A further 253 e-books across most subject areas have been added to DiscoverEd. Cambridge Core hosts books from a variety of publishers including Edinburgh University Press, Cambridge University Press, Boydell & Brewer. A list of the new titles and subject areas can be found in the spreadsheet here.
We have added to DiscoverEd, 304 new monographs and 113 new coursebooks from the following subject areas: American History, American Literature, Anthropology, Archaeology, Astronomy, British History, Classical Studies, Computer Science, Drama and Theatre, Earth and Environmental Sciences, Economics, Engineering, English Literature, European and World Literature, European History, Film, Media, Mass Communication, History Cross Discipline, History Other Regions, Language and Linguistics, Law, Life Sciences, Management, Mathematics, Medicine, Music, Philosophy, Physics, Politics and International Relations, Psychology, Religion, Sociology, Statistics and Probability. Most of the e-books are published by Cambridge University Press but some of the monographs are also published by Edinburgh University Press, Boydell & Brewer and the ISEAS–Yusof Ishak Institute.
A list of the new titles can be found in this spreadsheet with the monographs on tab 1 and the coursebooks on tab 2. Columns can be filtered by subject discipline.
This is the first batch of e-books to be loaded into DiscoverEd since Cambridge University Press launched Cambridge Core. This new website replaces the separate websites they previously maintained for their e-journals, e-books, Cambridge Companions series, Cambridge Histories series, University Publishing Online.
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:
|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|
|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|
|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|
University Press Scholarship Online provides access to over 15,000 key titles across over 25 subject areas in the humanities, social sciences, sciences, medicine, and law. Delivering academic monograph content from leading university presses, UPSO offers an unparalleled research tool, making disparately published scholarship easily accessible, highly discoverable, and fully cross-searchable via a single, online platform.
We have purchased the following e-book collections to add to our existing Oxford Handbooks Online holdings:
- Archaeology – 2015, 2016 Collection
- Business and Management – 2015, 2016 Collection
- Classical Studies – 2015, 2016 Collection
- Criminology – 2015, 2016 Collection
- Economics and Finance – Foundation, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 Collection
- History – 2015, 2016 Collection
- Law – 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 Collection
- Linguistics – 2015, 2016 Collection
- Literature – 2015, 2016 Collection
- Music – Foundation, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 Collection
- Philosophy – 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 Collection
- Politics – 2015, 2016 Collection
- Psychology – Foundation, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 Collection
- Religion – 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 Collection
These new purchases now bring us fully up to date with all Oxford Handbooks Online content until the end of 2016. Title lists for the entire collection or subject specific title lists are available at http://www.oxfordhandbooks.com/page/title-lists
Basic records for each e-book have been added to DiscoverEd, these will be overwritten with fuller records. Additional titles will be added throughout 2016 as further titles are published.
We have purchased additional content within the Past Masters series. It includes:
Augustine. Responses to Miscellaneous Questions. Introduction, translation and notes by Boniface Ramsey, edited by Raymond Canning. Hyde Park, New York: New City Press, 2008.
Homilies on the Gospel of John 1-40. Translation and notes by Edmund Hill, O.P., edited and with an introduction and notes by Alan Fitzgerald, O.S.A. Hyde Park, New York: New City Press, 2009.
Revisions. translation, notes and introduction by Boniface Ramsey, edited by Roland Teske, S.J. Hyde Park, New York: New City Press, 2010.
The City of God (De Civitate Dei), Part I. Introduction and translation by William Babcock, notes by Boniface Ramsey. Hyde Park, New York: New City Press, 2012.
The City of God (De Civitate Dei), Part II. Translation by William Babcock, notes by Boniface Ramsey. Hyde Park, New York: New City Press, 2013.
New Testament I and II. Edited by Boniface Ramsey. Hyde Park, New York: New City Press, 2014.
A further 130 monographs and 32 coursebooks have been made available in September. A list of the additions can be found at the links below. These are now available via DiscoverEd.
Further information about our e-books is available from http://www.ed.ac.uk/information-services/library-museum-gallery/finding-resources/ebooks
If a book you require is not held by the library, please visit our Library Resources Plus webpage.