Trial of Early American Newspapers

The Library is currently trialling Early American Newspapers, which gives access to more than 1,000 U.S. historical newspapers published between 1690 and 1922, including titles from all 50 states.

To access the trial, click here.

Trial ends on 21 May 2010

US Congressional Documents temporary online access

We currently have temporary online access to the US Congressional Documents. These can be accessed via HeinOnline. The Documents comprise the complete Congressional Record bound volume set back to its inception in 1873 as well as the three predecessor titles: Annals of Congress (1789-1824), Register of Debates (1824-1837) and the Congressional Globe (1833-1873). Also available are the Congressional Record Dailies from 1994-current.

Trial of Social Services Abstracts

The Library has now got a trial to  Social Services Abstracts. To access the database, click here then select Social Services Abstracts from the drop-down list of specific databases.

Social Services Abstracts provides bibliographic coverage of current research focused on social work, human services, and related areas, including social welfare, social policy, and community development. The database abstracts and indexes over 1,300 serials publications and includes abstracts of journal articles and dissertations, and citations to book reviews.

Trial ends 14 March 2010

Trial of African American Newspapers [now completed]

The Library’s trial of African American Newspapers has been extended. The trial will now finish on 31 January 2010