New Resource: Story Box Library

Tuesday, March 7th, 2017

ACU Library has a new resource Story box Library. Aiming to deliver the precious experience that sharing a book entails Story Box Library is committed to supporting and encouraging the practice of storytelling - inspiring young imaginations to soar. Connecting  children with literature through the complementary medium of film providing a vibrant, interactive experience via ...

New Resources: Sage Knowledge Video Collections

Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

After a successful trial, the Library has acquired five Sage Knowledge Video Collections:   Business & Management Education Media, Communication and Cultural Studies Politics & International Relations Psychology    SAGE Video showcases educational videos across key social science disciplines. Each collection includes a variety of video types to support diverse research and learning needs. ...

New Resource: Patrologia Orientalis

Monday, December 19th, 2016

The Library has acquired a new resource for the Faculty of Theology and Philosophy. The corpus of patristic texts from the Christian East published in the Patrologia Orientalis series are now available online through the Patrologia Orientalis Database. The full contents of the series, which began in 1903, contains content relevant to ...

New Resource: World Advertising Research Center (WARC)

Monday, December 12th, 2016

World Advertising Research Center (WARC) is a database that provides access to advertising and marketing information from various sources. The searchable sources include: organisations of various countries monographs conference papers abstracts (including 'Market research abstracts') and the full-text of various journals including: International journal of market research, Journal of advertising research, ...

New Resources: 6 Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE) Collections

Friday, November 18th, 2016

JoVE, the Journal of Visualized Experiments, is the world's first peer reviewed scientific video journal. After a successful trial, ACU Library has subscribed to the following collections in the Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE): JoVE Behavior JoVE Biology JoVE Chemistry  JoVE Developmental Biology JoVE Environment JoVE Neuroscience  

New Resource: Visual History Archive

Thursday, November 10th, 2016

The USC Shoah Foundation Institute's Visual History Archive gives users access to search through and view more than 53,000 video testimonies of survivors and witnesses of genocide. Interviews have been conducted in 63 countries and 40 languages. Each collection adds context for the others, providing multiple pathways to learn from the eyewitnesses of ...

New Resource: ‘Music Online: Listening’

Thursday, November 10th, 2016

Music Online: Listening is a multidisciplinary collection of audiovisual content from over 500 producers and distributors around the world, providing coverage in breadth and depth across all the key musical genres: Classical: All major genres and time periods from medieval to contemporary, from choral works to symphonies, operas, and the avant-garde. Jazz: All ...

New Resource: ClinicalKey for Nursing

Thursday, October 20th, 2016

ClinicalKey for Nursing is a clinical search engine designed to support physicians and nurses in their clinical decision making. Containing textbooks, journals, practice guidelines, drug information, and patient handouts. Content includes: Topic Pages Mosby’s Evidence-Based Nursing Monographs and Mosby’s Clinical Updates Customizable patient education handouts Drug monographs from Gold Standard Core Measures with ...

New Resource: Archives of Sexuality & Gender: LGBTQ History and Culture Since 1940, Part I

Wednesday, October 19th, 2016

A new Gale resource is now available online through ACU Library. Archives of Sexuality & Gender: LGBTQ History and Culture Since 1940, Part I consists of material drawn from hundreds of institutions and organizations, including both major international activist organizations and local, grassroots groups. The collection presents important aspects of LGBTQ life in the second ...

New Resource: BrowZine

Monday, October 10th, 2016

ACU Library now subscribes to BrowZine! BrowZine is a tool for reading eJournal issues on tablets, phones, and on the web. It consolidates journals from several publishers, so you can read and browse issues through a single, convenient platform. With BrowZine you can: create your own bookshelf of favourite journals get alerts when new issues ...