A listing of databases being considered for purchase by UWSP or by the UW System libraries
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Try the following trial databases and use the feedback form to the left to let us know what you think. Most of the databases are only available on campus.
BiblioBoard Library includes over 14,000 e-books and millions of pages of high-quality primary source content covering literature, philosophy, history, geography, science and more. In addition to the web version, BiblioBoard Library is available as a native application on a variety of popular tablets. Through a highly visual and intuitive interface, BiblioBoard Library provides an engaging experience interacting with curated multi-media collections that incorporate books, articles, images, audio and video. BiblioBoard Creator is an easy-to-use and cost effective authoring tool that enables libraries to make available valuable digital assets in their internal repositories.
- Cambridge Companions Online
Cambridge Companions provide introductions to major writers, artists, philosophers, topics and periods such as Plato, Luther, Jane Austen, Tom Stoppard or Stravinsky, the French Novel or Jewish American Literature. Each title is supported by reference features such as a chronology and guide to further reading.
- Digital Theatre Plus
Digital Theatre Plus includes high quality films of leading theatre productions, information on how plays are brought to the stage in interviews with the creative teams, interpretive analysis of play texts, and support materials for teaching and learning.
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- Historic Map Works
Historic Map Works Library Edition is one of the most extensive digital map collections available, with over 200,000 antique and historic maps. It provides unprecedented access to high-resolution, full color maps spanning hundreds of years that help researchers trace the "residential genealogy" of families and locations over time. Use these to uncover clues about land ownership, historical structures, property boundaries, community growth, topography, and more.
- JoVE Science Education
This video collection exhibits how to use standard pieces of laboratory equipment essential in many experiments, as well as how to perform basic laboratory functions. Each video is paired with additional video resources for you to view practical applications of the technique and other complementary skills.
- Latin America Data Base (LADB) Online News and Education Service
The Latin America Data Base (LADB) is the University of New Mexico's English language Latin America news service. LADB produces three weekly electronic publications: NotiCen, NotiSur, and SourceMex, and provides a searchable database of over 28,000 articles drawn from a variety of Latin American news sources and journals
- Rock's Back Pages
The ultimate archive of music journalism, with over 22,000 classic articles on artists from Aaliyah to ZZ Top, on all genres from rockabilly to hip hop, by the finest music writers of the last 50 years.
- SocIndex with full text
SocIndex is the world's most comprehensive and highest-quality sociology research database. Its extensive scope and content provide users with a wealth of extremely useful information encompassing the broad spectrum of sociological study