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Gale Artemis – for when you need Literary Criticism fast!

Date Posted: November 19, 2014

s-artemis-literaryLooking for good scholarly criticism on literary works from all time periods?  Try Gale Artemis, the new and easy way to access a vast collection of literature criticism from books, journals and reference material.

Need more information?  Take a look at this page from our Literature LibGuide

Ebola: The Search for a Cure

Date Posted: October 9, 2014

ebolaWe would like to alert you to an important and timely new title just added to Films On DemandEbola: The Search for a CureThere are so many questions and unknowns surrounding the Ebola virus, and this brand-new BBC program’s authoritative information and first-hand accounts shed essential light on this potentially deadly disease.

Ebola: The Search for a Cure (52:40)

The Ebola virus. No one knows exactly where it comes from but one thing is certain—it’s one of the most virulent infections known to science. This special episode of Horizon meets the scientists and doctors from all around the world looking for the cure and hears first-hand accounts of what it’s actually like to catch—and survive—this terrible disease. A BBC Production.

Date Added: 10/07/2014
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ProQuest Dissertations and Theses: Global (PQDTGlobal) – now the Full Text version!

Date Posted: June 30, 2014

ProQuest Dissertations and Theses: Global (PQDTGlobal)


ProQuest Dissertations and Theses: Global (PQDTGlobal) is the world’s most comprehensive collection of full-text dissertations and theses. As the official digital dissertations archive for the Library of Congress and as the database of record for graduate research, PQDTGlobal includes millions of searchable citations to dissertations and theses from 1861 to the present day together with over a million full-text dissertations that are available for download in PDF format. Over 2.1 million titles are available for purchase as printed copies. The database offers full text for most of the dissertations added since 1997 and strong retrospective full-text coverage for older graduate works. It also includes PQDT UK & Ireland content.


More than 70,000 new full-text dissertations and theses are added to the database each year through dissertations publishing partnerships with 700 leading academic institutions worldwide, and collaborative retrospective digitization of dissertations. Full-text dissertations are archived as submitted by the degree-granting institution. Some will be native PDF, some PDF image.


Each dissertation published since July, 1980 includes a 350-word abstract written by the author. Master’s theses published since 1988 include 150-word abstracts. Simple bibliographic citations are available for dissertations dating from 1637. Where available, PQDTGlobal provides 24-page previews of dissertations and theses.


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