eCollections

Oxford Bibliographies Online: British and Irish Literature

By Array on July 26, 2018

Oxford Bibliographies Online:  British and Irish Literature  contains expert recommendations on the best works available in British and Irish literature; from a chapter, a book, a journal article, a website, or an archive. Each article includes an introduction written by a top scholar in the fiel...

The History Makers — NEW DATABASE

By Array on July 23, 2018

The History Makers refashions a more inclusive record of American history by recording, preserving and sharing the life stories of thousands of African Americans, from President Barack Obama to the oldest living black cowboy. The database includes oral interviews of a broad array of historically ...

The Civil War Collection — NEW DATABASE

By Array on July 23, 2018

The Civil War Collection contains a broad spectrum of in-depth articles discuss trade with foreign countries, and how their governments viewed the United States in light of the Civil War. There is information on specific industries of the time, such as the oyster trade in New York. Slavery is an ...

African American Newspapers–NEW DATABASE

By Array on July 19, 2018

African American Newspapers contains a wealth of information about cultural life and history during the 1800s and is rich with first-hand reports of the major events and issues of the day, including the Mexican War, Presidential and Congressional addresses, Congressional abstracts, business and c...

Ovid databases, ebook and ejournals now available

By Ruth Lewis on June 29, 2018

Starting July 1, 2018, Ovid will no longer require a Username and Password to access and will be available to all WU users. In addition to databases (Ovid Medline and Health and Psychosocial Instruments), it will include over 1000 fulltext ebooks and over 500 fulltext ejournals. Many thanks to Be...

NEW eREFERENCE- The Cambridge Dictionary of Modern World History

By Joy on April 19, 2018

  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 ei...

NEW DATABASE- Textual History of the Bible

By Joy on April 19, 2018

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...

Special Publications. Geological Society of London- NEW eREFERENCE

By Joy on April 19, 2018

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 o...

APS Archive Collection- NEW DATABASE

By Joy on April 19, 2018

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 Ar...