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Trial access to China Academic Journals Full-text Database

By Michael Jones, on 18 August 2014

UCL has trial access to Series F (Literature/History/Philosophy) of the China Academic Journals Full-text Database until 16th September 2014. For off-site access to this trial, please use web WTS or Desktop@UCL Anywhere.

CAJ is a comprehensive, full-text database of Chinese journals, provided by China National Knowledge Infrastructure. Series F of the database covers the literature, history, and philosophy subjects, offering full-text access to 871 journal titles.

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Trial access to Reaxys Medicinal Chemistry

By Sarah Gilmore, on 14 August 2014

UCL has trial access to Reaxys Medicinal Chemistry until 31st October 2014.

Reaxys Medicinal Chemistry contains fully indexed data on over 5 million chemical compounds and 9,000 pharmacological targets and nearly 20 million bioactivity data points.

Visit Help directly in Reaxys to start learning all about Reaxys Medicinal Chemistry! Including guides, videos and webinars

Trial access to Cite them right online

By Sarah Gilmore, on 8 August 2014

UCL has trial access to the Cite them right online until 8th September 2014. For off-site access to this trial, please use web WTS or Desktop@UCL Anywhere.

Cite them right online will help you to reference just about any source, and understand how to avoid plagiarism.

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Punch Historical Archive, 1841-1992

By Sarah Gilmore, on 8 August 2014

UCL has trial access to Punch Historical Archive, 1841-1992 until 7th September 2014. For off-site access to this trial please follow the ‘Shibboleth users click here’ link provided at the bottom left hand corner of the login screen, otherwise please use web WTS or Desktop@UCL Anywhere.

From 1841 to 1992 Punch magazine was celebrated for it’s humour and satire and played a central role in the formation of British identity – and how the rest of the world saw the British.

 The fully text searchable online archive aids research and teaching of 19th and 20th century political and social history, covering key themes such as:

  • World War I and World War II
  • Wars and Conflicts
  • Colonialism, Imperialism and End of Empire
  • Impact of New Technology and Modernity
  • Public Health, Conservation and Environmentalism
  • Social Change
  • The Role of Women

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PsycTESTS

By Sarah Gilmore, on 1 August 2014

UCL now has access to PsycTESTS.

PsycTESTS focuses primarily on unpublished tests, developed by researchers but not made commercially available. Records link to materials describing the test in peer-reviewed literature, technical reports, or dissertations and related peer-reviewed literature describing test development, review, or use.

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Trial access to Art and Architecture Archive & Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive

By Sarah Gilmore, on 1 August 2014

UCL has trial access to Art and Architecture Archive and Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive until 31st August 2014.

Art and Architecture Archive  is a full-text archive of magazines comprising key research material in the fields of art and architecture, dating from the late-nineteenth century to the twenty-first. Subjects covered include fine art, decorative arts, architecture, interior design, industrial design, and photography.

Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive is an archival research resource containing the essential primary sources for studying the history of the film and entertainment industries, from the era of vaudeville and silent movies through to 2000. The core US and UK trade magazines covering film, music, broadcasting and theatre are all included, together with film fan magazines and music press titles.

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New East View Databases

By Sarah Gilmore, on 1 August 2014

UCL now has access to Sovetskaia Kul’tura Digital Archive and Social Movements, Elections, Ephemera

Sovetskaia Kul’tura Digital Archive - Kul’tura (Culture) is an important Russian weekly newspaper. An indispensable source of information on the developing and ever changing attitudes towards arts and culture in the Soviet and Russian societies.

 Social Movements, Elections, Ephemera - This series offers a comprehensive collection of election related material to date from the countries of the former Soviet Union. Includes party programs, propaganda material, collections of special editions of newspapers and literature produced by political parties or candidates. The collection covers:

  •  Belarus Presidential Election, 2010
  •  Russia Presidential Election 2012
  • Russia State Duma Election, 2011
  • South Ossetia Presidential Election, 2012
  • Ukraine Parliamentary Election, 2012

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Trial access to Cairn journal collection

By Anna Sansome, on 31 July 2014

UCL has trial access to the Cairn collection of e-journals until 31 August 2014. For off-site access to this trial, please use web WTS or Desktop@UCL Anywhere.

The Cairn collection is made up of over 300 French-language e-journals in the humanities and social sciences from major French and Belgian publishers.

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Trial access to Supplementum Epigraphicum Graecum Online

By Sarah Gilmore, on 31 July 2014

UCL has trial access to Supplementum Epigraphicum Graecum Online until 29th August 2014.

The Supplementum Epigraphicum Graecum systematically collects newly published Greek inscriptions as well as publications on previously known documents. It presents complete Greek texts of all new inscriptions with a critical apparatus; it summarizes new readings, interpretations, and studies of known inscriptions, and occasionally presents the Greek text of these documents.
The online edition includes all SEG volumes, and will incorporate all future volumes in the series. Supplementum Epigraphicum Graecum Online is automatically updated upon publication of the annual volume.

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Cold War Intelligence

By Sarah Gilmore, on 18 July 2014

 

UCL now has access to the Cold War Intelligence.

Cold War Intelligence is a collection of 2,360 formerly classified U.S. government documents (most classified Top Secret or higher). It provides a declassified documentary record of the successes and failures of the U.S. intelligence community in its efforts to spy on the Soviet Union during the Cold War.

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