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, scientific, and technological developments in industrial, pharmaceutical, and high technology organizations.

Cambridge University Press – two new ebook collections.  Law 2016.  Maths & Science 2015-2016 which contains titles in Astronomy, Chemistry, Earth and Environmental Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Physics and Statistics and Probability.

CCH ebooks on Wheeler’s ePlatform – provides access to selected titles recently published by CCH Australia and LexisNexis.  Includes titles on Accounting, Business Law, Law and Medical Law.

Edinburgh edition of Thomas Reid – online edition of the 10 vol. work published in 1995.  This is part of the Past Masters series of definitive editions of the full corpora of the seminal figures in the history of the humanities.

Fairfax Media – premium access to the websites of The Age, the Australian Financial Review, and the Sydney Morning Herald.  Access is also available to digital replica versions of the print editions.

Hart Publishing on the Bloomsbury ebook platform – Hart’s 2016 collection includes around 100 titles covering a range of legal topics, such as European law, criminal law, legal history, contract law, legal philosophy and human rights.

Maths300 – offers the 300 most interesting maths lessons from classrooms across Australia and beyond.

Books@Ovid – now includes Doody’s core collection for 2016.

Oxford Handbooks Online. Philosophy Collection, including titles on Aesthetics, Animal Ethics, Bioethics, Business Ethics, Environmental Ethics, Ethics at the End of Life, Freedom, Philosophy and Neuroscience, Philosophy of Criminal Law, Philosophy of Education, Reproductive Ethics and Value Theory.

Oxford Handbooks Online. Psychology Collection, including titles on Music Therapy, Affective Computing, Creativity, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Deaf Studies, Eating Disorders, Multicultural Identity, Numerical Cognition, Qualitative Research, Reading, Sports-related Concussion, Substance Abuse, and the Workplace.

Oxford Scholarship Online – now includes the 2016 Law ebook collection

Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism – brings together a wealth of interdisciplinary content about the Modernist period, featuring over 1,000 articles from experts in the field, supported by over 100 images.

VETnetBASE – now includes the 2016 collection of ebooks.

Visual History Archive Online – produced by the USC Shoah Foundation, this database allows users to search through and view more than 52,000 video testimonies of survivors and witnesses of genocide.  Includes testimonies from the Holocaust, the Armenian Genocide, the 1937 Nanjing Massacre in China, and the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda.


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