Thursday, September 24, 2009

TRIAL: African American Newspapers, 1827-1998

We have a trial of African American Newspapers, 1827-1998 until 31st October. To access this trial go to http://infoweb.newsbank.com.ezproxy.liv.ac.uk/?db=EANX&d_collections=EANAAA. Off-campus users will be promted to login to EZproxy first.

African American Newspapers, 1827-1998 enables users to search more than 270 African American newspapers published in the 19th and 20th centuries. Created in partnership with the Wisconsin Historical Society, the Kansas State Historical Society and the Library of Congress, African American Newspapers chronicles a century and a half of the African American experience.

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Monday, September 07, 2009

TRIAL: New York Times archive, 1851-2006

We have a trial of ProQuest Historical Newspapers' New York Times archive, 1851-2006, until 14th October. To access this trial go to ProQuest Historical Newspapers. Off-campus users will be promted to login to EZproxy first.

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TRIAL: Black Newspapers (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)

We have a trial of ProQuest Historical Newspapers' Black Newspapers collection until 14th October. To access this trial go to ProQuest Historical Newspapers. Off-campus users will be promted to login to EZproxy first.

The Black Newspapers collection comprises the following titles:

Atlanta Daily World: 1931-2003
Baltimore Afro-American (1893-1988)
The Call and Post (1934-1991)
The Chicago Defender (1910 - 1975)
Los Angeles Sentinel: 1934-2005
New York Amsterdam News: 1922-1993
Norfolk Journal and Guide (1921-2003)
Philadelphia Tribune (1912-2001)Pittsburgh Courier: 1911-2002

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Wednesday, September 02, 2009

Henry Stewart Talks - Biomedical and Life Sciences

We now subscribe to the Henry Stewart Talks - Biomedical and Life Sciences Collection. This is a collection of nearly 1,000 animated audio visual presentations by world leading experts. The collection is organized into a number of series, see:

http://www.hstalks.com.ezproxy.liv.ac.uk/main/browse_series.php?father_id=4&c=252

Each talk appears in our library catalogue - see catalogue records - and records will be updated each quarter as the collection grows.