X Close

Electronic Resources Blog

Home

News and information about ejournals, databases and ebooks at UCL

Menu

Archive for the 'New databases' Category

UCL now has access to Sage Video: Media, Communications & Cultural Studies collection

Sarah Gilmore5 May 2022

UCL users can now access Sage Video: Media, Communications & Cultural Studies collection . This is addition to our existing access to the Education, Sociology and Psychology collections.

Featuring more than 135 hours of video, the Media, Communications & Cultural Studies collection offers academic viewpoints and real-life insights into how our media communicates with us and how we communicate with each other. Topics range from communication studies, film and television studies, popular culture and cultural studies, media studies, and advertising.

Please send feedback on this resource to your subject librarian.

UCL now has access to additional ProQuest and Alexander Street databases

Sarah Gilmore21 April 2022

UCL now has access to an increased selection of ProQuest and Alexander Street databases, initially until April 2023.

New ProQuest databases:

New Alexander Street databases:

Please send feedback on this resource to your subject librarian.

UCL now has access to Artforum Archive

Sarah Gilmore15 March 2022

UCL now has access to Artforum Archive, 1962-2020

The backfile of Artforum (later Artforum International), the leading magazine for coverage of international contemporary art, from its launch in 1962 to 2020. Spanning six decades of reporting on art in all media, Artforum offers features, reviews, and interviews relating to artists, exhibitions, publications, and other art world events / trends.

Please send feedback on this resource to your subject librarian

 

UCL now has access to Academic Video Online

Sarah Gilmore10 March 2022

UCL now has access to Academic Video Online (AVON) both via the Alexander Street video platform and the ProQuest platform.

Academic Video Online streams over 70,000 video titles spanning subject areas including anthropology, business, counseling, film, health, history, music, and more. More than 18,000* titles are exclusive to Alexander Street / ProQuest

Please send feedback on this resource to your subject librarian

 

UCL now has access to the complete Oxford University Press Law Research and Reference Collection

Sarah Gilmore10 March 2022

UCL now has access to the complete Oxford University Press Law Research and Reference Collection. This is comprised of:

Oxford Public International Law which includes-

Oxford Constitutional Law which includes-

Oxford Legal Research Library which includes-

Investment Claims

Oxford Competition Law

Please send feedback on this resource to your subject librarian

 

 

 

UCL now has access to PitchBook

Sarah Gilmore30 November 2021

UCL now has access to PitchBook. Access is for UCL students and staff only. Users need to create an account on first use with your UCL email address and all access must be via the UCL PitchBook portal

PitchBook provides insight into the flow of capital across the venture capital, private equity and M&A ecosystem with detailed data on the private and public markets—including companies, investors, funds, investments, exits and people

Please send feedback on this resource to your subject librarian

UCL now has access to the complete British Online Archives

Sarah Gilmore23 November 2021

UCL now has access to all 102 collections from British Online Archives. These collections are organised into themed series:

Please send feedback on this resource to your subject librarian

UCL now has access to Gale’s Digital Scholar Lab

Sarah Gilmore18 November 2021

UCL now has access to Gale’s digital humanities platform Digital Scholar Lab

Gale’s Digital Scholar Lab is designed to transform the way user’s access and analyse Gale primary source materials by offering solutions to some of the most common challenges facing researchers in the digital humanities

  • Digital Scholar Lab gives users the ability to create custom content sets containing up to 10,000 documents. Users can search across UCL’s Gale Primary Sources holdings and select documents to be added to their custom content set.
  • Users can analyse and interrogate the data with the text analysis and visualization tools built into the Gale Digital Scholar Lab. Digital humanities analysis methods include: Named Entity Recognition, Topic Modelling, Parts of Speech, and more.
  • Users’ content sets remained saved in the Gale Digital Scholar Lab allowing them to manage their research for long term projects.

Please send feedback on this resource to your subject librarian

UCL now has access to the complete World Bank eLibrary

Sarah Gilmore4 November 2021

UCL now has full text access to World Bank eLibrary

World Bank eLibrary access now covers the complete collection of World Bank formal publications and journals since the 1990s, as well as reports, working papers, and top data from the World Bank’s World Development Indicators

Please send feedback on this resource to your subject librarian

UCL now has access to Mintel: UK Reports and Mintel: Trends

Sarah Gilmore22 October 2021

UCL users now have access to: Mintel : UK Reports and Trends

Mintel is a source of expert insight and analysis on consumers, companies, markets and products.

For more information see the videos below:

Mintel Reports (please note we have the UK reports only)

Mintel Trends

Please send feedback on this resource to your subject librarian