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- Modern Genocide - Database Trial through April 30, 2013
Posted: 2 April 2013
UMBC has trial access to Modern Genocide: Understanding Causes and Consequences. This database presents comprehensive information and unique insights into modern genocide, focusing on the beginning of the 20th century to the present day. Includes images and videos, facts and figures, timelines, ...
- Access Engineering - Trial
Posted: 28 March 2013
UMBC now has trial access to Access Engineering. Access Engineering contains 320+ professional McGraw-Hill texts in 15 major areas of engineering including civil, electrical, and mechanical. Texts include: Perry’s Chemical Engineers’ Handbook, Marks’ Standard Handbook for Mechanical ...
- Opposing Viewpoints in Context & Global Issues in Context
Posted: 12 March 2013
UMBC now has trial access to the databases Opposing Viewpoints in Context and Global Issues in Context. Opposing Viewpoints in Context is the premier online resource covering today’s hottest social issues, from Offshore Drilling to Climate Change, Health Care to Immigration. Opposing Viewpoints ...
- Archives Unbound
Posted: 7 March 2013
UMBC now has trial access to the database Archives Unbound. Access rare primary source material in a cross-searchable digital format. Archives Unbound provides access to topically-focused digital collections of historical documents. Collections in Archives Unbound cover a broad range of ...
- Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive
Posted: 4 March 2013
UMBC now has trial access to the Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive. This archival research resource contains the essential primary sources for studying the history of the film and entertainment industries, from the era of vaudeville and silent movies through to 2000. The core US and UK ...
- Synthesis Digital Library of Engineering & Computer Science
Posted: 20 February 2013
UMBC now has trial access to the Synthesis Digital Library of Engineering and Computer Science. Synthesis is an innovative information service for the research, development and educational communities in engineering and computer science. It combines authoritative content with advanced digital delivery ...
- IBISWorld Industry Intelligence
Posted: 8 February 2013
UMBC now has trial access to IBISWorld Industry Intelligence. IBISWorld produces and publishes over 700 US Industry Reports at the 5-digit level of the NAICS code – all delivered via their website. IBISWorld research reports contain trends, statistics and analysis on market size, market share ...
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- New Database: Global Issues in Context
Posted: 28 March 2013
UMBC now has access to the database Global Issues in Context. Global Issues in Context ties together sources to present a rich analysis of issues - social, political, military, economic, environmental, science related, health related, cultural - and headlines in world hot spots. It provides ...
- New Database: Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Posted: 28 March 2013
UMBC now has access to the database Opposing Viewpoints in Context Opposing Viewpoints in Context is the premier online resource covering today’s hottest social issues, from Offshore Drilling to Climate Change, Health Care to Immigration. Opposing Viewpoints in Context helps students ...
New Special Collection Finding Aids
- Jule Eisenbud collection on Ted Serios and thoughtographic photography
The Eisenbud collection, originating mainly from the 1960s during the years of Eisenbud's experimentation on renowned psychic photographer Ted Serios, provide an introduction to the psychic phenomenon 'thoughtography'. This collection contains thousands of photographs documenting Eisenbud's research and evidence of thoughtography.
- Mildred Grossman papers
The papers of Mildred Grossman cover her active and dedicated life. Included within the collection are photographs, both professional and personal, correspondence between friends and clients, diaries, daybooks, financial, medical, and legal documents. The photographs in this collection include a selection related to the Hotel Trades Council's exhibit "Portrait of a Union" and hundreds of personal photographs. Grossman's professional photographs have been removed and are housed with UMBC's Photography Collections.