Trial access to Foreign Policy available through June 30

Trial access to Foreign Policy is available through June 30, 2015. This digital subscription focuses on leading global issues in national security, technology, markets, and energy, and resources, and includes access to Foreign Policy’s democracy lab and national security channel; regional channels that include the Americas, Asia, Europe, the Middle East & Africa, and South Asia; and channels devoted to economics, finance, and Science. It also includes access to the Situation Report, Foreign Policy’s daily national security news brief, and Democracy Lab Weekly Brief.

To access the trial, go to: Foreign Policy.

Feedback is welcome! Please send your comments to Michael Pasqualoni, Librarian for Communications, Public Administration, Political Science & International Relations at mjpasqua@syr.edu.

Please note: Limited access to this resource is provided courtesy of the publisher/vendor for the purpose of evaluating the product and its potential value to the SU community.

Policy on Access to Licensed Resources: http://library.syr.edu/services/work_off_campus/remote_access/policy.php

Trial access to Arkyves database available through June 26

Trial access to Arkyves is available until June 26, 2015. A reference tool for the history of culture containing almost 500,000 objects, Arkyves offers a single access point for thematic searches across a number of cultural heritage collections, including contributions by the Dutch Rijksmuseum, the Netherlands Institute for Art History, the Herzog August Bibliothek, and the university libraries of Milan, Utrecht, Glasgow, and Illinois.

For a full description of the database or to access the trial, go to http://arkyves.org/

Feedback is welcome. Please send your comments to Ann Skiold at saskiold@syr.edu.

Please note: Limited access to this resource is provided courtesy of the publisher/vendor for the purpose of evaluating the product and its potential value to the SU community.

Policy on Access to Licensed Resources: http://library.syr.edu/services/work_off_campus/remote_access/policy.php

Trial access to AM Explorer: Americana available through June 30

Trial access to AM Explorer: Americana is currently available. From the essential Gilder Lehrman Institute’s collection of American history, AM Explorer: Americana provides cross-searchable access to millions of pages of essential American history, literature, and culture. The collection includes a wide range of primary source materials: manuscript and typescript letters, diaries, notebooks, journals, newspapers, maps, art works, illustrations, photographs, video, and 360-degree objects. Time periods covered range from Early Contact and the Colonial Period through Revolution and Reform, and from the Civil War to Civil Rights. A full description of this database is available at AM Explorer: Americana.

To access the trial, go to www.americana.amdigital.co.uk.

The trial runs from May 14 through June 30.

Feedback is welcome. Please send your comments to Lydia Wasylenko at lwwasyle@syr.edu.

Please note: Limited access to this resource is provided courtesy of the publisher/vendor for the purpose of evaluating the product and its potential value to the SU community.

Policy on Access to Licensed Resources: http://library.syr.edu/services/work_off_campus/remote_access/policy.php

Hispanic American Newspapers, 1808-1980 trial

Hispanic American NewspapersTrial access to Hispanic American Newspapers, 1808-1980 is currently available from Readex.

Hispanic American Newspapers, 1808-1980 represents the single largest compilation of Spanish-language newspapers printed in the U.S. during the 19th and 20th centuries. The distinctive collection features hundreds of Hispanic American newspapers, including many long scattered and forgotten titles published in the 19th century.

To access Hispanic American Newspapers, 1808-1980, point your browser to:
http://infoweb.newsbank.com/?db=EANX&d_collections=EANASP

Feedback about the trial is welcome. Comments may be sent to Bonnie Ryan at bcryan@syr.edu.

Trial access is available until May 23, 2015.

Please note: Limited access to this resource is provided courtesy of the publisher/vendor for the purpose of evaluating the product and its potential value to the SU community.

For more information please refer to our Policy on Access to Licensed Resources.

 

Caribbean History and Culture, 1535-1920 trial

Caribbean History and CultureTrial access to Caribbean History and Culture, 1535-1920: Imprints from the Library Company of Philadelphia is currently available from Readex.

Caribbean History and Culture, 1535-1920 includes fully cataloged and searchable books, pamphlets, almanacs, broadsides, and ephemera covering the history of this broad region from the 16th century to the early 20th century. Major subject areas covered include Atlantic Studies, Diaspora Studies, Economic Studies, History of Medicine, Ethnicity and Gender Studies, Latin America and Slavery.

To access Caribbean History and Culture, 1535-1920, point your browser to:
http://infoweb.newsbank.com/?db=CRBHCC&s_startsearch=keyword

Feedback about the trial is welcome. Comments may be sent to Bonnie Ryan at bcryan@syr.edu.

Trial access is available until May 23, 2015.

Please note: Limited access to this resource is provided courtesy of the publisher/vendor for the purpose of evaluating the product and its potential value to the SU community.

For more information please refer to our Policy on Access to Licensed Resources.