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Recent editions to our Electronic Collection include:

John Johnson Collection: This collection provides access to thousands of items selected from the John Johnson Collection of Printed Ephemera, offering unique insights into the changing nature of everyday life in Britain in the eighteenth, nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Housed in the Bodleian Library in Oxford, the John Johnson Collection is widely recognised as one of the most important collections of printed ephemera in the world and generally regarded as the most significant single collection of ephemera in the UK.  It was assembled by John de Monins Johnson (1882-1956), Printer to the University. While the majority of material dates from the 18th, 19th and early 20th centuries, there is ephemera dating back to 1508. There are over 1 million items in the original collection. The material is principally British.

Art & Architecture Complete: Art & Architecture Complete is a comprehensive bibliographic database that provides full-text coverage of 380 periodicals and more than 220 books. In addition, it offers cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts for more than 780 academic journals, magazines and trade publications, as well as for over 230 books. The database also provides selective coverage for 70 additional publications and an Image Collection of over 63,000 images provided by Picture Desk and others.  Art & Architecture Complete has been designed for use by a diverse audience that includes art scholars, artists, designers, college students, and general researchers.  This database covers a wide variety of pertinent subjects, including antiques, art and art history, interior and landscape design, and much more.

Environment Complete : offers deep coverage in applicable areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, renewable energy sources, natural resources, marine & freshwater science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more.

Humanities International Complete : provides full text of hundreds of journals, books and other published sources from around the world.  Includes all data from Humanities International Index (over 2,000 titles and 2 million records) and full text for more than 670 journals.

LGBT Life with Full Text : Provides indexing and abstracts of worldwide literature on gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender issues, as well as full text for more than 50 journals, magazines and regional newspapers and dozens of monographs; also includes a specialized LGBT thesaurus with over 6,400 terms.

MEDLINE with Full Text (EBSCO) : provides authoritative medical information on medicine,nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. Created by the National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE uses MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) indexing with tree, tree hierarchy, subheadings and explosion capabilities to search citations from over 4,800 current biomedical journals. Included are citations from Index Medicus, International Nursing Index, Index to Dental Literature, HISTLINE, SPACELINE, PREMEDLINE, AIDSLINE, BIOETHICSLINE, and HealthSTAR

Political Science Complete (PSC) : This database provides indexing and abstracts for top-ranked scholarly journals, recent reference works, and professional conference papers. Its coverage consists of topics such as law and legislation, comparative politics, political theory, international relations, humanitarian issues, and non-governmental organizations.

SocINDEX with Full Text : SocINDEX is the world's most comprehensive and highest quality sociology research database. This database features more than 1,660,000 records with subject headings from a 19,300 term sociological thesaurus designed by subject experts and expert lexicographers. This product also contains informative abstracts for more than 750 "core" coverage journals dating as far back as 1895. In addition, this file provides data mined from more than 575 "priority" coverage journals as well as from more than 2,800 "selective" coverage journals

Global Public Health : is an essential peer-reviewed journal that energetically engages with key public health issues that have come to the fore in the global environment — mounting inequalities between rich and poor; the globalization of trade; new patterns of travel and migration; epidemics of newly-emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases; the HIV/AIDS pandemic; the increase in chronic illnesses; escalating pressure on public health infrastructures around the world; and the growing range and scale of conflict situations, terrorist threats, environmental pressures, natural and human-made disasters.

Journal of Cultural Economy: is part of the Culture, Economy and the Social publishing programme of the ESRC Centre for Research on Socio Cultural Change (CRESC). Its concern is with the role played by various forms of material cultural practice in the organisation of the economy and the social, and of the relations between them. As such it will provide a unique interdisciplinary forum for work on these questions from across the social sciences and humanities. These include the contributions of actor network theory and science studies to debates about the ‘performativity’ of the economy and the social and the parallel discussions about the distributive nature of economic and social agency across networks of things and persons that is evident in social anthropology, and material culture studies.

Encyclopedia of Creativity: covers the definition of creativity, the development and expression of creativity across the lifespan, the environmental conditions that encourage or discourage creativity, creativity within specific disciplines like music, dance, film, art, literature, etc., the relationship of creativity and mental health, intelligence, and learning styles, and the process of being creative.

Book Citation Index: The Book Citation Index in Web of Science connects a library’s book collection to powerful new discovery tools, giving researchers the ability to quickly and easily identify and access the most relevant books. As a part of Web of Science, Book Citation Index allows users to search seamlessly across books, journals and conference proceedings to find the information most relevant to their work within one platform.

British Nursing Index:  is a leading database for support of practice, education, and research for nurses, midwives, and health providers in the UK or following UK practice. It provides references to literature in the most relevant nursing and midwifery journals. Also included are relevant nursing articles from selected medical, allied health, community and health management journals. Coverage is mainly titles published in the UK, plus a selection of important international nursing titles.

The Annals of pharmacotherapy : Founded in 1967, The Annals is an independent, peer-reviewed medical journal that advances pharmacotherapy throughout the world by publishing evidence-based articles on practice and research. The Annals provides an independent forum for the discussion and analysis of professional issues in pharmacotherapy.

Basic Pharmacokinetics: Basic Pharmacokinetics provides an understanding of the principles of pharmacokinetics and biopharmaceutics. It addresses clearly and concisely how these principles can be applied to achieve successful drug therapy. The application of principles and equations are illustrated with related problem sets and problem solving exercises. Novel features of this text include: the use of profiles (sketches of relationships among pharmacokinetic variables and parameters) to help the reader understand pharmacokinetics intuitively; a set of learning objectives provided at the beginning of each chapter

Symptoms in the Pharmacy : A practical and evidence-based guide for student, pre-registration and qualified pharmacists. Symptoms in the Pharmacy is an indispensable guide to the management of common symptoms seen in the pharmacy. With advice from an author team that includes both pharmacists and GPs, the book covers ailments which will be encountered in the pharmacy on a daily basis. Now in its sixth edition Symptoms in the Pharmacy has been fully revised to reflect the latest evidence and availability of new medicines. There are new sections and case studies for 'POM' to 'P' switches including chloramphenicol, sumatri.

Comprehensive Biotechnology: The second edition of Comprehensive Biotechnology continues the tradition of the first inclusive work on this dynamic field by presenting up-to-date and essential entries on the principles and practice of biotechnology. The integration of the latest relevant science and industry practice with fundamental biotechnology concepts is presented with entries from internationally recognized world-leaders in their given fields. With two volumes covering basic fundamentals, and four volumes of applications, from environmental biotechnology and safety to medical biotechnology and healthcare, this work serves the needs of newcomers as well as established experts combining the latest relevant science and industry practice in a manageable format. Six volumes linked and enhanced with electronic components defines the dynamic and multi-disciplinary nature of biotechnology research, applications, and tools.

Academic Search Complete :  Academic Search Complete is a comprehensive scholarly, multidisciplinary full-text database, providing access to more than 8,600 full-text periodicals, including more than 7,500 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, Academic Search™ Complete  offers indexing and abstracts for more than 12,500 journals and a total of more than 13,200 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc.

Business Source Complete : A definitive scholarly business database, providing bibliographic and full text content. Business Source Complete contains far more active, peer-reviewed, business related journals than any other database currently available. Business Source Complete offers indexing and abstracts for the most important scholarly business journals back to 1886. In addition to the searchable cited references provided for more than 1,200 journals, Business Source Complete contains detailed author profiles for the 20,000 most-cited authors in the database. It also provides full text journals in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics. Additional full text, non-journal content includes financial data, books, monographs, major reference works, book digests, conference proceedings, case studies, investment research reports, industry reports, market research reports, country reports, company profiles, SWOT analyses and more.

American Real Estate Society Journal Package including:

Amphiphiles : molecular assembly and applications : part of ACS symposium series

Investigating classroom myths through research on teaching and learning : part of ACS symposium series

Library design, search methods, and applications of fragment-based drug design : part of ACS symposium series

Understanding greenhouse gas emissions from agricultural management  : part of ACS symposium series

NMR spectroscopy of polymers : innovative strategies for complex macromolecules : part of ACS symposium series

Biotechnology and nanotechnology risk assessment : part of ACS symposium series

Frontiers in nucleic acids : part of ACS symposium series

Modern applications in membrane science and technology : part of ACS symposium series

100+ years of plastics : Leo Baekeland and beyond : part of ACS symposium series

Progress in authentication of food and wine : part of ACS symposium series

Oxidative stress : diagnostics, prevention, and therapy : part of ACS symposium series

Managing Symptoms in the Pharamcy: part of FASTtrack pharmacy series

Physical Pharmacy : part of FASTtrack pharmacy series

Pharmaceutical Compounding and Dispensing : part of FASTtrack pharmacy series

Hugo & Russell's Pharmaceutical Microbiology

Paradox in Partnership

Rang & Dale's Pharmacology


All new resources are now available via the Catalogue