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Animated presentation: Online resources: TCD Databases and E-Books

Monday, 9 May 2016

TCD Library has recently purchased access to 51 titles from the Autrement Mêmes collection, published by L’Harmattan, Paris.

This is a collection directed by Professor Roger Little (Fellow Emeritus (French), TCD). According to Professor Little, these texts 'are difficult to find, often available only in specialised libraries, sometimes indeed extremely rare [...] all genres and all relevant periods are covered, mainly prose texts, however, from the 18th century to the latter part of French colonialism'.

Each title can be found catalogued individually in the Trinity Library system, Stella, and all 51 titles can be seen together on the database Autrement Mêmes.

For a full list of TCD Library's databases of journals and E-Books, current, new, and on trial, use the Databases and E-Books link on the Library homepage, found under the Stella search box.

Clíona Ní Shúilleabháin, Electronic Resources Librarian.

Friday, 12 February 2016

New database trial: CAIRN: French-language E-Books from next Monday, 15 February 2016

French language E-Books available online. Trial period: 15 February 2016 - 14 April 2016.

TCD Library has arranged a two-month trial of Cairn’s E-Books.

Cairn, the French equivalent of Project Muse, is an online collection of publications in the French language, in the area of humanities and social sciences. Created in 2005 by four Belgian and French academic publishers, Cairn is now providing selected  resources from 130 publishing houses.

During the trial TCD has access to more than 2,200 research books (monographs, proceedings, other collective works) from French and Belgian publishers (Autrement, De Boeck, La Découverte, éres, éditions Mardaga, PUF, ENS, La Documentation française, Presses de Sciences Po and Quae).

The site has both French and English interfaces. It is available on and off campus during the trial.

This resource can also be accessed from the Trial Databases tab of the Library's Databases and E-Books page.

Monday, 4 January 2016

Trial: Crime, punishment and popular culture, 1790-1920 on Gale Cengage's Artemis platform.

Find this under the Databases and E-Books link, Trial Databases tab on the Library's home page.
    Crime literature, ephemera, murder ballads, crimes dramatised.  
    This unique archive marries fact and fiction, allowing researchers to discover essential primary documents such as trial transcripts, case notes from renowned judges and documents from detective agencies. 
    Content includes: trial transcripts; documents related to the development of forensic techniques; detective agency records; prisoner photographs; newspaper reports; true crime literature; police force records; prison postcards; penny dreadfuls, dime novels, detective fiction and mysteries; manuscript collections from well-known figures; crime-related broadsides and prints. 
    TCD Library already has 9 other resources on the Artemis platform, which may be searched individually or as a group. See the TCD Library Stella Record: Artemis Primary Sources

Monday, 14 September 2015

New Resource: Loeb Classical Library

Loeb Classical Library [Harvard University Press. September 2015, access 'in perpetuity' purchased.]

The written treasures of the ancient Greek and Roman world. James Loeb founded the Loeb Classical Library in 1911, to make the work of classical authors accessible - regardless of knowledge of Greek or Latin.

Since 1989, a renewal plan founded on the publication of four or five new volumes a year has been in place. This plan includes titles new to the Loeb Classical Library (such as Chariton), completely new editions and translations (such as Euripides), and thoroughly revised editions (such as Homer).Greek and Latin texts are alongside English translations.

The authors in the Loeb Classical Library span fourteen centuries and every genre. Editors and translators are drawn from both sides of the Atlantic. New titles are added to the series, while existing titles are continually reprinted so that the complete Loeb Classical Library always remains in print.

Friday, 17 July 2015

New resource: EMIS

EMIS, [as a result of a request and funding from the TCD School of Business] delivers electronic information products, by subscription, to institutional customers through its global network of offices. EMIS provides hard-to-get information covering more than 100 emerging markets.
TCD has just taken out a one-year subscription.

Tuesday, 26 May 2015

NEW PLATFORM: Digital National Security Archive (China and the U.S.) is now available on ProQuest



DNSA: China and the United States: From Hostility to Engagement, 1960–1998
DNSA: U.S. Intelligence and China: Collection, Analysis and Covert Action
The above resources are now available on the ProQuest platform.

This means they can be cross-searched with the other Social Sciences group on ProQuest, or with all the TCD ProQuest databases.

The legacy (Chadwyck-Healey) version of DNSA will remain available until late summer, 2015, when the site will be shut down and redirects will be turned on. 

The new, direct links to the ProQuest versions have been added to the bibliographic records. The old link is also still available there and will be until the site closes down.

MyArchive Content:  Users who have created a MyArchive account will need to move any saved searches and documents they wish to retain over to their MyResearch account on the ProQuest platform. Instructions on how to accomplish this and/or how to create a MyResearch account can be found here

Monday, 27 April 2015

PLAYOGRAPHYIreland - New FREE Database

PLAYOGRAPHYIreland is a free database, produced by the Irish Theatre Institute, which has been added to our list of databases.

PLAYOGRAPHYIreland comprises two comprehensive online searchable databases: Irish Playography (all new professionally produced Irish plays written in English since the formation of the Abbey, Ireland's National Theatre, in 1904) and Playography na Gaeilge (all new plays written and produced in the Irish language since 1901).

See the TCD Library Database and E-Books page under New Resources and also under the main list of databases.A marc record will be created in due course.

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