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Expired Electronic Resource Trials, Summer 2006

JMU Libraries regularly trials new electronic resources.  f you'd like to recommend a database for us to purchase, please contact your library liaison.

 

Database Name:
Expires:
   
Access World News Connection (Newsbank) July 31, 2006

ARTBibliographies Modern

July 15, 2006

Art & Design Package from CSA: includes BHA, ARTBibliographies Modern, Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals, and Design & Applied Arts Index July 15, 2006

Accounting Research Manager (CCH)

protected - email faganjc@jmu.edu for username/password

July 17, 2006

African American Studies Center (Oxford)

July 15, 2006

African Writers' Series (ProQuest)

July 15, 2006

Anatomy.tv

July 15, 2006

Armed Conflict Database

July 13, 2006

Bibliographic Index Plus

you will need to select this database from the mail Wilson screen

July 15, 2006

Biography Reference Bank, Biography Index (Wilson)

you will need to select either or both of these databases from the main Wilson screen before searching.

July 1, 2006

Black Short Fiction (Alexander Street Press)

August 12, 2006

C19 (ProQuest)

19th century index

July 15, 2006

EEBO: Early English Books Online (ProQuest)

July 15, 2006

E-EROS: Encyclopedia of Reagents for Organic Synthesis.

June 30, 2006

Empire Online

June 15-July 15, 2006

Gallery Watch - compare with Lexis Nexis CRDC

URL: http://crs.gallerywatch.com
User ID: CRSTrial99
Password: CRS2345

 

Historical Statistics of the U.S.  -- VIVA trial

July 1, 2006

Latin American Women Writers (Alexander Street Press)

August 12, 2006

Latino Literature (Alexander Street Press)

August 12, 2006

Lexis-Nexis Congressional Research Digital Prospective and Retrospective

July 15, 2006

New Republic Archive / National Review Archive
UserID: james

Password: trial

July 15, 2006

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography Online

July 15, 2006

Past Masters (Primary Sources of Philosophers - several)

There is a brief recorded demonstration of the online workspace at: http://www.nlx.com/tutorials/PastMastersDemo_viewlet_swf.html

July 15, 2006

Periodicals Index Online and Periodicals Archives Online (ProQuest)

The "Archive" is the full text - the "Index" is everything else.

July 15, 2006

Polling the Nations - 5 users

jmu

fagan

July 15, 2006

Praeger Security International

If off-campus:

username: jmuniv

password: library

Compare with:

International Security & Counter Terrorism (EBSCO)

Specialized Interface - ISCTRC

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=isc

 

EBSCOhost Interface - ISCTRC

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=tsh


July 31, 2006

 

 

July 31, 2006

   

Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries

August 12, 2006

Standard & Poor's Net Advantage  

August 1, 2006

Standard & Poor's Research Insight North America
Requires software download. Click the RIWeb link under the Download section on the website for instructions on how to download the software

Compare with:

Wharton Research Data Service - contains CRSP AND Compustat.  Trial is sample data only.

Username: wrds671
Password: Jmun671

July 15, 2006

 

 

July 11 through July 25

   
   
INFORMAL TRIALS: the following have not yet been formally requested for consideration by JMU Libraries.  If you would like to do so, please email faganjc@jmu.edu  
   

 

 

EXPIRED TRIALS:

BizInfo Online May 27, 2006

Armed Conflict Database ( http://acd.iiss.org/ )

June 2, 2006

Black Studies Center (ProQuest)

password: welcome

May 27, 2006

British Periodicals Online (ProQuest)

password: welcome

May 27, 2006

InteLex Past Masters series
Philosophers' works in full text.

There is a brief recorded demonstration of the online workspace at:

http://www.nlx.com/tutorials/PastMastersDemo_viewlet_swf.html

A complete list of the Released and Forthcoming titlles
may be found at: http://www.nlx.com/pstm/pstmtitl.htm [Released]

May 24, 2006

Periodicals Index Online (ProQuest) (product description)

password: welcome

Index to 15 million articles from more than 4,720 scholarly, international journals in the Humanities and Social Sciences. For a link to the index list for Periodicals Index Online click here:   http://pio.chadwyck.co.uk/marketing/journalLists.jsp?collection=all  (or browse the titles by subject, language or alpha within the trial)

May 15, 2006

Periodicals Archive Online - full text to support PIO (product description)

password: welcome

Around 70% of each collection is peer-reviewed or older, scholarly journals that did not have that designation when published. For a link to the Full Text title lists, please visit:  http://pao.chadwyck.co.uk/marketing/titles.jsp 

May 15, 2006

C19: The Nineteenth Century Index (product description)

password: welcome

  • Nineteenth Century Short Title Catalogue:
  • The Nineteenth Century: 29,000 records from Chadwyck-Healey’s ongoing microform project at the British Library, The Nineteenth Century. Records include microfiche numbers
  • Periodicals Index Online and Periodicals Archive Online (1790-1919): Almost 3.5 million citations to articles from over 900 scholarly journals.
  • American Periodicals Series (1791-1919) (JMU owns)
  • Wellesley Index to Victorian Periodicals (1824-1900):
  • British Periodicals (coming soon from ProQuest)
  • House of Commons Parliamentary Papers (1801-1900)
  • Palmer’s Index to the Times (1790–1905)
May 15, 2006

Digital National Security Archive (product description)

password: welcome

May 15, 2006

Gerritsen Collection--Women History Online, 1543-1945 (product description): 

password: welcome

May 15, 2006
   
   

Available for one-time purchase:

CQ:

CQ Researcher Plus Archive (product description) (expires May 6th)

This is the archive portion corresponding to our current subscription to CQ Researcher. Search all our CQ products at the same time with the CQ Electronic Library

Lexis Nexis Congressional Research Digital Collection (coming soon)

Oxford Scholarship Online (full text access expired Feb 22, 2006 - index still searchable)

a cross-searchable library containing the full text of over 1,000 Oxford books in the areas of Economics and Finance, Philosophy, Political Science, and Religion.

 

ProQuest: African Writers Series           ends 4/28/2006                 
URL:                    http://collections.chadwyck.com        

ProQuest: Early English Books Online (EEBO)   ends 4/28/2006                        
URL:                    http://eebo.chadwyck.com     

 

Readex:

Shaw-Shoemaker Digital edition (now active)

Early American Newspapers, Series I (coming soon)

Early American Newspapers, Series II (coming soon)

American Broadsides and Ephemera (coming soon)

http://infoweb.newsbank.com

and click on the product of your choice

 

Available by subscription:

CQ Congress Collection  (expires May 6th)

or search all our CQ products at the same time with the CQ Electronic Library

Plunkett Research Online (expires 5/1/2006)
"exceptional tools to help you with business and industry research"

Iter: Gateway to the Middle Ages and Renaissance (ending 4/30/06)

go to Iter's home page at www.IterGateway.org and click on "Search a Database." A page listing links to each resource, entitled, "What would you like to search," will display. Click on the link corresponding to the resource you wish to search. Shortcuts to the online journals are: URL for RQ: http://www.itergateway.org/rq URL for ET: http://www.itergateway.org/et URL for R&R: http://www.itergateway.org/rr

Access World News Collection (expires 4/28/06)
includes the Daily News Record - highlighted at URL below.

http://infoweb.newsbank.com

Early English Books Online (EEBO)   ends 4/28/2006                        
URL:                    http://eebo.chadwyck.com                                               
       

Chadwyck-Healey Literature collections: including
Annual Biography of English Language and Literature (ABELL) 
ends 4/28/2006

and

African Writers Series                        
URL:                    http://collections.chadwyck.com                                        
       
Literature Online  (LION) ends 4/28/2006
URL:                    http://lion.chadwyck.com              

Eighteenth Century Collections Online (Gale) - ends 4/19/2006

http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/viva_jmu?db=ECCO

username: viva_jmu

password: viva_jmu

Shaw-Shoemaker Digital edition (expires 4/20/2006)

http://infoweb.newsbank.com

and click on Shaw-Shoemaker

Empire Online (expires 3/15/2006)

Username: Emp113

Password: MLG6FTCX

Please follow this link to access the log-in page and then type in the username and password listed above.


Defining Gender Online (expires 3/15/2006)

Username: Gen106

Password: JC3XD4DE

Please follow this link to access the log-in page and then type in the username and password listed above.


Women in the National Archives  (expires 3/15/2006)

Username: WINA19

Password: PHJAMESMAD

Please follow this link to access the log-in page and then type in the username and password listed above.

Oxford Scholarship Online (expires Feb 22, 2006)

a cross-searchable library containing the full text of over 1,000 Oxford books in the areas of Economics and Finance, Philosophy, Political Science, and Religion.

Oxford Reference Online Premium PLUS Western Civilization collection (expires Mar. 9, 06)

http://www.oxfordreference.com

MarketResearch.com Academic

Market reports covering numerous industries.


See expired database trials, Fall 2005 and Spring 2005

 

 

  
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