Digimap Roam (released in October 2009) is replacing Classic as the standard mapping facility in Digimap OS Collection. Key features of Roam include: 12 fixed scale map views, click-and-drag navigation or “slippy maps” and enhanced printing options enabling you to generate printable PDF maps in landscape or portrait and A4 or A3 size.
The beta version of the new SpringerLink platform is now available. When you visit springerlink.com you will see a link on the left side of the screen under the Springer logo that will take you into the new site. This button will be visible on every page.
The new version includes the following:
We now have access to expanded coverage of the Times Literary Supplement. The TLS Historical Archive adds an additional 15 years to our previous access and now includes content from 1902 – 2005.
The updated resource also offers a much improved search function including the ability to search the full-text of reviews.
From 18th December 2009 you will be able to instantly access an
additional 100,000 pages of digitised newspaper content through your
19th Century British Library Newspapers interface free of charge.
The initial 100,000 new pages of JISC content will include selected
issues from the following 19th Century Newspapers from around the UK:
* Blackburn Standard
* Bury and Norwich Post
* Bradford Observer
* Cheshire Observer
* Royal Cornwall Gazette
* Isle of Man Times
* Leicester Chronicle
* Nottinghamshire Guardian
* Sheffield Independent
* Dundee Courier 1845-1900
* Daily Gazette for Middlesborough
* Southampton Herald and Isle of Wight Gazette
* Huddersfield Chronicle
* Lancaster Gazetter
* The Essex Standard
* Isle of Wight Observer
* The Standard 1883-1900