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Trial access to International Law e-Books Online & Human Rights and Humanitarian Law e-Books Online (Brill)

By Sarah Gilmore, on 28 October 2014

UCL has trial access to two Brill ebook collections:  International Law e-Books Online, Collection 2006 & Human Rights and Humanitarian Law e-Books Online, Collection 2006 until 21st November 2014.

International Law e-Books Online, Collection 2006  contains the electronic versions of Brill’s book publication in the field of International Law in 2006. Covering: Public International Law, Law of the Sea, International Trade Law, International Labour Law, Environmental Law, European Law, International Relations, International Organizations , Terrorism, Legal History, Islamic Law.

Human Rights and Humanitarian Law e-Books Online, Collection 2006 allows access to all Brill’s monographs and handbooks published in this field in 2006. Covering: Human Rights,  Refugee Law, Immigration Law, Health Law, Children’s Rights, Minority and Group Rights, Humanitarian Law,  International Criminal Law.

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The Complete Prose of T.S. Eliot

By Sarah Gilmore, on 28 October 2014

UCL now has access to The Complete Prose of T. S. Eliot.

The Complete Prose of T. S. Eliot gathers in one place the collected, uncollected, and unpublished prose of T. S. Eliot – including essays, reviews, lectures, commentaries from The Criterion, and letters to editors.

It features more than 700 uncollected and 150 unpublished pieces from 1905 to 1965. The volumes will be released in sequence and published on Project MUSE.

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Trial access to The Hague Academy Collected Courses Online & Human Rights Documents Online

By Sarah Gilmore, on 23 October 2014

UCL has trial access to both The Hague Academy Collected Courses Online and Human Rights Documents Online until 21st November 2014. For off-site access to this trial, please use Web WTS or Desktop@UCL Anywhere.

  • The Hague Academy Collected Courses Online: is the online version of the book series : Collected Courses of the Hague Academy of International Law. The courses, given by eminent legal specialists, deal with the theoretical and practical aspects of law and are published in the language of their delivery. The resource now covers more than 330 volumes (150,000 pages) and contains over 1200 lectures given over a period of 85 years.
  • Human Rights Documents Online: is the largest online database on international human rights issues, with more than 50,000 documents from 612 organizations. Covering the period from 1980 up to 2011, it brings together a unique collection of “grey literature” literature from small and large organizations working globally and locally.

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Trial access to Vetus Testamentum Supplements Online

By Anunciata Rodriguez, on 22 October 2014

UCL has trial access to Vetus Testamentum Supplements Online until 22nd November 2014.

Vetus Testamentum Supplements Online covers the whole range of Old Testament study, including Septuaginta studies, Ugaritic research relevant to the study of the Old Testament, Hebrew studies, studies in ancient Israelite history and society, and studies in the history of the discipline. There are both monographs and collective volumes, the latter including the Proceedings of the Triennial International Congresses of the International Organization for the Study of the Old Testament.

This collection contains 159 titles published up to and including all titles published in 2013.

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Trial access to the Loeb Classical Library

By Anunciata Rodriguez, on 21 October 2014

UCL has trial access to the digital Loeb Classical Library until 19th December 2014. For off-site access to this trial, please use Web WTS or Desktop@UCL Anywhere

The mission of the Loeb Classical Library, founded by James Loeb in 1911, has always been to make Greek and Latin literature accessible to the broadest range of readers. The digital Loeb Classical Library extends this mission into the twenty-first century, presenting an interconnected, fully searchable, perpetually growing virtual library of Greek and Latin literature. It includes more than 520 volumes of Latin, Greek and English texts in a modern interface, allowing readers to browse, search, bookmark, annotate, and share content.

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Trial access to Eastview Ukrainian & Russian databases

By Sarah Gilmore, on 16 October 2014

UCL has trial access to four Ukrainian and Russian databases from Eastview. Access is until 15th November 2014.

The databases are:

Euromaidan Protests in Ukraine, 2013-2014  - represents a comprehensive collection of ephemera and primary source material from the Euromaidan protests that rocked Kiev beginning on 21st November 2013.

Statistical Publications from Ukraine - contains comprehensive statistical data on key economic, social, and environmental trends and developments in Ukraine.

Russian Islamic Studies - comprises of a collection of journals and newspapers on Islam, published in Russia, in the Russian language.

Crimean  census – access under ‘Collections’ in the left hand section of the screen.

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BFI InView

By Sarah Gilmore, on 9 October 2014

UCL now has access to BFI InView

BFI InView is an audio-visual database covering over 2,000 non-fiction film and television titles from the 20th century to the early 21st. InView is easily searchable, and clearly organised under six main Themes, each with an introductory essay by an academic historian.

The themes are:

  • Education
  • UK Industry & Economy
  • Health
  • Law & Order
  • Environment
  • Immigration, Race and Equality

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Trial access to British Online Archives

By Sarah Gilmore, on 9 October 2014

UCL has trial access to British Online Archives until 9th November 2014. For off-site access to this trial, please use web WTS or Desktop@UCL Anywhere

British Online Archives is a gateway to primary sources, covering a wealth of historical themes from 1650 onwards . The growing database includes:

  • British Records on the Atlantic World, 1700-1900
  • Colonial & missionary records
  • Records of the Raj
  • People & Protest in Britain and Abroad, 1800-2000
  • Twentieth century politics
  • World War One: Different Perspectives
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Communist Party of Great Britain archive

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Trial access to Alexander Street Press e-video content

By Sarah Gilmore, on 9 October 2014

UCL has trial access to a large collection of Alexander Street Press e-video content until 30th November 2014.

The collections included are:

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Trial access to Inderscience Publishers

By Michael Jones, on 7 October 2014

UCL has trial access to the full online journals collection from Inderscience Publishers until 31st December 2014. The content can be accessed both on- and off-site using the link above.

The collection offers access to 388 peer-reviewed international journals in wide ranging disciplines including science, engineering and technology, healthcare and biosciences, environment and stability, computing, economics, and management.

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