Accessing our humanities collections

a guide to specialised collections for humanities researchers.

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Research and Access. Our mission is to encourage discovery, inspire creativity, and advance understanding of the humanities through the preservation and sharing of our diverse and extensive collections. Important Information about Access to Collections. The British Library’s Reading Rooms are calm, inspiring places to work and access the Library’s collections. Some collections are freely available online, but the majority will require a visit to the Library's Reading Rooms. Our Reading Rooms are for those who need to access items from our collection, such as,books, maps, manuscripts. Study and Meeting Spaces Book a meeting room for a group or sign up to use a private study room. Hours and Locations Our hours, holiday closings, street addresses and contact information. Baker-Berry Library Our main library houses the humanities and social sciences collections.   NEH’s Division of Preservation and Access welcomes applications for its Humanities Collections and Reference Resources (HCRR) grant program, with a deadline of J These grants support projects to preserve and create intellectual access to such collections as books, journals, manuscript and archival materials, maps, still and moving .

“A Scene from the Countryside” Part of the Vietnamese Rare Book Collection. Harvard-Yenching Library The Vietnamese Collection of the Harvard-Yenching Library focuses on humanities and social sciences. It's particularly strong in history and literature. Accessing These Materials. For ebooks, also see our guide to electronic books collections since many collections have been temporarily opened during the pandemic. Due Dates and Returns. While we are closed, we ask you to refrain from returning books to the exterior book drop at Skillman. Any books that are returned will be placed in a three-week quarantine to be safe. Accessing e-books from an academic library is a bit different than borrowing an e-book from a public library or buying an e-book from an online bookstore. The e-books that are available through the USF Libraries are published by the same scholarly publishers and academic presses as the library's print collection. most e-book collections do Author: Susan Silver. Japanese Literature. The Japanese Collection covers literature from ancient to modern times. It includes thousands of volumes of woodblock print books (hanpon) from the Edo period (–), many illustrated by contemporary artists such as Katsushika Hokusai (–) and Kitagawa Utamaro (–).

  Exploring the Humanities Online: Digital Collections at ZSR for Research and Teaching by Susan Smith on Octo in Beyond the Desk On Wednesday, Oct. 26 from PM in the Library Auditorium (Room ), ZSR Library will host a session, sponsored by the WFU Humanities Institute, on accessing and utilizing our digital collections. About. Mathematical Sciences Publishers (MSP), Project Euclid, and Duke University Press have partnered to offer MSP on Euclid, a collection of the same eleven journals published and sold as a bundle by MSP but now enhanced by the functionality of the Project Euclid on Euclid is an alternative way of purchasing and accessing this electronic collection of MSP titles.   HUM - Applied Humanities Finding Books & eBooks Search this Guide Search. HUM - Applied Humanities You can also search directly in our ebook collections. These are some of the recommended ebook databases for research in the Humanities: EBSCO recommends Firefox when accessing this database. If you use Safari, please use Safari 11 Author: Elaina Fisher.   Wiley (Social and Behavioral Sciences, Physical Sciences and Humanities, search DiscoverE for individual titles) Cambridge University Press (Frontlist titles, present, limit to "collections I have access to") Cambridge Companions and Histories, and Elements are now completely available temporarily in DiscoverE through May Note that we.

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COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results Accessing our humanities collections book available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

Accessing Open Access Books. Taylor & Francis Open Access Books are published across all subject areas, our strengths are in Society & Social Sciences and have also built collections in subject specific areas and collections for universities and funders who have a large amount of book content to open access.

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This book explores at great length the conceptualization of digital curation projects with interdisciplinary approaches that combine the digital humanities and history, information architecture, social.

Humanities-Ebooks for printable Ebooks in English, History and Philosophy. From May most of our book titles will be in multiple formats - buy the PDF and download ePub and Mobi as well. Thousands of Fairy Tales from the s to the mids. A small number have been digitized here; The Emily Wood Epsteen Collection consists of thousands of children’s books, particularly textbooks and fairy tales, c.

s; The Donald Beaty Bloch Collection holds over children’s books, c. ; The Ira Wolff Photo-Illustrated Children’s Collection contains. The humanities include ancient and modern languages, literature, law, history, philosophy, religion, and visual and performing arts such as music and theatre.

The humanities that are also regarded as social sciences include technology, anthropology, area studies, communication studies, cultural studies, and linguistics. Overview. Updated Octo —The Humanities E-Book collection currently totals 5, titles in all as of October Upon request (see below) Download a title list below.

ACLS Humanities E-Book (HEB) is proud to participate in Humanities Open Book (HOB), a program intended to give a second life to outstanding out-of-print books in the humanities by turning them into free e-books. Accessing our humanities collections book Center for the Humanities The Graduate Center, CUNY Fifth Avenue, Rm.

New York, NY () [email protected] The James Gallery. Books at Amazon. The Books homepage helps you explore Earth's Biggest Bookstore without ever leaving the comfort of your couch. Here you'll find current best sellers in books, new releases in books, deals in books, Kindle.

Discover the best Humanities in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers. E-Book titles can either be accessed in the library catalog or directly from online library subscriptions.

Here are a few online library e-book databases with collections in the Humanities and Literatures. For more information on how to download, search, and navigate these books- click the corresponding subtabs.

'Eve’s book gives a synoptic and multi-layered overview of many of the different factors at play in scholarly communication in the humanities, and offers valuable suggestions about how a transition to open access in the humanities might take better account of these factors, bringing much needed critical and constructive reflection to the contemporary pursuit of a long held Cited by: Using our collections and sources The Library provides access to a wide range of material to support and advance your research in the most appropriate and cost-effective way.

‌ ‌We develop our collections and stimulate new ways to exploit these resources, with a focus on the University’s research priorities. Accessing Course Materials. Project Muse - thousands of peer-reviewed digital books in the humanities and social sciences, In cases where the Library does not have the required textbook for a particular course, borrowing a print book from another library via our Document Delivery services may be possible.

These collections cover a variety of disciplines including business, economics, technology, engineering, humanities, arts, and science. This guide has been created to assist students in searching for, accessing, and downloading digital content through the Author: Robin Kear.

The Paul Bunyan Collections contains books, pamphlets, archival materials, and other items related to the history of the legendary figure. Lionel Johnson Collections. Collector Lionel Johnson donated several extensive book collections to the CLRC, including books related to Alice in Wonderland, Treasure Island, and pirates.

Offers permanent access for researchers, historians and scholars to historical collections that exist in digital format. It includes texts, audio, moving images, and software as well as archived web pages.

E-book collections include Text Archive and Project : Electronic Resources. ( views) Statistics for the Humanities by John Canning - British Academy, This book is a beginner's guide to statistics which uses examples from the humanities subjects.

The book is aimed primarily at undergraduate humanities students, especially those who have not studied mathematics since the age of   What if I want to search everything. All e-book are availabe in the CUNY Catalog and you conduct a search there, you will uncover items in our e-book collections, along with all other materials (print books, journal titles, government reports, etc).Author: Kenneth Rosenberg.

Humanities If you love learning about the Humanities, then you will enjoy browsing these collections. Here AbeBooks sellers have compiled thousands of resources related to all aspects of human culture.

You'll find anthropology books, philosophy books, literature novels and plenty of studies related to language and religion. The Drew library has access to overebooks. All of them, including the ebooks in the major collections below and ebooks in other databases, are available for free to Drew students, faculty and staff 24/7.

They may be found by searching the Library catalog, or by accessing our individual ebook collections : Kathleen Juliano. Create customized guides to relevant sources in our collections. See Classes, Exhibits, and Events.

Request an instruction session for your class/group at least two (2) weeks prior to the instruction session. Please contact Ashley Larson, our Public Services Librarian, with any questions or special requests.

Askwith Media Library. The mission of the Askwith Media Library collection is to provide and support the use of audiovisual media for research and instruction in the College of Literature, Science, and the Arts in particular, and more broadly for the entire campus. The library maintains a collection of more t titles including feature films, documentaries, animated films.

Alternatively you can search our ebook collections separately. Ebrary's Academic Complete Collection. Our largest ebook collection, providing access to more thanindividual titles across most disciplines including history, humanities and languages.

DawsonEraAuthor: Bernie Lally. SinceBBVA has published, through OpenMind, a collection of books dedicated to the analysis and dissemination of the central issues of our books, which are published once a year, are collections of articles written by leading international experts that deal transversally, and from different perspectives, with the questions that affect our lives and.

book collections are generally easier to use for most of my research.”7 The third study, the UK National E-Book Observatory, 8 was a massive online survey of e-book use and perceptions in the United Kingdom that gathered more t responses.

Accessing Materials students taking classes remotely can submit an InterLibrary Loan request to have items from the library’s physical collections shipped to them, a service that has already been in place for online students and faculty.

Click on the video below for step-by-step guidance on making a request for physical materials from JFL. The Marriott Library's ebook collections are made up of a wide variety of works, mostly from the arts, sciences and humanities.

Because our collections constantly change, the best place to go for current information about them is the eBook Database Page. That page provides a single list that describes all the ebook databases the Marriott Author: Mary Ann James. Please note that some of the E-Books currently available in our collections are available only during the duration of the Coronavirus Pandemic.Accessing our collections.

The resources of the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library may be used by all scholars and researchers, whether or not they are members of the University of Toronto community. A University of Toronto Library card is not necessary to access the collections, but onsite registration is required.A fully searchable collection of high-quality e-books in the humanities which have been reviewed and recommended by scholars.

These titles are offered by the American Council of Learned Societies in collaboration with twenty learned societies, over contributing publishers, and librarians at the University of Michigan's Scholarly Publishing Office.