Thursday, April 21, 2016

TRIAL EXTENDED! AccessEngineering, AccessMedicine, AccessScience, McGraw-Hill eBook Library


University of Liverpool staff and students have trial access to the McGraw-Hill AccessEngineering, AccessScience and AccessMedicine collections, as well as the McGraw Hill eBook Library, now until 31st May 2016. Take a look at these resources, and let us know what you think.

Access the collections via the following links:

AccessEngineering
http://liverpool.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://accessengineeringlibrary.com/

AccessScience
http://liverpool.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://www.accessscience.com/

AccessMedicine
http://liverpool.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://accessMedicine.mhmedical.com/

Access the eBook Library via the link:
http://liverpool.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://mhebooklibrary.com/

AccessEngineering provides access to classic engineering reference titles such as  Marks' Standard Handbook for Mechanical Engineers and Roark's Formulas for Stress and Strain, as well as newer publications, such as Mechatronics in Medicine and Energy Systems Engineering. It builds on these with dynamic online features, such as downloadable data and interactive graphs.

AccessScience is an authoritative and dynamic online gateway to reference material in all major scientific disciplines. It offers links to primary research material, videos and animations, plus curriculum maps for teachers.

AccessMedicine delivers support in medical education and clinical practice through its interactive features.  It includes the latest editions of respected medical texts such as Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine and Current Medical Diagnosis & Treatment.

McGraw Hill eBook Library includes content from a range of subject areas: Business & Management, Computing, Medicine & Health Sciences, Languages and general study aids.


After trying the collections 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.

Monday, April 18, 2016

Planned downtime: LexisNexis Lexis Library

LexisNexis have planned some necessary maintenance to their infrastructure on Sunday 24th April 2016.  Between 2am and approximately 10am LexisNexis services will not be available.

LexisNexis apologise for any inconvenience in advance of this planned maintenance.

Trial: Archives of Human Sexuality and Identity

University of Liverpool staff and students have trial access to the ‘Archives of Human Sexuality and Identity’ until 18th May 2016. Take a look at this resource and let us know what you think.

Access ‘Archives of Human Sexuality and Identity’ from:
http://liverpool.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://infotrac.galegroup.com/default/livuni?db=AHSI
(University login required off campus)

Exploring LGTBQ history and culture since 1940, the Archives cover subjects such as queer history and activism, cultural studies, psychology, sociology, health, political science, policy studies, human rights, gender studies.  It includes 1.5 million pages of primary sources on social, political, health, and legal issues impacting LGBTQ communities around the world. Rare and unique content from newsletters, organisational papers, government documents, manuscripts, pamphlets, and other types of primary sources sheds light on the gay rights movement, activism, the HIV/AIDS crisis, and more. It features historical documents published in more than 35 countries, with over 15 languages represented.

After trying ‘Archives of Human Sexuality and Identity’, 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.

Thursday, April 07, 2016

Trial: ICE Science Journals

University of Liverpool staff and students have trial access to the ICE Science Journals Collection until 30th September 2016. Take a look at this resource and let us know what you think.

Access ICE Science Journals from:
http://www.icevirtuallibrary.com.liverpool.idm.oclc.org/ 
 (University login required off campus)

ICE Science Journals includes the following titles:

Bioinspired, Biomimetic and Nanobiomaterials
Emerging Materials Research
Green Materials
Nanomaterials and Energy
Surface Innovations

The ICE Science Journals Collection provides over 400 research papers in the areas of materials science, biomaterials, nanotechnology, energy, green chemistry and surface engineering

After trying ICE Science Journals, 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.

Monday, April 04, 2016

Downtime: MarketLine

MarketLine are currently upgrading their platform, and unfortunately this has cause unanticipated problems for users wishing to access the site.

MarketLine apologise for any inconvenience this may be causing, and are working to restore normal service as soon as possible.

Planned Downtime: FAME

Bureau Van Dijk will be performing maintenance to the FAME platform on Monday 11th April at 7pm.

FAME will be unavailable for 30 minutes whilst this takes place.

BvD apologise for any inconvenience this causes you.