The University Libraries is pleased to announce trial access to the following digital resources. We would like your feedback about the importance of these resources for your research and teaching. For more information, please click on a link below.
This database trial is available until March 20, 2014.
20th Century Newspapers is a Fully digitized major regional U.S. newspapers from 1923 forward. Series includes:
- The Times-Picayune (New Orleans, Louisiana 1923-1988)
- The Plain Dealer (Cleveland, Ohio 1923-1991)
- The Oregonian (Portland, Oregon 1923-1987)
- Press-Register (Mobile, Alabama 1970-1992)
- The Seattle Times (Seattle, Washington 1923-1984)
- Trenton Evening Times (Trenton, New Jersey 1923-1993)
- The Springfield Republican (Springfield, Massachusetts 1923-1946) and The Springfield Union (Springfield, Massachusetts 1947-1987)
- The Dallas Morning News (Dallas, Texas 1923-1984)
- The Augusta Chronicle (Augusta, Georgia 1923-1993)
London Low Life is a full-text searchable resource, containing colour digital images of rare books, ephemera, maps and other materials relating to 18th, 19th and early 20th century London. It is designed for both teaching and study, from undergraduate to research students and beyond.
In addition to the digital documents, London Low Life contains a wealth of secondary resources, including a chronology, interactive maps, essays, online galleries and links to other useful websites.
This trial includes three datasets -- LandScan 2012, Core Logic Parcel sample data, and PlanetDEM sample data. All are available through the EVGeoCloud interface. Some functionality is not available in the trial such as the ability to download data.
LandScan 2012, produced by the Oak Ridge National Laboratory, is a global population database that shows geographical distribution of population at one-kilometer resolution over an average 24 hour period.
Core Logic Parcel Sample includes sample data of a couple of blocks in Phoenix.
PlanetDEM Sample includes sample data in the Cape Town region, South Africa.
This trial expires May 15, 2014.
Keesing’s World News Archive is a monthly digest of articles compiled by Keesing’s editorial staff that summarize world events from news reports from around the world. Coverage is from 1931-present. Keesing's is the standard for thorough, objective coverage of significant events for every country as well as major international organizations. Over 95,000 articles are included in the archive, with about 150 new analytical articles added per month. Among the events covered are elections and changes of government; wars, treaties, and diplomacy; terrorism and issues of internal security; legislation, budgets, economic developments and international agreements; actions by the UN and other international organizations; natural disasters, environmental issues, and scientific discoveries.
SimplyMap is an award-winning, web-based mapping application that changes the way you use and interact with complex data. SimplyMap enables non-technical and advanced users to quickly create professional thematic maps and reports using powerful demographic, business, and marketing data.
Last modified: February 27, 2014