A collection of dance productions and documentaries by the most influential performers and companies of the 20th century. Contains performances of classical ballet, jazz, contemporary, experimental, and improvisational dance from top ballet companies to up-and-coming dance troupes; documentaries by and about leading choreographers, and videos on dance training.
Contains archives and publications of the Communist Party since its establishment in 1921. Material in the database includes constitutions; reports from Party congresses; a ‘Who's Who’, and writings of Party leaders.
Detailed reports for all current and formerly listed companies on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX). These reports are updated daily from relevant ASX announcements, and include announcements, financial data for the last 10 years and scanned images of annual reports.
Access to a vast body of original source material from 1450 to 1910 in history, literature, sociology and education from a gender perspective. Source documents include ephemera, pamphlets, diaries, letters, and receipt books. Key topics covered include conduct and politeness; domesticity and the family; consumption and leisure; education and sensibility; and the body.
This database indexes citations and abstracts from published and unpublished material on English second language learning and teaching in Australasia from 1985 to 2008. The database is managed by the National Centre for English Language Teaching and Research at Macquarie University.
Please note: this data base is no longer updated and isonly availbale as an archive database.
Design and Applied Arts Index (DAAI) is an index, with abstracts, of articles, news items, and reviews published in design and applied arts periodicals from 1973 to the present. DAAI covers both contemporary design and the development of design and the applied arts since the mid-19th century. Subjects covered include: ceramics, glass, jewellery, wood, graphic design, fashion and clothing, textiles, furniture, interior design, architecture, computer aided design, web design, computer graphics, animation, product design, industrial design, garden design, and landscape architecture.
This resource allows full access to over 58,000 biographies of people of historical interest to the British Isles and beyond from ancient times to the year 2008. The Dictionary offers concise, up-to-date biographies written by named, specialist authors, plus 502 ‘Theme’ articles for research and reference.
Contains the most comprehensive set of declassified government documents available. The resource includes over 101,000 indexed documents including glossaries, chronologies, bibliographies, overviews, and photographs. Covers critical world events, countries, and U.S. policy decisions from post World War II through the 21st century.