The NYU Libraries regularly acquires new databases. Take a look at the new databases we added to our collection in July 2017:
- Board Vitals is exam review tool for the NBDE I and II, NBDHE, Shelf Exams for seven medical specialties and USMLE.
- Sign up to register for an individual account using your NYU email address.
- EBSCO Magazine Archive provides archival access to the following magazines: U. S. News & World Report, Time, Sports Illustrated, People, Life, Fortune, Forbes, Esquire, Business week, and Architectural Digest. Users can search across all ten magazines, or select individual titles.
- Foreign Office Files for Japan 1931-1945 is published in three parts, this collection makes available extensive coverage of British Foreign Office files dealing with Japan between 1919 and 1952:
- Japanese Imperialism and the War in the Pacific, 1931-1945
- Occupation of Japan, 1946-1952
- Japan and Great Power Status, 1919-1930
All NYU Libraries systems are available as of 9:30 a.m. EDT on July 28, 2017 after a planned service outage overnight.
Thank you for your patience during this scheduled maintenance. As always, if you need any assistance with our services, please use our NYU Libraries Ask a Librarian service.
Please be advised, several Libraries systems will be unavailable due to planned maintenance beginning on Thursday, July 27th at 7:00 p.m. and extending through the afternoon of Friday, July 28th. The affected systems include BobCat Standard, Interlibrary Loan requests, off-site recalls, e-journals, databases and ebooks, E-ZBorrow, and group study room reservations.
During the outage, the NYU Libraries Ask a Librarian service will be available to provide assistance.
We apologize for any inconvenience, and thank you for your patience.
NYU Libraries has arranged trial access to four collections from the History of Modern Russian and Ukrainian Art Online now through August 12, 2017.
The NYU Libraries regularly acquires new databases. Take a look at the new databases we added to our collection in June 2017:
Hit Songs Deconstructed provides up-to-date data and analysis on the current state of the mainstream music scene at the compositional level. Our in-depth reports and searchable IMMERSION database give you the tools you need to make informed decisions in a fast-changing musical landscape.
Race Relations in America: Based at Fisk University from 1943-1970, the Race Relations Department and its annual Institute were set up by the American Missionary Association to investigate problem areas in race relations and develop methods for educating communities and preventing conflict. Documenting three pivotal decades in the fight for civil rights, this resource showcases the speeches, reports, surveys and analyses produced by the Department’s staff and Institute participants, including Charles S. Johnson, Dr Martin Luther King, Jr., and Thurgood Marshall.
- Socialism on Film (The Cold War and International Propaganda): This collection of films from the communist world reveals war, history, current affairs, culture and society as seen through the socialist lens. It spans most of the twentieth century and covers countries such as the USSR, Vietnam, China, Korea, much of Eastern Europe, the GDR, Britain and Cuba.
Trade Catalogues and the American Home: Explore domestic consumerism, life and leisure in America between 1850-1950 with Trade Catalogues and the American Home. This resource presents a wealth of highly illustrated primary source documents that highlight commercial tastes and consumer trends, and provide a valuable visual record for a breadth of interdisciplinary study.
Please note, NYU Libraries will be closed in observance of July 4th. The Libraries will be open on Monday, July 3rd, and reopen on Wednesday, July 5th. Enjoy the holiday!