Category Archives: New eResources

New eResources – December 2016

The following databases were added to the Library’s collection recently: IndiaStat – provides secondary level socio-economic statistical information about India, its states, regions and sectors. Indigenous Peoples: North America – explores the political, social, and cultural history of native North American peoples from the sixteenth century well into the twentieth century.  The content is sourced […]

CAB Abstracts and Global Health

As of 31 December 2016 the Library’s access to CAB Abstracts and Global Health on the Web of Knowledge platform will cease. These databases are now, and will continue to be, available on the updated CAB Direct platform.  You can access them now via the Library Catalogue:  CAB Abstracts   Global Health CABI has worked with […]

New eResources – August 2016

The following eResources were added to the Library’s collection during the last few months: Asian Film Online – a selection of narrative feature films, documentaries and shorts curated by film scholars and critics, the collection offers perspectives and insights onto themes relevant across Asia. BCC Research – market research reports that incorporate the major economic, […]

New eResources – January 2016

The following databases are new to the Library collection for 2016 StatsRef: Statistics Reference Online – This is a comprehensive online reference resource which covers the fundamentals and applications of statistics in all fields where it is widely used. Wiley StatsRef is aimed at advanced undergraduates, postgraduates, teachers of statistics, and for experienced researchers entering […]

Recent acquisitions, July 2015

The Library acquired the following electronic resources during the past few months: Austroads Publications Online – more than 600 technical and research reports. IndiaAgristat – socio-economic statistical information about agriculture in India. LandScan Global Population Database – shows geographical distribution of population at one-kilometre resolution over an average 24 hour period. Nearmap – provides access to […]

Recent acquisitions 2015

The following databases were added to the Library’s collection in early 2015: Business Education Complete Online – includes textbooks, book chapters, cases from well-known case providers, corporate training video, sample business documents and executive-oriented research reports. China, America and the Pacific : Trade and Cultural Exchange –  primary source materials for the study of North […]

Recent acquisitions, June 2014

The Library has recently acquired the following databases: 19th Century British Pamphlets.  Contains the most significant British pamphlets from the 19th century held in seven UK research libraries. World News Connection Archive, 1995-2013.  Contains foreign news reports, from over 500 news sources in 130 countries, translated into English by the US Government.  The news sources […]

Recent acquisitions, May 2014

The Library has recently acquired the following electronic resources: New collections Early European Books : printed sources to 1700.  Traces the history of printing in Europe from its origins through to the close of the seventeenth century, offering full-colour, high-resolution facsimile images of rare and hard-to-access printed sources. Foreign Office Files for China, 1919-1948  Makes […]

Recent acquisitions, April 2014

The Library has recently acquired the following electronic resources: Acta Sanctorum.  The complete printed text of Acta Sanctorum, from the edition published in sixty-eight volumes by the Societé des Bollandistes in Antwerp and Brussels. Cold War Intelligence Online : The Secret War Between the U.S. and the USSR, 1945-1991.  A collection of 2,360 formerly classified […]

Recent acquisitions, March 2014

The Library has recently acquired the following electronic resources: New collections British Periodicals.  Contains nearly 500 British periodicals published from the seventeenth through the early twentieth centuries. Chatham House Online Archive.  Contains the research, publications, speeches and archives of the leading international affairs think tank, The Royal Institute of International Affairs, Chatham House, London. Early […]