New Digital Resources added

Colgate University Libraries have added the following digital resources:

 

Apartheid South Africa 1948-1980 - Adam Matthew

 

Apartheid South Africa provides comprehensive coverage of the British files on the apartheid Governments of South Africa from 1948 through 1980.. 

 

Confidential Print: Africa 1834-1966- Adam Matthew

 

The Confidential Print series was issued by the British Government between c. 1820 and 1970.  It  originated out of a need to preserve the most important papers generated by the Foreign and Colonial Offices. These range from single-page letters or telegrams to comprehensive dispatches, investigative reports and texts of treaties. All items marked ‘Confidential Print’ were printed and circulated immediately to leading officials in the Foreign Office, to the Cabinet, and to heads of British missions abroad.

 

Slavery Abolition and Social Justice- Adam Matthew

 

This resource brings together documents and collections from libraries and archives across the Atlantic world covering an extensive time period from 1490. Close attention has been given to the varieties of slavery, the legacy of slavery, the social justice perspective and the continued existence of slavery today.

 

Jstor Ireland Collection

 

An interdisciplinary resource of materials from and about Ireland; materials span from the 1780s to the present.  Titles include journals on Irish literature, history, life sciences, sociology, anthropology and archaeology among others.

 

Pravada Digital Archive – Eastview

 

Searchable full-text and page images of the Russian newspaper Pravda, from its founding in 1912 to current.  Official publication ceased in 2009 but successor publications are included in the archive.  Text is in Russian.

 

Archives of Human Sexuality part II – Gale

 

Includes 30 additional collections including the Dan Siminoski Collection on Federal Bureau of Investigation Surveillance of Gays and Lesbians, Gay Activists Alliance, Herstory Archive, and the Canadian Lesbian and Gay Archives all available for searching within a uniform interface with part I of the collection.

Women's Studies Archive Women’s issues and Identities - Gale

 

This collection traces the path of women’s issues from past to present—pulling primary sources from manuscripts, newspapers, periodicals, and more. It captures the foundation of women’s movements, struggles and triumphs, and provides researchers with valuable insights.

 

Music Magazine Archive : Rock

 

These rarely collected, widely scattered, and now sought after publications present a unique record of popular culture, music journalism, and social and political transition in the late 20th century, making them invaluable primary sources to researchers interested in disciplines such as popular culture, gender studies, material culture, American studies, youth culture, and more. 

 

HeinOnline -Government, Politics, and Law collection

 

Has been upgraded to Government, Politics, and Law collection.  It contains more than 80 million pages of content across 80,000 titles and 195,000 volumes. HeinOnline bridges the gap in history by providing comprehensive coverage from inception of more than 2,300 periodicals. In addition to its vast collection of journals, the database also contains the Congressional Record bound volumes in entirety, complete coverage of the U.S. Reports back to 1754, constitutions for every country in the world, classic books from the 18th & 19th centuries, all United States Treaties, the Federal Register and CFR from inception, and much more!

 

International Bibliography of Theatre and Dance - Full Text - Ebscohost

 

Definitive research tool of international scope providing citations, abstracts, and some full text for journal articles, books, book chapters, and dissertations on all aspects of theater, dance, and the performing arts. Includes selective pre-1982 coverage.  It includes 193 journals and 372 full text books.

 

Naxos Music Library

Naxos Music Library – World

Naxos Video Library

 

Naxos is a streaming music service whose content includes the complete catalogues or selected recordings of over 800 labels of classical music.   The contents include over 130,000 CD length recordings and 2 million tracks.    Naxos Music Library – world includes content from over 1,500 cultural groups and 150 countries including the complete Smithsonian Folkways catalogue,  Naxos Video Library includes streaming videos of classical music performances, opera, ballet, live concerts and documentaries.

 

Oxford Language Dictionaries Online was cancelled due to low use.  Gannett Newstand is no longer being provided via NovelNY