New Database Additions Announced

The library is pleased to announce the following additions to the library’s database collection:

Academic Search Complete – Upgrade of the popular Academic Search Premier database—adds over 1,300 new full-text scholarly journals.

African American Study Center Online – Combines the authority of carefully edited reference works with sophisticated technology to create the most comprehensive collection of scholarship available online to focus on the lives and events which have shaped African American history and culture. Includes over 7,500 articles with images, maps, charts & tables, and more.

AnthroSource – developed by the American Anthropological Association (AAA), brings 100 years of anthropological material online to scholars and the public, including a complete electronic archive of 20 AAA journals through 2003 and another 11 through to current. Seamless access to archival content housed at JSTOR.

AP Images – A research database of every news event covered by the Associated Press for the last 150 years. It is a look at history as seen through the eyes of the Associated Press.

Columbia Gazetteer of the World Online – A database of names, descriptions, and characteristics of over 165,000 places in the world.

Computers & Applied Sciences Complete – Covers the research and development spectrum of the computing and applied sciences disciplines. Full text is also available for more than 500 periodicals.

Education Research Complete – A bibliographic and full text database covering scholarly research and information relating to all areas of education. Topics covered include all levels of education from early childhood to higher education, and all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education, and testing.

ProjectMuse – Upgrade of popular humanities database – provides full-text access to an additional 25 scholarly journals.

JSTOR Arts and Sciences V – New JSTOR Collection, will add (upon completion in 2009) an additional 120 full-text scholarly journals.

Tests in Print – Produced by the Buros Institute of Mental Measurements at the University of Nebraska, Tests in Print (TIP) serves as a comprehensive bibliography to all known commercially available tests that are currently in print in the English language.

For more information on these or other library databases, please contact Bob Flatley at or 610-683-4168.

1 Response to “New Database Additions Announced”

  1. 1 Bob August 29, 2007 at 9:11 pm

    Thanks Karen – looks good.

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