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New Online Collections: New Databases & Major Updates

Library Resources: What's New?

Chicano Database

Created by the Ethnic Studies Library at the University of California, Berkeley, this bibliographic index covers a wide range of materials focused on the Mexican-American and Chicano experience, as well as the broader Latino experience of Puerto Ricans, Cuban Americans and Central American immigrants from 1992 onwards.

Wall Street Journal (website)

Create your own account on The Wall Street Journal website. WSJ is a trusted source of news and information through the lens of business, finance, and economics from US and global perspectives.

Asian Life In America

The experience and impact of Asian Americans as recorded by the news media on the NewsBank Access World News platform. Comprehensive coverage of the Asian American experience from earliest times to today. Sourced from nearly 19,000 American and global newspapers, including over 400 Asian American newspapers.

AM Explorer

Primary source digital collections for research in humanities and social sciences from the 15th-21st centuries. Cross-search over 80 collections to discover unique sources in ethnic and culture studies, borders and migrations, gender and sexuality, global history, war and conflict, and more.

Environmental History: Conservation and Public Policy in America (Archive)

Explore the modern American conservation movement, from the Industrial Revolution to the late twentieth century (1870-1980), through this archive of primary source documents from important individuals and agencies whose efforts shaped policy and legislation in conservation and environmental protection in the United States.

OverDrive Extras (streaming)

Access these new streaming collections using OverDrive's Libby App:
ArtistWorks provides world-class instruction from Grammy Award-winning music professionals.
iNDIEFLIX streams classic and contemporary features, award-winning shorts, film festival favorites, and documentaries from around the world.
Quello Concerts by Stingray streams full-length music performances, concert films, and music documentaries.
Classica from Stingray includes streaming classical music, operas, and ballets from around the world.

History of Disabilities (Archive)

This new Gale Primary Sources Archive History of Disabilities: Disabilities in Society, Seventeenth to Twentieth Century includes monographs (books), manuscripts, and ephemera providing historical evidence demonstrating how society has interacted with and regarded individuals considered to have disabilities.

Latinx Thought and Culture: The NPR Archive, 1979-1990

Latinx Thought and Culture: The NPR Archive, 1979-1990 is digitized audio with transcripts of two radio programs: the weekly Spanish-language Enfoque Nacional (1979-1988) and the Daily English-language Latin File (1988-1990). The programs focus on Latinx issues related to politics, sociology, human rights, the arts and more with interviews of key figures and news reporting by Latino/a journalists at the time.

Cambridge Histories

Cambridge Histories is a series of over 400 volumes spanning fifteen subject areas across the humanities and social sciences, with a concentration on political and cultural history, literature, philosophy, religious studies, music and the arts.

Cambridge Companions

Cambridge Companions are a series of authoritative eBook guides, written by leading experts, offering accessible introductions to major writers, artists, philosophers, topics, and periods.

Nursing Resources: New video collections & Medcom videos update

  • The library recently added a number of new online resources for nursing and health sciences research and curriculum support, please use the links below to access the databases. Find more collections: Health, Medicine & Nusing on Databases A to Z
  • Please note all Medcom Trainex videos will be discontinued on the Films On Demand platform as of 6/30/2024. New access to Medcom Trainex videos is now permanantly on Nursing Education in Video (AVON) at the link below.

High use Medcom Trainex video titles have new access URLs listed below, please update your course/Canvas direct links. These titles will only be available within the Nursing Education in Video database on the Academic Video Online (AVON) platform from Alexander Street Press/ProQuest after June 30.