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JSTOR – Arts and Science XV available

jstor_logoWe now subscribe to the Arts and Science XV package from JSTOR.  Arts & Sciences XV has extensive coverage in the humanities, social sciences and sciences, including literature, film, art, music, religion, classical studies, history, education, economics, political science, and sociology.

This collection currently has 81 titles, it will have more than 150 titles by 2018.  See a list of the available titles here.  These have been added to DiscoverEd.  As further titles are made available by JSTOR, these will automatically be added to DiscoverEd.

Further info

JSTOR is also listed on the Databases AZ list.

 

Periodicals Archive Online – additional titles available

Thanks to funding from JISC Collections, we have access to 50 archival e-journals in the humanities and social sciences subject areas.  These e-journals are available on the ProQuest website and have been added to DiscoverEd:

Title Publisher ISSN Full Text
First
Full Text
Last
Agricultural Research Science and Education Administration, U.S. Department of Agriculture 0002-161X 1-Jan-1953 1-Sep-2000
American Drama American Drama Institute 1061-0057 1-Oct-1991 1-Jul-2005
Ancient History Resources for Teachers Division of Humanities, Macquarie University 1032-3686 1-Mar-1971 1-Jan-2005
Architecture Plus Design Media Transasia 0970-2369 1-Nov-1985 1-Nov-2000
Australian Journal of French Studies Monash University. 0004-9468 1-Jan-1964 1-Sep-2000
Bank of England Quarterly Bulletin The Bank 0005-5166 1-Dec-1960 1-Nov-2000
The Beethoven Journal Ira F. Brilliant Center for Beethoven Studies and the American Beethoven Society 1087-8262 1-Apr-1986 1-Dec-2000
The Byron Journal Byron Society Journal, Ltd. 0301-7257 1-Jan-1973 1-Jan-2000
Comparative Civilizations Review 0733-4540 1-Jan-1979 1-Oct-2000
Critical Review Libertarian Review Foundation. 0891-3811 1-Dec-1986 1-Oct-2000
Dickens Quarterly Dickens Society 0742-5473 1-Mar-1970 1-Dec-2000
Fifteenth Century Studies Hans-Dieter Heinz, Akademischer Verlag Stuttgart [etc.] 0164-0933 1-Jan-1978 1-Jan-2000
Foundation Science Fiction Foundation 0306-4964 1-Jan-1973 1-Oct-2000
The Gaskell Society Journal Gaskell Society 0951-7200 1-Jul-1987 1-Jan-2005
General Linguistics Pennsylvania State University Press. 0016-6553 1-Jan-1955 1-Jan-2003
Haydn Society Journal The Society 1350-1267 1-Jul-1979 1-Jan-2000
Higher Education Review Tyrrell Burgess, etc. 0018-1609 1-Oct-1968 1-Jul-2000
Humanity and Society Association for Humanist Sociology 0160-5976 1-Jul-1977 1-Nov-2000
International Education College of Education, University of Tennessee 0160-5429 1-Oct-1972 1-Apr-2001
International Journal of Comparative and Applied Criminal Justice Dept. of Administration of Justice, Wichita State University 0192-4036 1-Apr-1977 1-Oct-2000
Irish Economic and Social History Economic and Social History Society of Ireland 0332-4893 1-Jan-1974 1-Jan-2000
Islamic Quarterly Islamic Cultural Centre. 0021-1842 1-Apr-1956 1-Jan-2000
JPMS : Journal of Political and Military Sociology Northern Illinois University, Sociology Dept. 0047-2697 1-Apr-1973 1-Dec-2000
Jamaican Historical Review Jamaica Historical Society 1010-6367 1-Jun-1945 1-Jan-2001
Journal for the Study of Religion Association for the Study of Religion (Southern Africa) 1011-7601 1-Jan-1980 1-Jan-2000
Journal of Housing Research Washington, D.C. :Office of Housing Policy Research, Fannie Mae, c1990- 1052-7001 1-Jan-1990 1-Jan-2003
Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology Guilford Press 0736-7236 1-Jan-1983 1-Dec-2000
Journal of South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies Published under the auspices of the Pakistan American Foundation 0149-1784 1-Sep-1977 1-Dec-2000
Journal of Sport Behavior United States Sports Academy. 0162-7341 1-Feb-1980 1-Dec-2000
The Journal of Transport History University College of Leicester 0022-5266 1-May-1953 1-Sep-1999
Journalism and Mass Communication Quarterly Association for Education in Journalism, etc. 1077-6990 1-Jan-1924 1-Jan-2000
Judaism American Jewish Congress 0022-5762 1-Jan-1952 1-Oct-2000
Medieval and Renaissance Drama in England AMS Press 0731-3403 1-Jan-1984 1-Jan-1999
New Society New Science Publications. 0028-6729 4-Oct-1962 27-May-1988
Nineteenth Century Theatre J. Donohue. 0893-3766 1-Apr-1973 1-Dec-2000
Queen’s Quarterly Quarterly Committee of Queen’s University. 0033-6041 1893 1-Dec-2005
Restoration and Eighteenth Century Theatre Research Loyola University of Chicago 0034-5822 1-May-1962 1-Dec-1995
Romani Studies Gypsy Lore Society 1528-0748 1888 1-Aug-1995
Scottish Studies Review Association for Scottish Literary Studies. 0305-0785 1-May-1980 1-Apr-2000
Signal Thimble Press 0037-4954 1-Sep-1970 1-Jan-2003
The Southern Journal of Philosophy Dept. of Philosophy, Memphis State University 0038-4283 1-Apr-1964 1-Dec-2000
Studies in the Humanities Indiana University of Pennsylvania. 0039-3800 1-Mar-1969 1-Dec-2000
Tennyson Research Bulletin Tennyson Society. 0082-2841 1-Oct-1967 1-Nov-2001
TheatreForum Theatre Dept. at the University of California 1060-5320 1-Oct-1992 1-Jul-2005
Transafrican Journal of History East African Publishing House 0251-0391 1-Jan-1971 1-Jan-1996
TriQuarterly The University 0041-3097 1-Jan-1964 1-Jan-2005
Welsh History Review = Cylchgrawn Hanes Cymru University of Wales Press. 0043-2431 1-Jan-1960 1-Dec-2001
Western European Stages CASTA 1050-1991 1-Oct-1989 1-Oct-2000
Western Humanities Review University of Utah Press, etc. 0043-3845 1-Jan-1947 1-Dec-1995
Women’s Studies Journal Women’s Studies Association New Zealand 0112-4099 1-Aug-1984 1-Apr-2000

 

Publisher downtime alerts

Several publishers are taking advantage of vacation time to carry out maintenance work and platform updates.  The following affect our e-resources this weekend:

  • Annual Reviews.  On Friday June 24 – Saturday June 25 between 11:00pm and 3:00am (BST), Annual Reviews have planned routine maintenance to their website. Website content may be unavailable during this time.
  • BioOne.  On Friday June 24 – Saturday June 25 between 11:00pm and 3:00am (BST), BioOne have planned routine maintenance to their website.  BioOne content and service will be unavailable during this time.
  • Cambridge Journals Online (CJO), Cambridge Books Online (CBO), Cambridge Histories Online (CHO) Cambridge Companions Online (CCO), Shakespeare Survey Online (SSO) and University Publishing Online (UPO), will be unavailable on Sunday 26th June 2016 for 4 hours between 09:00 AM BST and 13:00 BST due to essential maintenance.
  • Taylor & Francis.  On Friday June 24 – Saturday June 25 between 11:00pm and 3:00am (BST), Taylor & Francis have planned routine maintenance to their websites Taylor&Francis Online (Journals) and Taylor & Francis eBooks. Taylor&Francis Online will be unavailable during this time.

 

Cambridge University Press e-Journals and e-Books Downtime

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Cambridge Journals Online, Cambridge Books Online, Cambridge Histories Online, Cambridge Companions Online, Shakespeare Survey Online and University Publishing Online will be unavailable Sunday 26th June from 9am to 1pm.

Cambridge University Press apologise for the inconvenience of this downtime and have advised that it is due to essential maintenance work ahead of the migration of content held on the above platforms to their new integrated platform branded Cambridge Core and scheduled for release mid 2016.  See http://librarians.cambridgecore.org/watch-the-cambridge-core-video/ for an introduction to Cambridge Core.

 

Trials ending soon

Last chance to try out the following e-resources and make purchase recommendations.  All can be accessed from the E-Resources Trial webpage:

JoMI logoJournal of Medical Insight (JoMI) – on trial until 27th May

JoMI is surgical video journal providing cutting edge techniques and education for medical professionals via high quality video and animations.  JoMI films orthopedic surgery, trauma surgery, general surgery, and other surgeries at Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Tufts Medical Center, Boston Medical Center, among other top hospitals.

BT logoBuilding Types Online – on trial until 31st May

Large international collection of contemporary buildings, from housing and offices to museums, schools and other building types.  Focus on floor plans and sectional drawings in unrivalled quality.  A large part of the drawings are vector-based.  The case studies combine an in-depth analytical description with high-quality drawings.  In addition to that, there are thematic articles that provide coherent background information on the key design issues for each building type.  Elaborate Search and Browse functions allow for all kinds of user-specific research, based on a systematically structured approach to building typology that was developed by the editor of this database, Professor Oliver Heckmann of Singapore University of Technology and Design, an expert on housing.  The database will be updated yearly with new examples and additional building types.

CK logoClinicalKey – on trial until 31st May

ClinicalKey is a clinical search engine that helps health professionals make better decisions anywhere, anytime, in any patient scenario.  ClinicalKey’s Smart Search saves time by preventing unnecessary extra searches.  ClinicalKey allows you to access the latest (indexed daily), most evidence-based answers in every medical and surgical speciality and contains the fulltext of Elsevier e-journals, e-books as well as videos, images and guidelines.  More info at the following blog post.

LE logoThe Literary Encyclopedia – on trial until 31st May

The Literary Encyclopedia publishes biographies of major and minor writers; scholarly descriptions of all interesting texts written by these authors, including those often neglected; and a variety of descriptive and critical essays on literary, cultural and historical matters, which provide a finer understanding of the social contexts in which this writing was produced.  Includes coverage of English, American, German, Russian, Italian, French and Classical literatures, as well as substantial and increasing coverage of Hispanic, Japanese, Canadian, East European and various postcolonial literatures. (Other major literatures to be added as resources permit.)  Currently has about 7557 completed articles, with a total of about 15.77 million words with around 20-40 articles added to the Encyclopedia every month.  More info at the following blog post.

Further info

If you would like to recommend a resource for trial/purchase, please fill out a trial request form – http://www.ed.ac.uk/information-services/library-museum-gallery/finding-resources/library-databases/e-resources-trials/e-resource-trial-request

Trial access to ClinicalKey

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We are trialling access to Elsevier’s ClinicalKey database until 22nd December 2016.

ClinicalKey is a clinical search engine that helps health professionals make decisions anywhere, anytime, in any patient scenario.  ClinicalKey’s Smart Search saves time by preventing unnecessary extra searches. Look up “myocardial infarction,” for example, and Smart Search recognizes its acronyms, synonyms, related surgical procedures and drugs, as well as the fact that it’s a cardiovascular disease associated with high cholesterol.

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ClinicalKey allows you to access the latest (indexed daily), most evidence-based answers in every medical and surgical speciality.  It contains:

  • 1400+ Topic Pages
  • 1000+ full-text reference books
  • 600+ full-text journals
  • 17,000+ medical and surgical videos
  • 300+ Procedures Consult videos and articles
  • 2,200,000 images
  • 50+ Clinics
  • 850+ First Consult monographs
  • 2,900+ drug monographs
  • 4,500 practice guidelines
  • 15,000 customisable patient education handouts
  • Fully indexed Medline
  • Clinical trials from the ClinicalTrials.gov database
  • See the full list of content at http://elsevierresources.com/clinicalkey/files/2016/04/Master_Content_List.xls.

See the ClinicalKey overview video below…

 

Browse homepage

Browse the e-resources on ClinicalKey

Further information

More information about ClinicalKey can be found at https://www.clinicalkey.com/info/uk/how-clinicalkey-works/ and a complete userguide is available at https://www.clinicalkey.com/info/uk/wp-content/uploads/sites/15/2014/09/CK_UserGuide_Version2.0.pdf

Further video guides on the Topic Pages, Filters and Presentation Maker available at https://elsevierresources.com/clinicalkey/clinicalkey/trial-resources/

Log in for more personalised content – Interested in trying out the CME area, presentation maker area or saving search histories?  Select Login, then “Other Institution Login”, then “UK Access Management Federation” from the drop down menu and then click on University of Edinburgh and then select ClinicalKey from the menu and then the Library link.  You’ll now enter your EASE login and CME credits will be logged.

Access  ClinicalKey on or off campus via the E-Resources Trials webpage or DiscoverED.  Please fill out the trial feedback form with your comments on this trial and whether you would like the library to subscribe.

 

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New e-journal backfile purchases

We have purchased outright the archive content of the following e-journals.  These are available in DiscoverEd.  Click on the journal cover to access the title directly.

DeGruyter Platform – The Linguistic Review  Linguistic Review

Palgrave Platform – British Politics

British Politics

Sage Platform – Feminism & PsychologyJournal of Language and Social Psychology and Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin

Feminism & PsychologyJournal of Language and Social Psychology

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New Subscription to Duke University Press E-Journals Collection

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Following a successful trial last year to additional e-journal content from Duke University Press, we now subscribe to the  e-Duke Journals Scholarly Collection

There are now 45 titles in the collection and these have been added to DiscoverEd.

Journal ISSN eISSN HighWire Availability HighWire URL
American Literary Scholarship 0065-9142 1527-2125 2000-2015 http://als.dukejournals.org
American Literature 0002-9831 1527-2117 2000-Current http://americanliterature.dukejournals.org
American Speech 0003-1283 1527-2133 2000-Current http://americanspeech.dukejournals.org
boundary 2 0190-3659 1527-2141 2000-Current http://boundary2.dukejournals.org
Camera Obscura 0270-5346 1529-1510 1976-Current http://cameraobscura.dukejournals.org
Common Knowledge 0961-754X 1538-4578 2002-Current http://commonknowledge.dukejournals.org
Comparative Literature 0010-4124 1945-8517 2000-Current http://complit.dukejournals.org
Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 1089-201X 1548-226X 1981-Current http://cssaame.dukejournals.org
Cultural Politics 1743-2197 1751-7435 2005-Current http://culturalpolitics.dukejournals.org
differences 1040-7391 1527-1986 1999-Current http://differences.dukejournals.org
East Asian Science, Technology and Society 1875-2160 1875-2152 2007-Current http://easts.dukejournals.org
Eighteenth-Century Life 0098-2601 1086-3192 2000-Current http://ecl.dukejournals.org
Environmental Humanities (new for 2016) 2201-1919 TBD TBD
Ethnohistory 0014-1801 1527-5477 2000-Current http://ethnohistory.dukejournals.org
French Historical Studies 0016-1071 1527-5493 2000-Current http://fhs.dukejournals.org
Genre 0016-6928 2160-0228 2000-Current http://genre.dukejournals.org
GLQ 1064-2684 1527-9375 1993-Current http://glq.dukejournals.org/
Hispanic American Historical Review 0018-2168 1527-1900 2000-Current http://hahr.dukejournals.org
History of Political Economy 0018-2702 1527-1919 1969-Current http://hope.dukejournals.org
Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture 2329-0048 2329-0056 2015 http://jclc.dukejournals.org
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law 0361-6878 1527-1927 1976-Current http://jhppl.dukejournals.org
Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies 1082-9636 1527-8263 2000-Current http://jmems.dukejournals.org
Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies 1552-5864 1558-9579 2005-Current http://jmews.dukejournals.org
Journal of Music Theory 0022-2909 1941-7497 1999-Current http://jmt.dukejournals.org
Labor 1547-6715 1558-1454 2004-Current http://labor.dukejournals.org
Mediterranean Quarterly 1047-4552 1527-1935 2000-Current http://mq.dukejournals.org
Modern Language Quarterly 0026-7929 1527-1943 1940-Current http://mlq.dukejournals.org
New German Critique 0094-033X 1558-1462 2006-Current http://ngc.dukejournals.org
Nka 1075-7163 2152-7792 1994-Current http://nka.dukejournals.org
Novel 0029-5132 1945-8509 1999-Current http://novel.dukejournals.org
Pedagogy 1531-4200 1533-6255 2001-Current http://pedagogy.dukejournals.org
Poetics Today 0333-5372 1527-5507 2000-Current http://poeticstoday.dukejournals.org
positions 1067-9847 1527-8271 1993-Current http://positions.dukejournals.org
Public Culture 0899-2363 1527-8018 1988-Current http://publicculture.dukejournals.org
Radical History Review 0163-6545 1534-1453 1975-Current http://rhr.dukejournals.org
Small Axe 0799-0537 1534-6714 2001-Current http://smallaxe.dukejournals.org
Social Text 0164-2472 1527-1951 2000-Current http://socialtext.dukejournals.org
South Atlantic Quarterly 0038-2876 1527-8026 2000-Current http://saq.dukejournals.org
the minnesota review 0026-5667 2157-4189 2005-Current http://minnesotareview.dukejournals.org/
The Philosophical Review 0031-8108 1558-1470 2000-Current http://philreview.dukejournals.org
Theater 0161-0775 1527-196X 1968-Current http://theater.dukejournals.org
Tikkun 0887-9982 2164-0041 2000-Current http://tikkun.dukejournals.org
TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly 2328-9252 2328-9260 2014-Current http://tsq.dukejournals.org
Twentieth-Century Literature 0041-462X 2325-8101 2009-Current http://tcl.dukejournals.org
World Policy Journal TBD TBD TBD Starts 2016

Trial Access to Duke University Press Scholarly E-Journals Collection

We have trial access to Duke University’s Expanded Collection of 44 e-journals (listed below) until 7th January 2016.  Subject area Humanities & Social Sciences.  These titles have been added to DiscoverEd and a listing is also available on the Trials webpage.

Journal ISSN eISSN HighWire Availability HighWire URL
American Literary Scholarship 0065-9142 1527-2125 2000-2014 http://als.dukejournals.org
American Literature 0002-9831 1527-2117 2000-Current http://americanliterature.dukejournals.org
American Speech 0003-1283 1527-2133 2000-Current http://americanspeech.dukejournals.org
boundary 2 0190-3659 1527-2141 2000-Current http://boundary2.dukejournals.org
Camera Obscura 0270-5346 1529-1510 1976-Current http://cameraobscura.dukejournals.org
Common Knowledge 0961-754X 1538-4578 2002-Current http://commonknowledge.dukejournals.org
Comparative Literature 0010-4124 1945-8517 2000-Current http://complit.dukejournals.org
Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 1089-201X 1548-226X 1981-Current http://cssaame.dukejournals.org
Cultural Politics 1743-2197 1751-7435 2005-Current http://culturalpolitics.dukejournals.org
differences 1040-7391 1527-1986 1999-Current http://differences.dukejournals.org
East Asian Science, Technology and Society 1875-2160 1875-2152 2007-Current http://easts.dukejournals.org
Eighteenth-Century Life 0098-2601 1086-3192 2000-Current http://ecl.dukejournals.org
Environmental Humanities (new for 2016) 2201-1919 TBD TBD
Ethnohistory 0014-1801 1527-5477 2000-Current http://ethnohistory.dukejournals.org
French Historical Studies 0016-1071 1527-5493 2000-Current http://fhs.dukejournals.org
Genre 0016-6928 2160-0228 2000-Current http://genre.dukejournals.org
GLQ 1064-2684 1527-9375 1993-Current http://glq.dukejournals.org/
Hispanic American Historical Review 0018-2168 1527-1900 2000-Current http://hahr.dukejournals.org
History of Political Economy 0018-2702 1527-1919 1969-Current http://hope.dukejournals.org
Journal of Chinese Literature and Culture 2329-0048 2329-0056 2014 http://jclc.dukejournals.org
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law 0361-6878 1527-1927 1976-Current http://jhppl.dukejournals.org
Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies 1082-9636 1527-8263 2000-Current http://jmems.dukejournals.org
Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies 1552-5864 1558-9579 2005-Current http://jmews.dukejournals.org
Journal of Music Theory 0022-2909 1941-7497 1999-Current http://jmt.dukejournals.org
Labor 1547-6715 1558-1454 2004-Current http://labor.dukejournals.org
Mediterranean Quarterly 1047-4552 1527-1935 2000-Current http://mq.dukejournals.org
Modern Language Quarterly 0026-7929 1527-1943 1940-Current http://mlq.dukejournals.org
New German Critique 0094-033X 1558-1462 2006-Current http://ngc.dukejournals.org
Nka 1075-7163 2152-7792 1994-Current http://nka.dukejournals.org
Novel 0029-5132 1945-8509 1999-Current http://novel.dukejournals.org
Pedagogy 1531-4200 1533-6255 2001-Current http://pedagogy.dukejournals.org
Poetics Today 0333-5372 1527-5507 2000-Current http://poeticstoday.dukejournals.org
positions 1067-9847 1527-8271 1993-Current http://positions.dukejournals.org
Public Culture 0899-2363 1527-8018 1988-Current http://publicculture.dukejournals.org
Radical History Review 0163-6545 1534-1453 1975-Current http://rhr.dukejournals.org
Small Axe 0799-0537 1534-6714 2001-Current http://smallaxe.dukejournals.org
Social Text 0164-2472 1527-1951 2000-Current http://socialtext.dukejournals.org
South Atlantic Quarterly 0038-2876 1527-8026 2000-Current http://saq.dukejournals.org
the minnesota review 0026-5667 2157-4189 2005-Current http://minnesotareview.dukejournals.org/
The Philosophical Review 0031-8108 1558-1470 2000-Current http://philreview.dukejournals.org
Theater 0161-0775 1527-196X 1968-Current http://theater.dukejournals.org
Tikkun 0887-9982 2164-0041 2000-Current http://tikkun.dukejournals.org
TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly 2328-9252 2328-9260 2014-Current http://tsq.dukejournals.org
Twentieth-Century Literature 0041-462X 2325-8101 2009-Current http://tcl.dukejournals.org

Feedback and further info

We are interested to know what you think of these e-journals as your comments influence purchase decisions so please do fill out our feedback form.

A list of all trials currently available to University of Edinburgh staff and students can be found on our trials webpage.