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Electronic Database Trials

UNLV Libraries patrons have temporary access from the UNLV campus to the databases listed below.

**You may not be able to access these from off-campus.**

The Libraries arrange trial access to electronic resources that are under consideration for a subscription. Librarians review databases for addition to the collection twice per year and your comments are very valuable in this selection process. Please let us know what you think of the resources by filling out the comments form.

If you have any questions about these products or would like to recommend a product for a future trial please contact a Subject Librarian.


First World War Portal

The First World War portal showcases a wealth of primary source material for the study of the Great War, complemented by a range of contextual secondary features. The resource includes personal experiences, propaganda and recruitment and visual perspectives and narratives.

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Trial ends April 26, 2018


Service Newspapers of World War II Module I

This digital resource reveals the story of war as told by the newspapers that brought information, entertainment and camaraderie to the forces at home and overseas. Explore over 200 titles from key nations across the globe that took part in the world-changing conflict.

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Trial ends April 26, 2018


Literary Manuscripts Berg

The Berg Collection is recognised as one of the finest literary research collections in the world and includes a broad range of authors from across the nineteenth century make this an essential research tool for all scholars and students researching Victorian literature. The resource includes unique manuscripts that are unavailable in any medium elsewhere and are supplemented by some rare printed materials, including early editions annotated by the authors. Authors represented in this collection include: Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Joseph Conrad, Charles Dickens, just to name a few.

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Trial ends April 26, 2018


Mass Observation Online

This resource offers revolutionary access to one of the most important archives for the study of Social History in the modern era. Explore original manuscript and typescript papers created and collected by the Mass Observation organisation, as well as printed publications, photographs and interactive features.

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Trial ends April 26, 2018


Trade Catalogues & the American Home

Explore domestic consumerism, life and leisure in America between 1850-1950 with Trade Catalogues and the American Home. This resource presents a wealth of highly illustrated primary source documents that highlight commercial tastes and consumer trends, and provide a valuable visual record for a breadth of interdisciplinary study.

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Trial ends April 26, 2018


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