database trials

TRIAL: Marquis Biographies Online

We now have a trial to Marquis Biographies Online.

The database provides access to biographies of leaders and achievers from around the world in the areas of business, law, science, medicine, the arts, government, entertainment and more. It also offers access to all the biographies that have appeared in the 24 Marquis Who's Who print titles since 1985, plus historical biographies from Who Was Who in America volumes from 1607–1985.
To access this trial, please visit- http://search.marquiswhoswho.comThe trial runs through 9/17.

TRIAL: Accessible Archives

We now have trial access to Accessible Archives database,
"Developed by dedicated instructors and students of American history, Accessible Archives' databases contain the rich, comprehensive material found in leading historic periodicals and books. Eyewitness accounts of historical events, vivid descriptions of daily life, editorial observations, commerce as seen through advertisements, and genealogical records are available in a user-friendly online environment."

TRIAL: Oxford History of Western Music

We now have a trial to the Oxford History of Western Music ONLINE:

- The full text from the Oxford History of Western Music (OUP 2009) with notes, bibliographies, and further readings for all 69 chapters
- 500 illustrations, 1,800 musical examples and index from the 2009 print edition
- More than 1,700 editorially selected links to relevant entries in Grove Music Online
- Sophisticated search and browse options for easy navigation of the text, and the original pagination from the 2009 edition is retained to aid location of references