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 – containing books, screenplays, overview articles and learning resources from Bloomsbury, Faber & Faber, the British Film Institute, Focal Press and Auteur (LUP). 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.
The resource brings together major reference works for the study of the ancient world and its reception in later centuries, including comprehensive lists of rulers and dynasties as well as biographies of scholars throughout the age. The reference works include:
Brill’s New Pauly
Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 1 : Chronologies of the Ancient World - Names, Dates and Dynasties
Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts
Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 3 : Historical Atlas of the Ancient World
Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 4 : The Reception of Myth and Mythology
Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 5 : The Reception of Classical Literature
Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 6 : History of classical Scholarship - A Biographical Dictionary
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Historical reference compendium with instant access to the texts of the Cambridge Histories series.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 American history, Ancient history & classical studies, Asian history, British & European history, Global history, Literature, Middle East & African studies, Music & theature, Philosophy & politcal thought, Religion.
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.
InteLex Corporation’s Past Masters series encompasses the collection of primary source full-text electronic editions in philosophy in the world, including the collected works of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels, the collected works and correspondence of Chauncey Wright, Chinese philosophy, and more.
E-books on animals, built environment, food & agriculture, gardening & horticulture, health, marine & freshwater, natural environment, physical sciences, plant science, and science in society published by Australia's leading science publisher CSIRO.
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.
The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music is the first comprehensive online resource devoted to music research of all the world's peoples. The material and audio recordings, combined with entries by expert contributors from all over the world, make this the most complete body of work focused on world music.
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 technical papers, eBook chapters and all IET journals, magazines, conference publications and seminar digests from 1994 onwards. 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 includes links to authoritative websites and author biographies.
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, containing Modern Critical Edition (Modern spelling for reading and study), Critical Reference Edition (Original spelling for literary and bibliographic research), and Authorship Companion (Essays on questions of authorship and chronology across the Shakespearean canon).