American Business: Mercantile Newspapers provides statistics-laden content from nearly 500 papers in a genre spawned by the rapid growth of shipping and international trade. Targeting wealthy merchants, professionals, and the educated elite, mercantile papers often were voluminous with a very large format, making production and subscription expensive. Much of the included information is unavailable elsewhere. Covers 1793-1900. Trial runs until May 31, 2017.
POLITICO Pro is the country’s pre-eminent policy news reporting service. Customized alerts, a library of primary source documentation, and proprietary tools, including regulatory trackers and a graphic visualization library called DataPoint provide essential intelligence to satisfy research and awareness needs.Whether you are creating laws and regulations, providing industry viewpoints, or simple affected by government policies at any level - from local to international - POLITICO Pro can help you navigate the complex policy world.
Digitalia Film Library is a multilingual, multinational, streaming video film library. It includes award winning films from Spain, Latin America and Europe, and classic films from North America. Available for a limited time, trial ends May 3, 2017. Click here to access. Please contact Jill Chisnell or Jeffrey Hinkelman.
Looking for full text Spanish language electronic books and journals? Try Digitalia Hispanica. This database contains full text Spanish language electronic books and journals on multiple topics. Available for a limited time, trial ends May 3, 2017. Please contact Ethan Pullman.
Coming May 2017, results for 'Everything' and 'Articles and More' searches will have a new, refreshed look. Try it out now and learn about the new features.
An open-access video archive featuring interviews with innovative artists who transformed Off- and Off-Off-Broadway theatre after World War II.
A compilation of the most important historical documents and legislation related to immigration in the United States as well as current hearings, debates and recent developments in immigration law.
A scholarly resource of recordings, liner notes and essays from New World, Composers Recordings, and other important labels.
Announcing two new databases of historical newspapers:
Historical Newspapers: Pittsburgh Post Gazette, 1786-1985
This database features major Pittsburgh papers over time. Important note: the database is a work in progress, some dates and full text may not be available. When completed, the database will include 1786-2008.
Announcing trial access to the ACLS Humanities E-Book through December 31, 2017.
This electronic resource includes 5,000 full-text, cross-searchable books in the humanities selected by scholars for their continuing importance for research and teaching. Lists of titles can be found online at: http://www.humanitiesebook.org/titlelist.html.