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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.

Please send feedback on this resource to your subject librarian.

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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Trial access to CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics

By Anna Sansome, on 3 October 2014

UCL has trial access to the CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics until 2nd January 2015. The content can be accessed both on- and off-site using the link above.

The online Handbook includes interactive versions of the tables from the print edition and allows for structure and property searching.

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Trial access to China Academic Journals

By Michael Jones, on 1 October 2014

UCL has trial access to China Academic Journals full-text database until 30th October 2014. For off-site access to this trial, please use web WTS or Desktop@UCL Anywhere

Comprising 10 subject series covering the sciences and humanities, CAJ provides access to over 9,000 academic journals.

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Trial access to The Commonwealth iLibrary

By Sarah Gilmore, on 26 September 2014

 

UCL has trial access to The Commonwealth iLibrary until 30th October 2014. For off-site access to this trial, please use web WTS or Desktop@UCL Anywhere

Each year, The Commonwealth publishes around 30 new titles on a range of topics in which it has particular insight and expertise, especially concerning small states, including;

  • globalisation and multilateral trade issues
  • export and enterprise development
  • education
  • gender
  • public service management and reform
  • law and human rights

For the first time, these publications are now available online in a single research repository, The Commonwealth iLibrary

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Trial access to Ancient Commentators on Aristotle

By Sarah Gilmore, on 25 September 2014

UCL has trial access to the Ancient Commentators on Aristotle series until 20th November 2014. For off-site access to this trial, please use web WTS or Desktop@UCL Anywhere

Now available online, this 100 volume series translates into English the principal works of the Neoplatonist commentators on Aristotle. The translation in each volume is accompanied by an introduction, comprehensive commentary notes, bibliography, glossary of translated terms and a subject index.

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Oxford Scholarly Editions Online

By Sarah Gilmore, on 24 September 2014

UCL has trial access to Oxford Scholarly Editions Online until 21st November 2014. For off-site access to this trial, please use web WTS or Desktop@UCL Anywhere

Oxford Scholarly Editions Online (OSEO) provides an interlinked collection of authoritative Oxford editions of major works from the humanities. Allowing access to authoritative poetry, drama, and fiction texts from all periods of English literature, as well as other important writings from across the humanities, these editions are the foundation of humanities scholarship—the primary sources upon which scholars rely for research and teaching.

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