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New Trial: PBS Video Collection

We have a new trial available: The PBS Video Collection

The PBS Video Collection assembles hundreds of the greatest documentary films and series from the history of PBS into one convenient online interface.The diverse subject matter of the included films makes this an important collection for the study of history, science, business, technology, performing arts, anthropology, psychology, politics, health, and literature.

You can access this trial via this link: http://search.alexanderstreet.com/pbsv

But, it will only be available until May 17, 2014.

Please let us know if you like this resource, leave a comment or write us an email research@journalism.cuny.edu


Check out our latest trial of Films on Demand

Films on Demand provides digital educational videos spanning a wide range of subjects, from anthropology to world languages to nursing to earth science.

Watch a TED talk on the injunction “Know Thyself with a Brain Scanner” or kick back with Ken Burns as he trains his lens into the life of Mark Twain.

With as many producers and collections as Films on Demand offers, you have videos to keep you occupied for a long, long time.

Our trial ends on March 9th. Start watching now.

Let us know what you think — leave a comment below!


New Trial Database: ISI Web of Knowledge

Please check out new database trial, ISI Web of Knowledge. This trial will be available until Wednesday, March 2, 2011.

During this trial, The following products and backyears will be available:

BIOSIS Previews®:  1969-present

Journal Citation Reports® on the Web:
— Science Edition 2008
— Social Sciences Edition 2008

Medline®: 1950 – present

Web of Science:
— Science Citation Index Expandedä 1975-present
— Social Sciences Citation IndexÒ 1975-present
— Arts & Humanities Citation Index® 1975-present
—Conference Proceedings Citation Index™
— Science: 1990-present
— Social Science & Humanities: 1990-present

Zoological Records®: 1978-present

To access this resource, please use the following link: ISI Web of Knowledge, if you are off-campus, you will need to use your library barcode to access this resource.

Please let us know if you find this resource useful, your feedback is much appreciated!

IBISWorld Trial until Friday, November 5

The Research Center will have trial access to IBISWorld until Friday, November 5. To access IBISWorld, please click on http://www.ibisworld.com/ (if you are off-campus — you will need your library barcode to access this resource.)

This resource has over 700 US Industry Reports at the 5-digit NAICS level. These reports have information on trends, statistics and analysis on market size, market share of competitors and industry growth rates. This trial also includes access to our growing collection of China, UK, and Global industry market research.

Please use this resource and let us know what you think.

New Trial Database: American History in Video

We have received a new database on a trial basis, American History in Video, until April 30, 2010

Please use this link: http://ahivfree.alexanderstreet.com/ to access the database.

This resource has more than 4,000 titles and 1,000 hours. This resource is expected to grow to 5,000 complete titles and 2,000 hours of rare newsreels and important documentaries from leading producers such as PBS, The History Channel®, Bullfrog Films, Media Rich Learning, and California Newsreel.

Check it out, and let us know what you think.