OAIster is a union catalog of millions of records representing open access resources that was built by harvesting from open access collections worldwide using the Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting (OAI-PMH). Today, OAIster includes more than 30 million records representing digital resources from more than 1,500 contributors. hare reports quickly and easily.
This resource contains all the publications and datasets released by OECD, IEA, NEA, OECD Development Centre, PISA, and ITF since 1998. The collection contains over 1,200 journal issues, 3,300 working papers, 2,900 multi-lingual summaries and 7,700 eBook titles. A recent addition is the International Energy Agency (IEA) statistics package.
This full text resource covers all types of official UN documentations including full-text, born-digital UN documents published from 1993 onward, including documents of the Security Council, the General Assembly, the Economic and Social Council and their subsidiaries, as well as administrative issuances and other documents. Documents are available in the official languages of the UN; some documents are also available in German.
This service allows ANU to share its research quantum with the wider community through open access initiatives and creative commons licencing wherever possible. It also provides access to the digitized material from the University’s Archive and Library collections.
A collection of opera and concert performance videos that can be viewed online including staged productions, interviews, and documentaries. Multiple performances of major operas from the Baroque to the 20th century allow for analysis of stage design, vocal techniques, roles, and musical interpretation across time periods, opera houses and conductors.
The 'Oxford Arabic Dictionary' is based on real modern evidence and computational analysis of hundreds of millions of words of both English and modern standard Arabic. It holds more than 130,000 words and phrases and 200,000 translations. It is designed for native speakers of both English and Arabic and is fully searchable in either language.
Access to the entire text of The Dictionary of Art (1996, 34 vols.) and Oxford Companion to Western Art. It includes full text articles in visual arts and art history, image links, thumbnail art images and line drawings. Coverage includes time periods, movement, medium, geography, styles, cultures and people.
Reference tool and encyclopedia containing articles, annotated bibliographies, and authoritative research on key concepts and topics. Subjects include anthropology, childhood studies, cinema and media studies, education, Latin American studies, linguistics, music, political science, psychology, and sociology.
Focuses on a key part of Western literary and cultural history. Encompasses a wide range of periods, authors, and works with fields as varied as history, cultural studies, political science, and philosophy.
This resource includes an array of subfields including film history, television studies, media studies, critical theory, visual arts, cultural studies, digital culture, game studies, popular culture, and the study of the moving image.
Oxford Bibliographies are exclusive, authoritative research guides, combining features of an annotated bibliography and an encyclopaedia. The International Law guide is a tool that helps to filter through the proliferation of information sources to material that is reliable and relevant.
A guide to Latin American literature across the humanities and social sciences covering a range of topics from general overviews to highly-specialized themes. Each entry provides a synoptic, bibliographic guide to the key literature and most useful online resources in the area of research.
This resource provides authoritative and up-to-date guidance to the best literature in the field and will reflect the impact on political science of major political transformations in the world and of methodological advances.
This resource provides ready access to key primary source texts and a range of other electronic resources in the area of Victorian literature. Covering the period from 1837 to 1901 and including prominent authors such as Charles Dickens, the Brontë sisters, and Oscar Wilde.
Covering European and Mediterranean civilization from the 4th to the 15th centuries, this resource focuses of the Medieval period including a combination of several disciplines from history to literature, from art to archaeology, from religion to gender studies.
Oxford Dictionary of National Biography provides access to an illustrated collection of more than 55,000 specially written biographies of people who shaped Britain's past, from the fourth century BC to the year 2003 (excluding living people). Focuses on the British Isles, empire and Commonwealth.
This full text resource presents the second and in-progress third editions of the largest and most authoritative resource regarding the English language. Full pronunciation, meanings and etymologies of over half a million words are presented, with their evolution traced through 2.5 million quotations.