Bernhard-Handbuch–NEW eBOOK

By Matthew on August 2, 2018 in Germanic Studies

The Bernhard-Handbuch : Leben – Werk – Wirkung / Martin Huber, Manfred Mittermayer (Hg.). Struttgart : J.B. Metzler Verlag, [2018]  is an online handbook offering a comprehensive overview of Thomas Bernhard’s life and work. It provides commentary from scholars on Bernhard’s major works, from his journalistic ventures in the 1950s to the novels written in his […]

Oxford Handbooks Online: Political Science — NEW DATABASE

By Matthew on July 31, 2018 in eCollections

The Oxford Handbook of Political Science offers thorough introductions to topics and a critical survey of the current state of scholarship in the field of Political Science, creating an original conception of the field and setting the agenda for new research. The articles review the key issues and major debates, and provide an original argument […]

Books@Ovid

By Matthew on July 31, 2018 in Biology, eCollections

Books@Ovid offers full text, references, updates, and graphics from some of the most respected sources in medicine, nursing, and pharmacology. A searcher can choose to run a search in one text, selected texts, or all texts. Color diagrams, charts, and other textbook illustrations are available as thumbnails or full-sized graphics. Ovid updates books with most […]

Periodicals from Around the World Collection

The Periodicals from Around the World collection is comprised of titles with international interest, published within and outside of the United States, from 1691-1880. The titles represent the continued influence of colonialism on literature, fashions, and politics throughout the world. The collection includes titles that were read by both American and international audiences and represented […]

Periodicals of the British Empire and Its Colonies Collection

The Periodicals of the British Empire and Its Colonies Collection documents literature of the British Empire, specifically focusing on colonial North America. Many of the periodicals were printed in Europe, Canada or appear as publications reissued in America. A few titles come from Asia. Notable editors and contributors include Joseph Addison, Daniel Defoe, Samuel Johnson, […]

Civil War, Slavery and Abolition Periodicals Collection

By Matthew on July 31, 2018 in eCollections

This collection contains periodicals published during and after the U.S. Civil War and also periodicals that chronicle the African American experience before and throughout the war. Particular collections include American Civil War Periodicals 1855-1868 and Slavery and Abolition 1789-1887.   The periodicals can be searched and accessed via the American Antiquarian Society (AAS) Historical Periodical […]

Historical Political Periodicals Collection

By Matthew on July 31, 2018 in eCollections, English & American Literature

This collection of periodicals documents the politics and major political movements in the United States in the 19th Century. These periodicals cover a range of political affiliations, from Republicans to radicals, and Confederates to communists. The specific collections include American Political and Social Movements Periodicals 1815-1884 and American Political Periodicals 1715-1891. The periodicals can be […]

Historical Periodicals Collection

By Matthew on July 31, 2018 in eCollections

This collection represents a broad array of subjects published throughout North America up to the 19th Century. Specific collections include Canadian Periodicals, 1790-1877, Current Events and History Periodicals, 1691-1912, Periodicals of the American West, 1779-1881, and Military and Law Enforcement Periodicals, 1691-1877.   The periodicals can be searched and accessed via the American Antiquarian Society […]

Women’s Studies Periodicals Collection

By Matthew on July 31, 2018 in eCollections, Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies

The Women’s Studies Periodicals Collection provided by the American Antiquarian Society comprises various American women’s periodicals from the 18th and 19th centuries. Journal subsets include: Women’s Periodicals of the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century, 1733-1844, Women’s Periodicals of the Nineteenth Century, 1845-1865, and Women’s Periodicals of the Nineteenth Century, 1866-1891. The periodicals can be searched and […]

Religion Periodicals Collection

By Matthew on July 31, 2018 in eCollections

The Religious Periodicals Collection from the American Antiquarian Society comprises a multitude of American periodicals on the topic of Christianity and other religions in the 18th and 19th centuries. Specific periodicals include: Alternative Faith and Philosophy Periodicals, 1789-1878, General Interest Christian Periodicals, 1743-1889, Religious Periodicals from the Southern US, 1801-1904, and Baptists, Quakers, and Independent […]