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Japan Knowledge–NEW DATABASE

By Brian Vetruba on March 28, 2016

“JapanKnowledge Lib is an online web archive that boasts the largest corpus of encyclopedia, dictionaries, reference compilations, and periodical resources (approximately 50 different sources) in Japan”–JapanKnowlege Web site. Includes dictionaries (Japanese, English-Japanese, J...

Latin American identity in online cultural production–NEW eBOOK

By Brian Vetruba on March 27, 2016

Latin American identity in online cultural production / Claire Taylor and Thea Pitman. New York : Routledge, 2013. SUMMARY: “This volume provides an innovative and timely approach to a fast growing, yet still under-studied field in Latin American cultural production: cyberculture. It focuse...

Atlas of knowledge : anyone can map–NEW eBOOK

By Brian Vetruba on March 27, 2016

 Atlas of knowledge : anyone can map / Katy Börner. Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press, [2015] SUMMARY: This book describes the power of topical maps, providing readers with principles for visualizing knowledge and offering as examples forty large-scale and more than 100 small-scale full-co...

J.K. Rowling : a Bibliography 1997-2013–New eBOOK

By Brian Vetruba on March 18, 2016

J.K. Rowling : a bibliography 1997-2013 / Philip W. Errington. London : Bloomsbury Academic, 2015. SUMMARY: This is the definitive bibliography of the writings of J. K. Rowling. In addition to complete bibliographic details of each edition of all her books, pamphlets and original contributions to...

The SAGE handbook of feminist theory–NEW eBOOK

By Brian Vetruba on March 18, 2016

The SAGE handbook of feminist theory / edited by Mary Evans, Clare Hemmings, Marsha Henry, Hazel Johnstone, Sumi Madhok, Ania Plomien and Sadie Wearing. London : SAGE Publications, 2014. SUMMARY: At no point in recorded history has there been an absence of intense, and heated, discussion about th...

Autobiografietheorie in der Postmoderne–NEW eBOOK

By Brian Vetruba on February 23, 2016

 Autobiografietheorie in der Postmoderne: Subjektivität in Texten von Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Thomas Bernhard, Josef Winkler, Thomas Glavinic und Paul Auster / Robert Walter-Jochum.  Bielefeld : Transcript, [2016]. CONTENTS: Theoretische Grundlagen — Die Theorie der Autobiografie —...

The Encyclopedia of Postcolonial Studies

By Daria Carson-Dussan on February 22, 2016

Explore the Library’s new online purchase of The Encyclopedia of Postcolonial Studies, a 3-volume collection which includes nearly 400 entries on canonical writers, key texts, genres, literary debates, colonized regions, and related terminology – spanning the period from 1492 to the present...

Marx & Engels Collected Works–eBook Collection

By Brian Vetruba on February 10, 2016

The Libraries have purchased the Marx & Engels Collected Works, the largest collection of English translations of Karl Marx and Frederick Engels’ complete works. Covering the of period 1835-1895, the 50 volumes contain all the written works of Marx and Engels including formerly unpublis...