraries has purchased the Folk and Hip Hop & Rap collections of the Music Magazine Archive. The Music Magazine Archive is a collaboration between the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Bowling Green State University and NA Publishing to digitize magazines about particular musical genres. Titles range from Broadside, Dirty Linen, the Old Time Herald to The Little Sandy Review, with more titles to come. Our purchase of these collections will contribute to the Reveal Digital Zines project, an open access resource.
If you have questions about the Music Magazine Archive, contact Jeremy Smith, librarian for Communication, at 545-6729.Read more »
Women and Social Movements in the Modern Empires since 1820 was recently added to the Libraries' digital collections. The archive includes audio and video, letters, diaries, newspaper articles and other documents covering themes of colonization, settlement and resistance in Asia, European, North America and other empires. Users can browse by topical collections, or search by keyword, title, author/creator, format, date and more. This collection is provided by Alexander Street Press.
If you'd like assistance using this resource, contact Isabel Espinal, Humanities Reference librarian, at 545-6817.Read more »
The Libraries are now providing access to the Docuseek2 collection of over 1,100 independent and educational documentary films distributed by Bullfrog Films, Icarus Films, Kartemquin Films, KimStim, the National Film Board of Canada and Terra Nova Films. The collection is on the Alexander Street Press platform, and patrons can browse by title, subject, publisher or genre, or search transcript contents, subject terms, format, date, publication place and more.
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The Libraries have purchased the Historical Philadelphia Tribune (1912-2001), the oldest continuously published black newspaper dedicated to the needs and concerns of the fourth largest black community in the U.S.. This newspaper archive is provided by ProQuest. Researchers can search for content by date, document type (article, birth notice, classified ad, letter to the editor, marriage, obituary, etc.), document title or author, text, etc.
If you'd like assistance using this resource, contact Jim Kelly, Humanities Research Services Librarian, at 545-3981.Read more »
- American Journal of Comparative Law
- American Journal of Legal History
- Biology Letters
- Biology of Reproduction
- Decision Analysis
- Energy and Environmental Science
- Genome Research
- Journal of Abbasid Studies
- Journal of Environmental Studies and Sciences
- Journal of Hospital Medicine
- Journal of Religious and Political Practice
- Journal of Science Teacher Education
- Physical Therapy
- Proceedings. Biological Sciences
- Zeitschrift für Literaturwissenschaft und Linguistik : lili
The Libraries now offer the Encyclopedia of Chinese Language and Linguistics Online. This reference source provides a comprehensive overview of all the languages of China spoken today and in the past.
Please contact Sharon Domier, East Asian Studies Librarian, with any questions.Read more »
The Libraries have purchased Brill's New Pauly online with supplement volumes 1 - 13. The database provides comprehensive, interdisciplinary, contemporary coverage of Greco-Roman antiquity and its influence through the ages.
If you have questions about this resource, contact Jim Kelly, specialist librarian for Classics.Read more »