NEW eREFERENCE- The Cambridge Dictionary of Modern World History

  The Cambridge Dictionary of Modern World History: Compiled by an international team of contributors, area editors and general editors, ‘The Cambridge Dictionary of Modern World History’ provides a much needed guide to the main global events, personalities and themes from the eighteenth century to the present. Major themes of war, politics, society and religion are […]

NEW eREFERENCE- Warfare and Armed Conflicts : A Statistical Encyclopedia of Casualty and Other Figures, 1492-2015

By Joy on April 19, 2018 in eCollections

Warfare and Armed Conflicts : A Statistical Encyclopedia of Casualty and Other Figures, 1492-2015: “In its revised and updated fourth edition, this exhaustive encyclopedia provides a record of casualties of war from the last five centuries through 2015, with new statistical and analytical information. Arranged by century and subdivided by world region, chronological entries include the […]

NEW DATABASE- Textual History of the Bible

By Joy on April 19, 2018 in eCollections, Jewish Studies

Textual History of the Bible: This database is unique in providing, for the first time, a cross-searchable platform with all available information regarding the textual history, textual character, translation techniques, manuscripts, and the importance of each textual witness for each book of the Hebrew Bible, including its deutero-canonical scriptures. In addition, it includes articles on […]

Special Publications. Geological Society of London- NEW eREFERENCE

By Joy on April 19, 2018 in Earth & Planetary Sciences, eCollections

Special Publications. Geological Society of London: The Geological Society of London was founded in 1807.  Its aims are to improve knowledge and understanding of the Earth, to promote Earth science education and awareness, and to promote professional excellence and ethical standards in the work of Earth scientists.  It is a world leader in Earth science […]

APS Archive Collection- NEW DATABASE

By Joy on April 19, 2018 in eCollections, Physics

APS Archive Collection: The American Physical Society (APS) is a nonprofit membership organization formed to advance and diffuse the knowledge of physics.  The archive provides perpetual access to all of the high-quality research published in the APS Physical Review collection since 1893.  The Archive is seamlessly integrated into the APS journals platform and enables users to […]

SIAM Journals Backfiles

By Joy on April 10, 2018 in eCollections, Engineering, Math

SIAM Journals Backfiles: Applied mathematics, in partnership with computational science, is essential in solving many real-world problems. The mission of the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) is to build cooperation between mathematics and the worlds of science and technology through publications, research, and community.  SIAM backfiles extend electronic access to seventeen journals back […]

NEW eREFERENCE- Routledge Companion to Iberian Studies

By Joy on April 4, 2018 in eCollections, Romance Languages & Literatures

Routledge Companion to Iberian Studies: “The Routledge Companion to Iberian Studies takes an important place in the scholarly landscape by bringing together a compelling collection of essays that reflect the evolving ways in which researchers think and write about the Iberian Peninsula. Features include: A comprehensive approach to the different languages and cultural traditions of the […]

NEW eREFERENCE- Brill’s Medieval Reference Library

By Joy on April 4, 2018 in Art & Architecture, eCollections

Brill’s Medieval Reference Library: Complete and unabridged online edition of print Brill encyclopedias: Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages, Encyclopedia of Medieval Pilgrimage, Encyclopedia of the Medieval Chronicle, Encyclopedia of Medieval Dress and Textiles of the British Isles c. 450-1450. With over 4000 signed entries, plus over 200 illustrations, this is especially relevant for students and […]

Treatise on Geochemistry, 2nd edition- NEW eREFERENCE

By Joy on April 3, 2018 in Earth & Planetary Sciences, eCollections

Treatise on Geochemistry, 2nd edition: This is an extensively updated new edition of the widely acclaimed Treatise on Geochemistry; about 66% of the content has been revised, 126 new chapters were added, and the number of volumes has grown from 9 to 15 in this edition.  Five new volumes include:  the history of the atmosphere, […]

NEW DATABASE – China Doctoral & Masters Dissertations (series F, G, H)

China Doctoral & Masters Dissertations (series F, G, H): Washington University Libraries recently completed a purchase of Series F (Literature/History/Philosophy), Series G (Economics/Politics/Law), and Series H (Education/Social Sciences) of China Doctoral Dissertations Full-text Database (中国博士学位论文全文数据库) and China Masters’ Thesis Full-text Database (中国优秀硕士学位论文全文数据库). The databases have been added to our CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure) portal, […]