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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.

ProQuest Newspaper Archive

19th and 20th century newspapers from smaller cities in the US, Canada, and more.

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Trial ends October 13, 2016

Women and Social Movements in Modern Empires since 1820

Women and Social Movements in Modern Empires Since 1820 -– a supplement to Women and Social Movements, International -– explores prominent themes in world history since 1820: conquest, colonization, settlement, resistance, and post-coloniality, as told through women’s voices.

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Trial ends October 14, 2016

Electronic Enlightenment

Electronic Enlightenment is the most wide-ranging online collection of edited correspondence of the early modern period, linking people across Europe, the Americas and Asia from the early 17th to the mid-19th century — reconstructing one of the world's great historical “conversations”. A subscription to EE will give you immediate access to 69,415 historical documents. Listen in on the first global social network as 8,438 historical figures discuss everything from religious tolerance to animal rights, vulcanology to classical archeology, economic modelling to celebrity culture.

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Trial ends October 6, 2016

Oxford Bibliographies

Developed cooperatively with scholars and librarians worldwide, Oxford Bibliographies offers exclusive, authoritative research guides. Combining the best features of an annotated bibliography and a high-level encyclopedia, this cutting-edge resource guides researchers to the best available scholarship across a wide variety of subjects.

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Trial ends October 6, 2016

Oxford Handbooks Online

Oxford Handbooks Online is an outstanding collection of the best Handbooks in 14 subject areas. The Oxford Handbooks are one of the most prestigious and successful strands of Oxford's scholarly publishing, bringing together the world's leading scholars to write review essays that evaluate the current thinking on a field or topic, and make an original argument about the future direction of the debate. Revolutionary changes to the publishing program means that, for the first time, all Handbooks are available online as well is in print across 14 subject areas. Monthly updates introduce articles in advance of print publication and beyond the book, online-only content ensures the most current, authoritative coverage anywhere.

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Trial ends October 6, 2016

Architectural Digest Magazine Archive

A vibrant monthly celebration of international design talents, the Architectural Digest Magazine Archive provides students of art, design, and architecture with an essential research tool. It covers the history of design, includes inspirational ideas, and provides a look at culture, art, unique homes and international design concepts through the years.

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Trial ends September 30, 2016

Global Health

CABI Global Health features specialist content related to public health from more than 7,000 journals, reports, and books, plus hard to find grey literature from conferences. Content coverage dates back to 1973 and includes full-text articles.

Key features of CABI’s Global Health Database: International coverage from over 100 countries; Includes resources in more than 50 languages with abstracts in English; Hard to find grey literature from conference proceedings and born digital only content.

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Trial ends September 30, 2016

APA Style Central

APA Style CENTRAL is the only authoritative and complete online environment for teaching, writing, and publishing in APA Style. Designed to help users develop their writing and professional research skills, APA Style CENTRAL combines learning and teaching tools, advanced writing and content management technology, and full integration of the APA Manual of Style.

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Trial ends September 30, 2016

Naxos Music Library

Naxos Music Library is the most comprehensive classical music library online. In conjunction with hundreds of top music labels, it contains titles spanning medieval music to modern, jazz, electronic, world music, pop, rock, and more, making it an unrivaled streaming music library. NML is continuously updated with new labels added monthly and hundreds of CDs added each week.

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Trial ends September 30, 2016


PrivCo is a source for business and financial research on non-publicly traded corporations, including family-owned, private equity-owned, venture-backed and international unlisted companies. We currently have profiles for over 900,000 firms, 20,000 investors, and 100,000 private market deals, and we are adding information and in-house analysis daily. Whether doing company, investor, M&A, venture capital funding, or private equity research, we are searchable by advanced criteria in all categories. Entrepreneurship programs love the ability to search for investors, or private companies in specific, emerging industries, and career centers can use our venture capital funding search to search for companies that are raising funding.

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Trial ends September 24, 2016

Engineering database trial

Access engineering journal articles, conference proceedings, manuals, standards, data sets, and more from ASTM International (formerly known as the American Society for Testing and Materials).

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Trial ends December 31, 2016


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