New Databases

New Databases

Oxford Bibliographies Online (Added Spring 2013)
Our current subscription of the Oxford Bibliographies Online contains the following five subject areas: African Studies, Buddhism, Islamic Studies, Latin American Studies, and Medieval Studies. Within each area of studies, each entry is a selective guided tour through the key literature on a topic, and is designed to facilitate a research experience.

APS (American Physical Society) Journals (Added Spring 2013)
APS Journals package provides physics research journals, including Physical Review Letters, Reviews of Modern Physics, and the Physical Review series. The Physical Review Online Archive provides access to articles in these journals all the way back to the founding of The Physical Review in 1893.

International Bibliography of Theatre & Dance with Full Text (Added Spring 2013)
International Bibliography of Theatre & Dance with Full Text (IBTD)contains more than 530 full-text titles, including over 170 full-text journals (such as Canadian Theatre Review, Dance Chronicle, Dance Teacher, Modern Drama, PAJ: A Journal of Performance and Art, Research in Dance Education, Research in Drama Education, Studies in Theatre and Performance, TDR: The Drama Review, Theater, and many more); and more than 360 full-text books & monographs (such as Avant Garde Theatre, British Realist Theatre, History of European Drama and Theatre, Learning Through Theatre, Opera, Performance Theory, Shakespeare, Theory and Performance, Theatre and the World, Twentieth-Century Actor Training, Who's Who in Contemporary World Theatre, World Encyclopedia of Contemporary Theatre and many more). Publications date back to 1984.

ACM (Association for Computing Machinery) Digital Library (Added Spring 2013)
The ACM Digital Library is a comprehensive database for computer science. The database covers all ACM publications including journals, magazines, conference proceedings, newsletters, websites, and multimedia files. All ACM publications dating back to each publication's first issue or volume are available for access.

Anatomy TV (Primal Pictures) (Added Spring 2013)
The 3D Anatomy from Primal Pictures includes following four modules: Speech language pathology, Sports and therapy, Audiology, and Regional Overview of the human body from head to toe, including 3D views, clinical text, dissection slides and videos, animations, MRI correlations and quizzes. To access, from the Ovid Nursing Full Text Plus page, select Primal Pictures and then select a module by name.

Please note, when you access the 3D-Real Time Regional, you need to first click on the "3D Real Time" button , and follow steps to download the Unity3D Web Player.

For more information about this product, go online at

Data-Planet (Added Winter 2013)
Data-Planet provides online access to a large repository of statistical datasets with over 90 Billion data points. Data-Planet statistical datasets offers access to over 5,550 datasets from over 65 source providers and 16 subject categories. The Data-Planet repository enables users to locate, analyze, and cite statistical data. The interface provides many interactive tools that can be used to view detailed datasets as trend lines, charts, and heat maps.

Subject coverage: Agriculture and Food; Banking, Finance, and Insurance; Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement; Education; Energy Resources and Industries; Government and Politics; Health and Vital Statistics; Housing and Construction; Industry, Business, and Commerce; International Relations and Trade; Labor and Employment; Military and Defense; Natural Resources and Environment; Population and Income; Prices, Consumption, and Cost of Living; Transportation and Traffic.

American National Biography (Added Winter 2013)
The ANB Online covers nearly 18,000 biographies, thousands of illustrations, more than 80,000 hyperlinked cross-references, links to select web sites. Updates are published quarterly; in April, July, October, and January.


Trial Databases

Trench Journals and Unit Magazines of the First World War

Trial ends: November 16, 2013.

This collection contains over 1,500 trench journal titles sourced from archives around the world including those of the Imperial War Museums and The British Library. The trench journals and unit magazines of the First World War are a unique source of information on the common serviceman and woman’s experience of the war. These magazines were written by and for every type of unit from every combatant nation. As such they contain the hitherto unheard voices of hundreds of thousands of men and women writing from every facet of the conflict.