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The DBInfo Blog contains news and events about electronic resources at UML Libraries.

PressReader added as a New Subscription

UML Libraries has added PressReader as a new subscription. The PressReader Library provides full-text access to over 3,000 international newspapers from 100 countries in 60 different languages. Newspapers are presented in their original language and layout. The viewer presents them as a two page spread in their original print format complete with advertisements. Clicking on an [...]


Royal Society of Chemistry Gold Collection: New Subscription Added

UML Libraries has added the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) Gold Collection as a new subscription resource available now for full-text access. The Gold Collection includes total access to all 37 RSC journals, 5 databases, 2 magazines (Chemistry World and Education in Chemistry), the ebook series “Issues in Environmental Science & Technology” containing 41 titles, [...]


Artstor Releases new Website

Artstor releases a new design and navigation to its web site that is far better organized and arranged. Rather than a scattering of sections and drop-down menus dispersed around the home page that made it difficult for the user to focus and find where exactly to go and how to proceed, the new design centers [...]


Cochrane Library releases new Web Site

Wiley Publishing has released a new and improved Cochrane Library web site. Along with an updated look and feel, the new site offers the following features and enhancements: Improved navigation: Browse the site with ease and learn more about the Cochrane Library thanks to a clean menu interface Mobile optimization: Read and navigate the Cochrane [...]


JoVE: General Laboratory Techniques

UMass Lowell Libraries has added a subscription to the Science Education module,  General Laboratory Techniques,  in the JoVE  video journal. This module contains 15 sections covering fundamentals such as the use of  bunsen burners, centrifuges, and pipettes along with many other lessons in equipment and operation basics. JoVE, the Journal of Visualized Experiments, is a peer-reviewed [...]