Library Databases

Trial Databases

Please send your comments about our trial databases to Molly Mulligan, Electronic Resources Acquisitions Professional.

REDBOOKS
(Trial ends 12/12/2014)

This advertising database monitors nearly 9,000 worldwide agency parent companies, over 4,400 U.S. publicly traded companies, the top 2,000 global companies and the largest U.S. private companies.

Sage Research Methods
(Trial ends 12/2/2014)

Sage Research Methods assists researchers, faculty and students conducting research projects or learning how to do research. Includes links to over 175,000 pages of SAGE’s book, journal and reference content. Whether studying education or psychology, sociology or business, Sage Research Methods focuses on methodology rather than disciplines - researchers can explore methods concepts to help them design research projects, understand particular methods or identify a new method, conduct their research, and write up their findings.

Sage Research Methods Cases
(Trial ends 12/2/2014)

SAGE Research Methods Cases is a collection of case studies of real social research. Cases are original, specially commissioned, and designed to help students understand often abstract methodological concepts by introducing them to case studies of real research projects.

MarketResearch.com Academic
(Trial ends 12/3/2014)

Full-length reports with up-to-date, real-world case studies documenting buyer behaviors and attitudes, environmental and geopolitical factors, societal changes, and demographics shifts affecting the market. Primary research and analysis including industry interviews, competitive analysis, market trends, product innovations, buyer behavior, market share, company profiles, and more.

ProQuest Research Companion
(Trial ends 12/1/2014)

Self-paced information literacy course focusing on scholarly electronic resources and writing research papers. Nine modules provide a foundation for writing research papers and guide students through the research process. Lessons include how to choose a topic, source and information evaluation, search strategies, writing a thesis statement, organizing an argument, avoiding plagiarism, revision and citation skills.

Access World News Research Collection
(Trial ends 11/28/2014)

Full-text news resource consisting of over 7,900 local, regional, national and international sources. Updated daily, it offers researchers and students valuable primary source information on today’s issues and events from newspapers, transcripts, video, and blogs.

Adam Matthew Global Commodities: Trade, Exploration and Cultural Exchange
(Trial ends 12/1/2014)

This project teaches world history by focusing on fifteen significant commodities which transformed the world and whose stories are often intertwined. Each commodity is documented through a range of manuscript materials, maps, posters, paintings, photographs, ephemera, objects and rare books. The data visualization of the historic BP energy dataset is of interest to the study of global energy supply and consumption, while the Commodities Data Visualisation tool allows the exploration of historic price data across space, time, and commodity.

Digital National Security Archive
(Trial ends 12/3/2014)

Declassified U.S. government documents, providing primary source material to advance research in Twentieth and Twenty-first Century history, politics, and international relations. More than 650,000 pages are included, with many gathered through extensive use of the U.S. Freedom of Information Act by The Archive.

IET Digital Library
(Trial ends 12/2/2014)

Engineering and technology reference collection with over 400 ebook titles across 11 specialist subject areas including radar, energy, control engineering and electromagnetic waves.

IET.tv
(Trial ends 12/2/2014)

A collection of nearly 5,500 original engineering and technology professional video presentations from a range of events, lectures, interviews, product demos, seminars and conferences across 8 technology channels (Communications, Control & Automation, Electronics, IT, Management, Manufacturing, Power, and Transport).

Please send your comments about our trial databases to Molly Mulligan, Electronic Resources Acquisitions Professional.