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New databases trial access

13 November 2017

Queen Mary now has access to three new databases containing materials on a variety of subjects.

ProQuest Central

ProQuest Central contains more of the Content types that researchers actually need including journals, dissertations, newspapers, market and industry reports, economic data and financial briefings and forecasts.

  • Users can access the latest thinking first in thousands of full text dissertations, working papers, and conference proceedings.
  • Key unique titles including WSJ, The Economist, Nature and The Lancet.
  • Huge multidisciplinary content set of over half a billion records from 39 databases across all subject areas. Additional Benefits for Academic Video Online and Academic Complete customers.
  • Find Academic Video Online and Academic Complete results in the ProQuest platform when searching ProQuest Central.
  • Complementary content in Academic Complete, ProQuest Central adds scholarly content coverage in key disciplines esp Business, Health and Medical, Social Sciences.
  • Complementary to disciplines covered in Academic Video Online – extends coverage to scholarly journals, news and non-periodical content across all disciplines.

More info available on the ProQuest Central LibGuide.

Access ProQuest Central here

Academic Video Online

Academic Video Online (AVON) is the most comprehensive multidisciplinary video subscription available to libraries.

  • It delivers more than 57,000 video titles spanning the widest range of subject areas including anthropology, business, counseling, film, health, history, music, and more.
  • More than 17,000 titles are exclusive to Alexander Street, all with a predictable annual cost.
  • The massive breadth of content in Academic Video Online makes it a useful resource for all types of patrons, giving libraries a high return on investment.

Access Academic Video Online here

Academic Complete

Academic Complete is a collection of scholarly ebooks from leading publishers. The first subscription product of its kind, It is an ideal foundation for a university ebook collection. With coverage in all academic subject areas, Academic Complete is the solution for libraries that want to provide students at all levels and faculty with librarian-curated ebooks essential to successful teaching, learning, and research outcomes. More info available on the Ebook Central LibGuide.

Access Academic Complete here

The trial access will last until 15th December.

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