July 4, 2018

Credo Online Reference Service allows you to search a variety of reference sources (electronic encyclopedias, dictionaries, atlases, etc.). It also includes links to databases at Carleton, e-books, and government publications.

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The trial ends on August 31, 2018.

May 9, 2018

The Daily Mail Historical Archive provides access to the regular edition of the Daily Mail from 1896-2004. It also contains the Atlantic Editions, printed on board the transatlantic cruise liners between 1923 and 1931.

The trial expires on June 6, 2018

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April 6, 2018

Critical and Radical Social Work promotes debate and scholarship around a range of engaged social work themes and welcomes contributions that consider the definition of social work and social work professionalism, ways in which organic and 'indigenous' practice can expand concepts of the social work project and alternative and radical histories of social work activity.

The trial expires on June 15, 2018.

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January 3, 2018

GeoScienceWorld provides a comprehensive resource of eBooks for researchers in the Earth Sciences, with more than 1,243 titles from 10 leading society publishers. Users can search all GSW eBooks, GSW journals, and GeoRef records on one platform.

Trial expires on January 31, 2018.

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October 24, 2017

Complimentary access is available to 33% of the articles in each of these New Launch journals from Springer Nature:

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The trial runs from now until Dec. 31, 2017.

March 7, 2017

History of Feminism covers the study of feminism from 1776-1928. It contains an extensive range of primary and secondary resources, including full books, selected chapters, and journal articles, as well as thematic essays, and subject introductions on its structural themes:

  • Politics and Law
  • Religion and Belief
  • Education
  • Literature and Writings
  • Women at Home
  • Society and Culture
  • Empire
  • Movements and Ideologies

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The trial ends on April 6, 2017.

October 12, 2016

Frontier Life is a collection of primary source documents, videos and other information pertaining to the life on various frontiers that arose from the movements of Europeans to Africa, Australasia and North America in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.

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The trial ends on Nov. 4, 2016.

September 19, 2016

SAGE Video contains discipline-specific collections of videos to support research and learning needs in the areas of Business & Management; Counseling & Psychotherapy; Education; Media, Communication, & Cultural Studies; Politics & International Relations; Psychology, and more.

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The trial ends on Oct. 15, 2016.

August 5, 2016

APA Style CENTRAL is a complete online environment for teaching, writing, and publishing in APA Style. It combines learning and teaching tools, writing and content processing technology, and full integration of APA's Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association.

Individual user accounts are not needed to access the Learning Center (tutorials, self-quizzes, and samples), the Publishing Center, or certain parts of the Research Center (dictionaries and reference books), but they are required to create and save references and papers.

APA Style CENTRAL has been optimized for FireFox, Chrome, and Safari for MAC OS. Internet Explorer is not recommended.

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Trial ends on September 30, 2016.

June 22, 2016

Oxford Scholarly Editions Online features authoritative online editions of original works by some of the most important writers and philosophers in the humanities, from William Shakespeare to William Wordsworth, Jane Austen to John Donne, Thomas Hobbes to Horace.

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The trial ends on July 5, 2016.

March 3, 2016

The United Nations iLibrary is the first comprehensive global search, discovery, and dissemination platform for digital content created by the United Nations. This initial scope covers most of the publications, journals and series published under the United Nations Publications banner between 2013 and 2015. Currently 750 titles are available in English, and 250 are availalbe in other official languages of the United Nations: French, Spanish, Russian, Chinese and Arabic.

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The trial ends on June 30, 2016.

September 10, 2015

Marquis Biographies Online is a searchable online database featuring comprehensive profiles on over 1.5 million of the most accomplished individuals from all fields of endeavor including: government, business, science and technology, the arts, entertainment, and sports. It provides access to all biographies that have appeared in 24 Marquis Who's Who print titles since 1985, plus historical biographies from Who Was Who in America volumes from 1607 to1985. Updated daily.

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The trial ends on October 8, 2015.

November 14, 2014

Black Abolitionist Papers is a unique set of primary sources from African Americans who were actively involved in the movement to end slavery in the United States between 1830 and 1865.

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The trial ends on December 11, 2014.

November 7, 2014

British and Irish Women’s Letters and Diaries shows researchers the various shapes and formats of the diary as it evolved from 1500 to 1950. The database lets researchers view history in the context of women’s thoughts—their struggles, achievements, passions, pursuits, and desires.

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The trial ends on December 5, 2014.

October 21, 2014

Cambridge Histories Online allows access to the texts of the Cambridge Histories series covering different historical themes from 1957 to the present.

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The trial ends on November 20, 2014.

October 16, 2014

American History, 1493-1945 traces the progress of American history and covers the major themes of the period from colonization and settlement through the revolution, expansion, politics, slavery, the Civil War and reconstruction, to World War II. We have trial access to Module 1, Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform, 1493-1859.

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The trial ends on November 13, 2014.

October 8, 2014

This is a curated collection of current monograph publications from Canadian research institutes, government agencies and university centres working in the area of health and medical research. The organizations included in this collection are very active publishers of primary research in the field. The publications included are both general policy documents as well as those of a specialized technical nature.

To access the trial, you will need to login. Login information is provided in the access section of the Canadian Health Research Collection record.

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The trial ends on December 31, 2014.

October 8, 2014

Enhanced Electronic Grammars (EEG) features comprehensive descriptions of languages from around the world. This pre-launch version features a representative spread of 5 full language grammars (Hup, Jamsay, Lao, Madurese, Mapuche), both with respect to language family and geographic location. This resource makes full grammars available together in an interlinked and semantically-annotated format, allowing granular access to the grammatical data and enabling cross-language research of several grammars at the same time.

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The trial ends on November 14, 2014.

September 4, 2014

America's Historical Newspapers chronicles thousands of titles of American history, culture and daily life. Carleton has a trial to the newspapers from some selected eras in American history from 1690-1860.

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The trial ends on October 10, 2014.

August 27, 2014

The Phaidon Atlas is an extensive global atlas of leading contemporary architecture. Search thousands of categories for buildings, architects, drawings and images.

The trial ends on November 15, 2014.

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May 8, 2014

Carleton University is sponsoring a trial to BrowZine - the new app for Libraries that lets you browse, read and monitor scholarly journals right on your tablet device.

To get started, just search for “BrowZine” in your tablet app store to download the app for free. When you open BrowZine for the first time, select Carleton University and enter your MyCarletonOne login information.

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The trial ends on June 30, 2014.

March 3, 2014

Indigenous Peoples North America provides users with access to digital collections that will enhance research into the historical experiences, cultural traditions and innovations, and political status of Indigenous Peoples in the United States and Canada. The archive includes extensive monograph, manuscript, newspaper, periodical and photograph collections.

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The trial ends on March 26, 2014.

March 3, 2014

Artemis Primary Sources enables researchers, teachers and students to cross-search Gale's primary source collections. It currently includes Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO) and Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO).

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The trial ends on March 26, 2014.

January 8, 2014

IBISWorld has the world’s largest collection of U.S. industry reports and major Canadian industry reports. Coverage includes performance, outlook, products and statistics.

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The trial ends on February 4, 2014.

October 28, 2013

Africa Knowledge Project, known as AKP, disseminates Africa-centered, evidence-based knowledge on Africa and African Diaspora. It includes six journals – JENdA: A Journal of Culture and African Women Studies, West Africa Review, Ijele: Art eJournal of the African World, African Journal of Criminology and Justice Studies, ProudFlesh: New Afrikan Journal of Culture, Politics, and Consciousness, and Journal of African Philosophy. It also includes three databases – the Biafran War Database, the Kiswahili Story Database, and the African Music Database.

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The trial ends on December 31, 2013.

October 22, 2013

Medieval Family Life contains full colour images of the original medieval manuscripts that comprise the Paston, Cely, Plumpton, Stonor and Armburgh family papers along with full text searchable transcripts from the printed editions, where they are available. The original images and the transcriptions can be viewed side by side. These letter collections and associated manuscripts take the user into the world of medieval family, business, relationships, trade, politics and community.

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The trial ends on November 18, 2013.

October 9, 2013

Web of Knowledge provides a single destination to access multidisciplinary research. You can search across data, books, journals, patents, and more. Find, analyze, and share the most relevant information in science, social science, arts and humanities.

Carleton's current subscription includes: Web of Science (Citation indexes in Science, Social Sciences, Arts & Humanities), Zoological Record, Journal Citation Reports, and Derwent Innovations Index (patents).

We have TRIAL access to these additional resources from October 9, 2013 to November 8, 2013: Biosis Citation Index, Current Contents Connect, Data Citation Index, and MEDLINE.

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February 21, 2013

Drama Online offers a new way to experience plays, from curriculum classics to contemporary writing. It provides contextual and critical background through scholarly works and practical guides. Drama Online will launch with initial content and be continually added to throughout 2013.

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The trial ends on March 17, 2013.

February 13, 2013

Academic Charts Online is a new and unparalleled database of popular music chart data from around the world. From the US, UK, Europe, South America and Asia, ACO delivers access to an authoritative database under exclusive academic license from Billboard, the Official Charts Company and many more.

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Trial ends on February 28, 2013.

January 15, 2013

Media Technology Monitor (MTM©) is Canada's premier research product in the area of technology ownership and use. MTM provides valuable insight into consumer trends on existing and emerging technologies, and its large sample sizes and high response rates allow clients to uncover more about the niche markets and demographic groups that are relevant to them.

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Trial ends on February 14, 2013.

October 29, 2012

Data Citation Index on the Web of Knowledge platform provides a single point of access to quality research data from repositories across disciplines and around the world. The data can be viewed within the context of the scholarly research it supports and connects digital research to powerful new discovery tools.

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Trial ends on November 30, 2012.

October 22, 2012

Black Women Writers presents 100,000 pages of literature and essays on feminist issues, written by authors from Africa and the African Diaspora. Facing both sexism and racism, black women needed to create their own identities and movements. The collection documents that effort, presenting the woman’s perspective on the diversity and development of black people generally, and in particular the works document the evolution of black feminism.

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The trial ends on November 21, 2012.

October 17, 2012

Editions and Adaptations of Shakespeare contains eleven major editions from the First Folio of 1623 to the Cambridge edition of 1863–66, twenty-eight separate contemporary printings of individual plays and poems, selected apocrypha and related works.

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The trial ends on November 14, 2012.

October 16, 2012

Contemporary Women's Issues (CWI), a multidisciplinary, full-text database that brings together relevant content from mainstream periodicals, "gray" literature, and the alternative press. There is a focus on the critical issues and events that influence women's lives. CWI includes English-language titles from East and West Africa, Asia, and South and Central America, the Caribbean, North America and Europe.

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The trial ends on November 13, 2012.

October 15, 2012

Oral History Online is a landmark database of English language oral histories. The full-text material includes Ellis Island oral history narratives and rare Black Panther Party interviews. It is also an index to free oral history information on the Web. Working with archives, repositories and individuals, we've indexed oral histories held by organizations around the world.

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The trial ends on November 11, 2012.


October 12, 2012

Medici.tv is the world’s unique virtual concert hall. It is a high definition audiovisual platform, specialized in classical music, opera and dance. It provides a reference catalogue to numerous films, live broadcasts, and unlimited access to a streaming catalogue....

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The trial ends on November 12, 2012.

October 11, 2012

The documents in Confidential Print: Africa, 1834-1966 cover the whole of the modern period of European colonization of the continent. All items marked ‘Confidential Print’ were printed and circulated immediately to leading officials in the Foreign Office, to the Cabinet, and to heads of British missions abroad. They are essential sources for the study of African history and the understanding of Africa today.

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The trial ends on Nov. 10, 2012.

October 9, 2012

Family & Society Studies Worldwide provides comprehensive coverage of research, policy, and practice literature in the fields of Family Science, Human Ecology, Human Development, and Social Welfare. It indexes publications from a wide range of social science disciplines including anthropology, sociology, psychology, demography, health sciences, education, economics, law, history and social work. Source documents include professional journals, conference papers, books, book chapters, government reports, discussion and working papers, statistical documents, theses & dissertations and other sources. Dates covered: 1970 to the present

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The trial ends on Nov. 8, 2012.

October 5, 2012

Canadian Who’s Who is the standard reference source of contemporary Canadian biography. Canadian Who's Who online includes more than 9,000 archived Biographies of Record, in addition to the 13,000 current biographies found in the 2011 print edition.

Please log out when you are finished. Canadian Who’s Who is accessed through Canada's Information Resource Centre which has a limited number of simlutaneous users (4).

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The trial ends on October 31, 2012.

October 1, 2012

The Illustrated London News Historical Archive gives students and researchers full color digitized images of the entire run of the ILN from 1842 to 2003.

17th-18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers are a rich compendium of British history from the early 1600s to the first years of the 19th century.  This collection provides access to the newspapers, pamphlets, and books gathered by the Reverend Charles Burney.  It is one of the largest and most comprehensive collection of early English news media.

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These trials end on November 16, 2012.

August 28, 2012

American Film Scripts Online contains 1,009 scripts by numerous writers together with detailed, fielded information on the scenes, characters and people related to the scripts. In addition, the database includes facsimilie images for more than 500 of these screenplays.

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The trial ends on September 26, 2012.

July 12, 2012

Short Story Index aims to index all the important collections and anthologies of short stories that are published each year. All literay genres are covered. Content includes detailed indexing of more than 117,000 stories from more than 4,200 collections and anthologies and full text for nearly 5,000 stories. Coverage is from (1984)-

Short Story Index Retrospective provides access to the full content of the Short Story Index from 1915 through to 1983. Content includes bibliographic entries on more than 150,000 short stories, and citations to short stories published from the 1830s to the 1980s, from some 350 periodicals and collections of short stories.

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These trials end on August 10, 2012.



July 6, 2012

The Fine Arts and Music Collection provides support for research in areas such as drama, music, art history, and filmmaking. The collection has more than 150 full-text magazines and journals which are covered in databases such as the Wilson Art Index and RILM.

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The trial ends on Aug. 3, 2012.

July 4, 2012

Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive contains the essential primary sources for studying the history of the film and entertainment industries, from the era of vaudeville and silent movies through to 2000. The core US and UK trade magazines covering film, music, broadcasting and theater are included, together with film fan magazines and music press titles. Magazines have been scanned cover-to-cover in color, with granular indexing of all articles, covers, ads and reviews.

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The trial ends on August 3, 2012.

June 21, 2012

Rock and Roll, Counterculture, Peace and Protest: Popular Culture in Britain and America, 1950-1975 explores the dynamic period of social, political and cultural change between 1950 and 1975. The resource offers thousands of colour images of manuscript and rare printed material as well as photographs, ephemera and memorabilia from this exciting period in our recent history.

The trial ends on July 20, 2012.

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June 21, 2012

The International Index of Music Periodicals Full Text is an unrivaled resource for music research. This database provides indexing and abstracts for several hundred international music periodicals from over 20 countries, plus full text for more than 140 of the indexed journals. It covers the full spectrum of subjects and all aspects of music, including music education, performance, ethnomusicology, musical theatre, theory, popular music forms and composition.

The trial ends on July 15, 2012.

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June 7, 2012

The March of Time is a newsreel series which was produced by Time Inc. from 1935 to 1967. The newsreels have been restored and are now available in online streaming video in a single, cross-searchable collection.

The trial has been extended until July 20, 2012.

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June 5, 2012

Music Online: Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries is the largest and most comprehensive streaming audio collection of world music. It currently provides streaming access to tracks from the Smithsonian archives and world music archives in Asia and Africa.

We also have a trial to Music Online, a resource that allows users to cross-search all of the Alexander Street Press music databases that Carleton subscribes to - Classical Music Library, Classical Scores Library, and Garland Encyclopedia of World Music as well as the trial to Music Online: Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries.

The trials end on July 4, 2012.

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June 1, 2012

Counseling and Psychotherapy Transcripts, Client Narratives, and Reference Works contains reference works, first-person narrative accounts, and transcripts of real therapy and counseling sessions to provide a comprehensive primary look at the experience of mental illness, counseling, and therapy.

The trial ends on June 30, 2012.

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May 23, 2012

The Index to Printed Music (IPM) is an invaluable resource for finding individual pieces of music printed in standard scholarly editions. Included is music from ancient Greek times to the present.

The trial ends on June 21, 2012.

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May 22, 2012

The John Johnson Collection, an Archive of Printed Ephemera is the product of a partnership between the Bodleian Library and ProQuest which conserved, catalogued and digitised 67,754 documents (a total of 174,196 high-resolution colour images) drawn from the John Johnson Collection of Printed Ephemera. It provides access to a wide array of rare or unique archival materials documenting various aspects of everyday life in Britain in the eighteenth, nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

This trial ends on June 22, 2012.

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May 2, 2012

Food Science and Technology Abstracts (FSTA) provides coverage of pure and applied research in food science, food technology, and food-related human nutrition. It covers the complete food manufacturing cycle, from initial market research to final packaging. FSTA includes food-related literature from journals, books, conference proceedings, reports, theses, patents, standards, and legislation.

The trial has been extended until June 29, 2012.

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April 19, 2012

Currently On Trial: SAGE Research Methods Online

SAGE Research Methods Online is designed to help create research projects and understand the methods behind them.  The taxonomy of over 1,400 methods terms links to authoritative content, including over 604 books, dictionaries, encyclopedias, handbooks, two major works collating a selection of journal articles and newly commissioned videos."

This trial ends May 19, 2012.

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February 16, 2012

We have a trial to Canada Supreme Court Reports (1876-2010) from HeinOnline. This title includes Reports of the Supreme Court of Canada (1876-1923), Canada Law Reports (1923-1969) and Canada Supreme Court Reports (1970) -.

The trial runs until Feb. 29, 2012.

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February 8, 2012

We have a trial to the American Antiquarian Society (AAS) Historical Periodicals Collection. The collection features about 7600 American periodicals published from the seventeenth through the late nineteenth century. It is available in five series: Series 1 (1691-1820), Series 2 (1821-1837), Series 3 (1838-1852), Series 4 (1853-1865), Series 5 (1866-1877).

The trial expries on Apr. 2, 2012.

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January 10, 2012

The Benezit Dictionary of Artists has over 190,000 entries on artists from antiquity to the present day and is one of the most comprehensive and definitive resources on artists in the English language. It contains thousands of auction records, museum holdings and bibliographies, has superb coverage of obscure artists and also includes images of artists’ signatures, monograms and stamps. The database is updated 3 times per year to reflect new scholarship, artists and updates to existing entries.

The Benezit Dictionary of Artists is available on Oxford Art Online and is cross-searchable with Grove Art Online and other Oxford art reference resources.

Guided Tour of database.

The trial has been extended until Feb. 15, 2012.

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November 7, 2011

Sustainability Watch topics focus on the concept of “People – Planet – Profits” and provide... summaries with key developments across the sustainability spectrum. By monitoring thousands of leading journals and periodicals, Sustainability Watch presents best practices in a variety of sustainability areas including environmental impacts and pollution prevention initiatives, corporate citizenship, and long-term sustainable business practices.

The trial has been extended until December 31, 2011.

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October 31, 2011

The new trial to the Book Citation Index is provided through the Web of Science database. The Book Citation Index connects a library’s book collection to powerful new discovery tools, giving researchers the ability to quickly and easily identify and access the most relevant books. As a part of Web of Science, the Book Citation Index allows users to search seamlessly across books, journals and conference proceedings to find the information most relevant to their work within one platform.

Dates covered: Book Citation Index - Science - (2005) to present and Book Citation Index – Social Sciences & Humanities - (2005) to present.

This trial expires on November 30, 2011.

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September 20, 2011

Vogue is a unique record of American and international popular culture that extends beyond fashion. The Vogue Archive contains the entire run of Vogue magazine (US edition) from 1892 to the present day, with no embargo period.

The trial has been extended until Nov. 25, 2011.

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September 15, 2011

Filmakers Library Online provides documentaries on race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more. It presents points of view and historical and current experiences from diverse cultures and traditions world-wide.

The trial ends October 12, 2011.

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June 3, 2011

The International Journal of Acoustics and Vibration (IJAV) is the refereed journal of the International Institute of Acoustics and Vibration (IIAV). The IIAV is a non-profit international scientific society founded in 1995. The primary objective of the Institute is to advance the science of acoustics and vibration by creating an international organization that is responsive to the needs of scientists and engineers concerned with acoustics and vibration problems all around the world.

Our free trial ends May 1, 2012.

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