PsycBooks via Ovid is a full-text database that provides electronic access to thousands of scholarly and professional titles published by APA on psychological and behavioural science, plus substantial back files of classic and historic works from 1950 till the present. All volumes of the APA Handbooks in Psychology reference series have recently been added to this collection. Updated weekly.
Screen Studies is a dynamic digital platform taking users from script to screen and beyond – offering a broad range of content from Bloomsbury and Faber & Faber to support moving-image studies.
It comprises an exceptional collection of award-winning screenplays, critical and contextual books on film from the late nineteenth century to the present, and an interactive timeline of cinema history.
A resource bringing together six major reference works for the study of the ancient world and its reception in later centuries. Includes comprehensive lists of rulers and dynasties as well as biographies of scholars throughout the ages.
Introductions to major writers, artists, philosophers, topics and periods in essay format. Contains more than 4,000 full text essays, each supported by reference features such as a chronology and guide to further reading. Subject coverage includes literature and classics, philosophy, religion, culture, and music.
Historical reference compendium with instant access to the texts of the Cambridge Histories series. All the available volumes are grouped into topics such as British history, economic history, literary studies, music, philosophy, political and social theory, theatre studies and performing arts, and warfare.
ClinicalKey gives physicians clinically-relevant answers from Elsevier’s proprietary medical and surgical content. ClinicalKey was built to meet physician requirements that a clinical reference be comprehensive, trusted and fast. ClinicalKey ebooks now include Medical Education Essentials Collection titles.
This collection has 47 volumes of a projected 50 volumes and includes all works published by Marx and Engels as well as unpublished manuscripts and letters. It covers Early Works 1835-1844, General Works 1844-1895, Economic Works 1857-1894, and Letters 1844-1895.
A system designed to facilitate electronic ‘loans’ of eBooks to ANU Library patrons. Full text access of nearly 1,000 books on a wide range of topics, including life and physical sciences, economics and business, social sciences and humanities, law and others. In some cases, patrons are able to download copies or print from the books. All individual titles appear in the ANU Library Catalogue.
A comprehensive resource devoted to research about music from all countries. Each volume contains an overview of a geographical region, a survey of its musical heritage, traditions, specific musical genres, practices and performances. Includes photographs and drawings of musicians, instruments, dances, rituals and ceremonies. Includes links to associated audio examples for online streaming.
The world’s leading international scientific organisation and thought leader, the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), produces this global repository of science, engineering, and technology-focused content. It comprises more than 100,000 technical papers and around 5,000 book chapters from 1994 onwards. Approximately 450 new documents are added to the IET Digital Library each month.
Also available is the IET Digital Library Journals Archive, which contains over 70,000 articles including the complete collection of research journals published by the IET between the years 1872 and 1993.
Commercially published books are "unlatched" via crowdfunding. The books are then made available from freely accessible open access platforms - either Hathitrust or oapen.org. In oapen.org look for this button:
Contains works of English and American poetry, drama and prose. Provides access to full text literature journals, key criticism and reference resources, and iIncludes links to authoritative websites and author biographies.
Morgan & Claypool publish specially commissioned ebooks covering a range of new and emerging engineering, computer science, and life science sub-disciplines. Thisdigital library has access to Colloquium digital library of life sciences collection 1 and 2, and Synthesis digital library of engineering and computer science lectures collections 1-6.
Access hundreds of free e-books about aeronautics, science and space history via this NASA webpage. These books were placed online over the last decade and show how central the space program was during the 20th century. Besides regularly offering access to new publications, the NASA webpage also offers access to out-of-print books, and recently digitised series from the NASA Headquarters Historical Reference Collection via the new NASA HQ Historical Reference Collection.
The New Oxford Shakespeare presents an entirely new consideration of all of Shakespeare's works, edited from first principles from the base-texts themselves, and drawing on the latest textual and theatrical scholarship.