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Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Database Trials

The Library is holding trials of the following databases. Please try them out and let us know if you have any comments.

Alexander Street
Collection of text, video and music including counselling and therapy, nursing education, sociology and social and cultural history.
Until 10 September. Click here for username and password.

Bridgeman Education
Database of high-quality images including photography, fine art, engravings, sculpture, architecture, archaeology & ethnography, history, science & medicine, the decorative arts, artefacts and applied arts.
Until 16 September.

Encyclopaedia Britannica Image Quest
Collection of over two million rights-cleared images.
Until 18 August - CLOSED

Anatomy TV Sports and Therapy Suite
In addition to the functional anatomy collection of 3D images that we already subscribe to, this suite offers
  • Acupuncture
  • Anatomy for Exercise
  • Anatomy Trains
  • Hand Therapy
  • Pilates
  • Sports Injuries
  • Resistance Training
Until 1 September - CLOSED

Humanities & Social Sciences Collection
Australian database that covers agriculture, arts, Asian studies, business, cultural studies, education, history, indigenous studies, law, media, political science, reference, social sciences, science and technology. Content sources include peer reviewed journals, monographs and books, conference proceedings, research papers and reference materials sourced and indexed by RMIT Publishing. This database includes an Indigenous Collections component.
Until 3 September

Marketing database that offers
  • Thousands of case studies from the Effie Worldwide, Ogilvy ARF, Jay Chiat Awards and many more that reveal the campaign strategies of leading brands.
  • Articles and Best Practice guides that explain the 'how' and 'why' of marketing challenges - each guide offering an introduction and overview of an issue plus a list of recommended further reading.
  • The very latest in market research, including conference papers from around the world and reports from Esomar, The Market Research Society and the Journal of Advertising Research.
  • Industry news and email alerts including daily news, account moves and new material on Warc, configurable to your interests via my warc.
Until 3 September. Click here for username and password.

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