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New Database Trial Subscriptions at Washington University Libraries

The Washington University Libraries have trial subscriptions to three new databases. We’re excited to share info about these new e-resources. Read on for details.

Building Types Online is a resource for the study and practice of architectural design. It is based on Birkhäuser’s high international standing in professional architecture books, on the knowledge of the authors and editors who are leading experts in their fields, as well as on the technical quality of the illustrations. The database offers exclusive and unparalleled, highly flexible and detailed search and browse access to the contents of the Birkhäuser program on building types. All content was written and selected by internationally renowned authors in architectural design. Trial subscription runs through April 3, 2021.

AtoZdatabases is the premier job search, reference, and mailing list database, including 30 million business and executive profiles and 240 million residents. Ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, and employment opportunities. Trial subscription runs through April 10, 2021.

AM Explorer gives you access to millions of pages of primary sources spanning the 15th–21st centuries, including a wealth of new content added every year.

  • Award-winning digital resources spanning the social sciences and humanities, developed in collaboration with leading libraries and archives
  • Discover millions of pages of unique primary source content which empower students and researchers to develop critical thinking
  • Powerful digital collections that transform teaching and research on important themes such as: Borders and Migrations, Gender and Sexuality, Global History, and War and Conflict
  • Range of additional features to enhance student engagement including Handwritten Text Recognition, Data Visualisation, Video and Oral Histories. Trial subscription runs through April 26, 2021.