New resources recently added to Libraries’ collections

June brought many new resources to the libraries’ collection. They included the following:

Digitalia Hispanica is a global academic collection comprised of e-books and ejournals in Spanish, French, Portuguese and Catalan. The comprehensive collection contains titles ranging from arts and literature to science and technology.

Oxford Handbooks Online: Scholarly Research Reviews is a collection of handbooks in fifteen subject areas. The handbook series contain in-depth, high-level articles by scholars in the respective fields. Each handbook offers thorough introductions to topics and a critical survey of the current state of scholarship in a particular field.

Academic Video Online provides access to over 62,000 streaming videos on a wide range of subjects from a variety of providers, for example, CBS, PBS, BBC, Bloomberg, and The Open University. Content includes documentaries, newsreels and programs, interviews, performances and more.

Brand Share Index within Sports Market Analytics contains searchable news and market research from the National Sporting Goods Association and other industry sources on all aspects of sporting goods, sports equipment, participation, broadcasting and marketing. It also includes access to the Brand Share Index (BSI) which matches fan market consumer behavior with their preferences for consumer products brands.

IBIS NAICS State Reports contains industry research reports, industry risk rating reports, and business environment profiles. Includes market share, competitive landscape, industry outlook, key statistics, and more. Search by keyword or NAICS code.

The Syracuse University access to Web of Science Citation Connection now includes Biosis Citation Index, Derwent Innovations Index, and Index Chemicus / Current Chemical Reactions.

New books include the Duke University Press Gender Studies Ebook Collection and the Bela Bartok Complete Critical Edition.

New journals include, the Annals of the International Communication Association, Celebrity studies, Journal of Communication, and the Journal of World Popular Music.

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New resources recently added to Libraries’ collections

New resources offered by the Libraries include:

The IET Digital Library now includes titles published in 2017. This collection contains ebooks published by the Institution of Engineering and Technology. Topics include electrical engineering, signal processing, radar, energy, control, electromagnetic wave, and more.

The Classical Scores Library is a collection of digital scores  covering Western art music from the Renaissance to the 21st century. Coverage includes full scores, study scores, piano and vocal scores, and piano reductions.

Compendex is a comprehensive interdisciplinary engineering database which now covers journals and conference materials back to 1884.

New content has been added to Counseling and Therapy in Video. These videos are related to social work, psychotherapy, clinical psychology, and counseling. Videos include counseling sessions and demonstrations, transcripts, consultations, lectures, presentations, and publications, including content from Psychotherapy Networker and Counseling Today.

Index to Jewish Periodicals covers Jewish studies and thought from 1988 to present.

Journal of World Popular Music is a peer-reviewed academic journal that publishes research and scholarship on recent issues and debates surrounding international popular musics, also known as World Music, Global Pop, World Beat or, more recently, World Music 2.0.  It includes in its scope any local popularized musics of the world, commercially available music of non-Western origin, musics of ethnic minorities, and contemporary fusions or collaborations with local traditional or roots musics with Western pop and rock.

Sociology of Development is an international journal addressing issues of development. Topics explored include economic development and well-being, gender, health, inequality, poverty, environment and sustainability, political economy, conflict, social movements, and more. The journal promotes intellectual diversity within the study of development, with articles from all scholars of development sociology, regardless of theoretical orientation, methodological preference, region of investigation, or historical period of study.

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New resources recently added to Libraries’ collections

Syracuse University Libraries now provides access to the Music Magazine Archive, a joint collaboration of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Bowling Green State University along with NA Publishing and Reveal Digital. The Music Magazine Archive is a collection of mainstream and underground American music publications primarily from the 1960’s-1990’s representing popular culture, music journalism, and social and political transition. Collections include rock and folk (currently active), with hip-hop/rap due in late fall 2017. Publications are presented in full-color page-image scans, including articles, covers, advertisements, and reviews.

Additional new resources include:

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New resources recently added to Libraries’ collections

New ebooks offered by the Libraries include:

Also, the Libraries now offer online access to the journal Academy of Management Discoveries.

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New resources recently added to Libraries’ collections

New resources offered by the Libraries include:

Birkhauser Building Types Database provides access to works on architecture design, including articles, building plans, and photos.

Disability in the Modern World: History of a Social Movement provides a visual and textual history of disability in culture. Features video and pages of primary sources, including letters, documents, news stories, government and institutional documents, oral histories, interviews, documentaries and related archival materials.

Early European Books, from ProQuest, provides the most comprehensive digitized collection of rare books and incunabula available. It includes a wide survey of the print output of Europe from 1450-1700, providing access to more than 45,000 titles. ProQuest is building Early European Books in partnership with major European libraries, including the National Library of France, the National Library of Florence, the National Library of the Netherlands, the Wellcome Library, London, and the Royal Library, Denmark.

NK News Pro is a research platform focusing on the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (North Korea). Includes proprietary and open source information on DPRK companies and trade, a DPRK experts list, economic indicators, import/export data and ship movements, leadership biographies, long form research analysis, and archives of KCNR (“Korean Central News Agency”) television news. Aggregates hundreds of news, think-tank, blog, and academic sources known for reliable DPRK coverage.

PrivCo provides access to business and financial information about private companies. Search for private companies, private market investors, venture capital funding deals, private mergers and acquisitions, and private equity deals. Includes a knowledge bank of terms and concepts related to the private market.

Spatial Hazard Events and Losses Database for the United States (SHELDUS) is a data set providing county-level information about natural hazard events from 1960 to present, compiled by the Hazards & Vulnerability and Research Institute at the University of South Carolina.

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