Database Trials at JMU Libraries

JMU Libraries regularly trials new electronic resources.  If you'd like to recommend a database for us to purchase, please contact your library liaison or fill out this form.

Current Trials

The following databases are being considered for JMU Libraries' online collections. 

British Online Archives
(expires 8/29/14)
Liaison Requested
The British Online Archives contain infomration on the territories colonized by Britain including: Africa, America, Australia, India, Melanesia, New Zealand, and the West Indies. Document sources include the East India Company, the Society for the Propagation of the Gospel, the Parliamentary Labor Party, the International Transport Workers' Federation, the Communist Party of Great Britain, the British Union of Fascists, the BCC, and more.

Joanna Briggs Institute EBP Database (Ovid)
(expires 9/22/14)
Liaison Requested
The JBI EBP database is a resource containing evidence summaries, evidence-based recommended practices, best practice information sheets, systematic reviews, consumer information sheets, systematic review protocols, and technical reports.

Multiple Chronic Contiditions Resource Center
(expires 10/13/14)
Liaison Requested
Username: hedricat
Password: amanda
MCC Resource Center provides educational information and evidence based clinical practice guidelines pertaining to patients with multiple chronic conditions. Also contains updates to US healthcare policy.

Ovid HealthStar

(expires 8/21/14)
Liaison Requested
Note: 5 user limit
Ovid HealthStar focuses on both clinical and non-clinical aspects of health care delivery. This resource contains citations to published literature on health services, technology, administration, and research.

Rock's Backpages
(expires 8/31/14)
Vendor Offered
Rock's Backpages is an online archive of music journalism, containing over 25,000 articles, reviews, and audio interviews on over 2,000 artists.

SAGE Research Methods Cases
(expires 9/12/14)
Liaison Requested
SAGE Research Methods Cases is a collection of case studies of real social research designed to help beginning researchers understand methodological concepts in practice.

 

EXPIRED TRIALS:

Essential Evidence Plus
(expired 7/23/14)
Liaison Requested
username: jmutrial
password: jmutrial
Essential Evidence Plus is a database of evidence-based articles, guidelines, decision support tools, diagnositc calculators, and more.

 


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