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Archive for November, 2011

Benezit Dictionary of Artists on Trial

Posted by eleres on 17th November 2011

The Benezit Dictionary of Artists provides biographies, solo exhibitions, museum and gallery holdings, auction records and a bibliography for artists from antiquity to the present day. It also includes images of signatures, monograms and stamps of sale.

The trial goes through December 16th, 2011. Please send comments to Peter Stern, Humanities and Fine Arts Research Services Librarian, at 413-545-3967.

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Trial for Faculty of 1000

Posted by eleres on 17th November 2011

The Libraries offer a trial of Faculty of 1000, a database of peer-reviewed research articles, reports and posters in the fields of medicine and biology. Articles are ranked based on the number of reviews they receive. You can search or browse by specialty to read evaluations.

The trial goes through 12/16/11. Please send comments to Maxine Schmidt, 413-545-6739.

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New E-Reference Works

Posted by eleres on 2nd November 2011

The following titles have been added to the Libraries online reference collection:

Contact a Reference Librarian with assistance or questions regarding these sources.

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New E-Journals Added

Posted by eleres on 2nd November 2011

The Libraries have activated the following new e-journal subscriptions. You may find them in theĀ  UMass Amherst library catalog or the E-Journal List:

  • Brain and behavior, 2011 -
  • Genre, 2000-
  • Minnesota Review, 2005-

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E-books from Taylor & Francis on Trial

Posted by eleres on 2nd November 2011

The Libraries have a trial for the Taylor & Francis eBookSubscriptions service through November 14th, 2011. Browse or search through 23,000 e-book titles in the Humanities, Law, and Social Sciences. Please send comments to Jim Kelly, 413-545-3981.

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