Tag Archives: databases

Scopus – A closer look

Training session: Scopus – A closer look Thursday 25 May 2017, 10-11.30am McClay Library, Auditorium Scopus is the world’s largest bibliographic and citation database and a useful complement to Web of Science and Google Scholar. This course is aimed at staff … Continue reading

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Trial Access to ProQuest Historical Newspapers: Black Newspaper Collection

QUB staff and students now have trial access to ProQuest Historical Newspapers: Black Newspaper Collection.  Please note access ends on 22nd April 2017. To access follow the link from this page: http://queens.ezp1.qub.ac.uk/login?url=http://search.proquest.com/ Please let us know what you think of … Continue reading

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RILM Music Encyclopedias

The library has been given free unlimited access to RILM Music Encyclopedias for the period 1/3/17 until 31/12/17. RILM Music Encyclopedias is a unique collection of 45 seminal encyclopedias in full text, comprising 95,000 pages and including historical and current … Continue reading

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Problem resolved – Web of Science ‘Advanced Search’

The recent Web of Science ‘Advanced Search’ problem affecting the use of  the proximity operator Near/x has now been resolved.

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Secret Files from World Wars to Cold War – Trial Access Now Available

QUB staff and students now have trial access to Secret Files from World Wars to Cold Wars.  The trial ends 31st July 2016.  Access is available on-campus only from this link: http://www.secretintelligencefiles.com We would be interested in getting your comments … Continue reading

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Trial Access to Guardian/Observer and New York Times Archives

Queen’s staff and students have trial access to the following ProQuest Historical Newspaper databases: The Guardian and The Observer The New York Times with Index Access is available until 31 August 2016 (on-campus only) from this link. We welcome your … Continue reading

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Trial Access to the UNiLibrary

QUB staff and students can access this trial until 30th June 2016 from the following link: http://queens.ezp1.qub.ac.uk/login?url=http://www.un-ilibrary.org/ The United Nations iLibrary provides a single online destination for seamlessly accessing knowledge products created by the United Nations Secretariat, and it’s funds … Continue reading

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Dublin Castle Records 1798-1926 – Trial Access now available

QUB staff and students have trial access to Gale’s Dublin Castle Records 1798-1926 archive until 6th May 2016.  Access is available from the following link: http://queens.ezp1.qub.ac.uk/login?url=http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/qubelfast?db=GDSC Dublin Castle Records, 1798-1926 contains records of the British administration in Ireland prior to … Continue reading

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Trial access to SAE Technical Papers

Trial access to the complete collection of SAE’s Technical Papers is available until 7 April 2016. During the trial all SAE Technical Papers published from 1906 to the present can be accessed (approximately 125,000 papers). PDFs are available for download. Please … Continue reading

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Trial access to RILM Music Encyclopedias

Trial access to the RILM Music Encyclopedias database is available until 12th February. The database is a full-text compilation of 41  titles published from 1775 to the present, comprising nearly 80,000 print pages, the majority of which are not available … Continue reading

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