Archive for December, 2011
“Irish Newspaper Archives is the most ambitious digital archive project ever undertaken in this country. It involves the complete digitisation of Ireland’s newspaper heritage. Titles such as the Irish Independent (1905 – current), Sunday Independent, The Freeman’s Journal, the Nation and many of Ireland’s leading regional newspapers will be rendered fully word searchable. This website [...]
Have you ever “checked out” an electronic book from the Mansfield Library? See our new guide to e-book resources to learn how to find and read electronic books. Many library users find e-books to be a convenient way to get information from off campus, especially if they are not able to come into the building [...]
The Missoula Independent reports on “Finals week flash mobs.”
“This comprehensive news collection is ideal for exploring issues and events at the local, regional, national and international level. Its diverse source types include print and online-only newspapers, blogs, newswires, journals, broadcast transcripts and videos. Use it to explore a specific event or to compare a wide variety of viewpoints on topics such as politics, [...]
We have a trial set up for the 20th Century Drama database. It provides access to full text of nearly 2,500 plays in English starting from 1890 through the present. You can find plays written by playwrights from the United States, the United Kingdom, and all over the world. Please click here to access the [...]
Final exams begin today! Don’t forget that the Library is open for last minute studying and research help. Check out our open hours and good luck on your exams!
“This fifth release of North American Indian Thought and Culture contains over 119,000 pages of text and images. Included are biographies, auto-biographies, personal narratives, speeches, diaries, letters, and oral histories. The database represents the largest compilation ever created of biographical information on indigenous peoples from all areas of North America.” For more information visit http://alexanderstreet.com/products/ibio.htm. [...]