Thursday, April 23, 2015

TRIAL: The Sustainable Organization Library (SOL)

The University of Liverpool has trial access to The Sustainable Organization Library (SOL) until 20th June 2015.

Click here to access The Sustainable Organization Library (SOL):
http://ezproxy.liv.ac.uk/login?url=http://www.gseresearch.com/sol
 (University login required off campus).

The Sustainable Organization Library (SOL) contains more than 10,000 individually searchable chapters, case studies and journal articles drawn from more than 800 book and journal volumes.  SOL gives instant access to research on sustainability and hundreds of case studies on best practice from international organisations.  It covers topics including sustainability, responsible business, ethics, corporate governance, development economics and the environment.

After trying Sustainable Organization Library (SOL) please leave your comments below. You can choose the anonymous option to comment without needing to have a Blogger account, but it helps if you include your name in your feedback so that we can follow up on comments. Do get in touch, we really want to know what you think about this resource.

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

TRIAL: Statista

The University of Liverpool has trial access to 'Statista: The Statistics Portal' until 19th May 2015.

Click here to access Statista:
http://ezproxy.liv.ac.uk/login?url=http://www.statista.com/
(University login required off campus).

Statista is the first statistics portal in the world to integrate over 80,000 diverse topics of data and facts from around 18,000 sources onto a single professional platform.
Statista provides business customers, researchers, and the academic community with direct access to relevant quantitative facts on industry, media, finance, politics, consumer and many more areas of interest. Sources of information include market researchers, trade publications, scientific journals, and government databases.

After trying Statista, please leave your comments below. You can choose the anonymous option to comment without needing to have a Blogger account, but it helps if you include your name in your feedback so that we can follow up on comments. Do get in touch, we really want to know what you think about this resource.

Mystery Shopper

The library has recently been 'mystery shopped'. Find out how we did when results are published shortly...

Monday, April 13, 2015

TRIAL: South Asia Archive

The University of Liverpool has trial access to South Asia Archive until 15th May 2015.

Click here to access South Asia Archive
http://ezproxy.liv.ac.uk/login?url=http://www.southasiaarchive.com
(University login required off campus).

The South Asia Archive is a digital archive, providing online access to documents ranging from the mid-18th to the mid-20th Century. Focusing on South Asia, the Archive includes reports, rare books, and journal runs from noteworthy, rare publications.

The documents in the Archive are interdisciplinary, reflecting the varied range of knowledge production in colonial and early post-colonial India in fields including:

Culture and society
Industry and economy,
Science, technology and medicine
Urban planning and administration
Politics and law

Comprising material sourced from archivists in India by the South Asia Research Foundation, this Archive brings together a wealth of important primary content.

Take a look at this resource and let us know what you think.

Please note that PDF document downloads are not available during this trial period, although documents and images may still be viewed on screen.

After trying South Asia Archive please leave your comments below. You can choose the anonymous option to comment without needing to have a Blogger account, but it helps if you include your name in your feedback so that we can follow up on comments. Do get in touch, we really want to know what you think about this resource.

Wednesday, April 08, 2015

Trial: International Security & Counter Terrorism Reference Center

The University of Liverpool has trial access to International Security & Counter-Terrorism Reference Center until 8th May 2015.

Click here to access International Security & Counter-Terrorism Reference Center  (University login required off campus).

International Security & Counter-Terrorism Reference Center (ISCTRC) aims to enhance the general understanding of security and counter-terrorism, particularly the analysis process behind it.
ISCTRC combines deep background from scholarly writings with expert commentary from a variety of organizations, agencies and publishers, as well as reviews of recent developments across the international political, military, economic, social and technical spectrum.
Content includes nearly 3,000 full-text items from a variety of sources (including reports from Stratfor Analysis, Stratfor Forecasts, and Stratfor Geopolitical Diary) and over 10,500 images.

Take a look at this resource and let us know what you think.

After trying International Security & Counter Terrorism Reference Center please leave your comments below. You can choose the anonymous option to comment without needing to have a Blogger account, but it helps if you include your name in your feedback so that we can follow up on comments. Do get in touch, we really want to know what you think about this resource.