Tuesday, March 08, 2016

Artemis Primary Sources: A database showcase for humanities and social science students

Where: Foyer of the Sydney Jones Library
When: Monday 14th March 2016 10.30am -2pm

Looking for primary source material to use within your assignments or dissertation? Why not come along to this library showcase on Monday 14th March to discover what the Artemis Primary Sources database has to offer.

Artemis allows researchers of all levels at the university to access several Gale primary source collections, comprising millions of pages of material, in one platform. It includes sophisticated, easy to use analytics tools that enable both professional academics and students alike to make new discoveries within a wealth of primary source material. The database includes sources from the following archive collections:

17th and 18th Century Burney Collection
19th Century British Newspapers
19th Century UK Periodicals
Daily Mail Historical Archive, 1896-2004
Eighteenth Century Collections
Nineteenth Century Collections Online
Nineteenth Century U.S. Newspapers
Picture Post Historical Archive
The Economist Historical Archive, 1843-2012
The Financial Times Historical Archive, 1888-2010
The Illustrated London News Historical Archive, 1842-2003
The Listener Historical Archive 1929-
The Making of the Modern World
The Sunday Times Digital Archive, 1822-2006
The Times Digital Archive
Times Literary Supplement Historical Archive, 1902-2011

Artemis combines these collections and brings to the surface new research connections across several centuries—and millions of pages of—newspapers, books, manuscripts, maps, and photographs. Pop along to learn more about how you can use this resource for your studies. There will be free tea, coffee and biscuits alongside the database demos. Please get in touch with HLC Liaison Librarian, Catherine McManamon, if you have any additional queries: cmc@liv.ac.uk

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