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New Resource – Dictionary of Irish Biography

April 16th, 2014 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

Dictionary of Irish Biography The Dictionary of Irish Biography, a collaborative project between Cambridge University Press and the Royal Irish Academy, is the most comprehensive and authoritative biographical dictionary yet published for Ireland. It contains over 9,000 signed biographical articles which describe and assess the careers of subjects in all fields of endeavour, including politics, [...]

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New Trial resource – South Asia Archive

April 3rd, 2014 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, Trial Resources

The Library is providing trial access to the South Asia Archive until 9 May 2014. The South Asia Archive provides online access to primary and secondary material from across the social sciences and humanities. With specific focus on South Asia, the Archive contains material such as census reports, rare books, film ephemera, and journal runs [...]

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New Trial resource – Global Plants

March 25th, 2014 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, Trial Resources

The Library is providing trial access to JSTOR’s Global Plants until 9th May 2014. Global Plants is a community-contributed database that features more than two million high resolution plant type specimen images and other foundational materials from the collections of hundreds of herbaria around the world. It’s content is relevant to research and teaching in [...]

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New Resource – Modern Genocide : Understanding Causes and Consequences

March 14th, 2014 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

New Resource – Modern Genocide : Understanding Causes and Consequences This database presents comprehensive information and unique insights into modern genocide, focusing on the beginning of the 20th century to the present day – includes Armenia (1915), Bosnia (1992-1995), Cambodia (1975-1979), Darfur (2003-2006), East Timor (1975-1999), Guatemala (1981-1983), the Holocaust (1941-1945), Kurdistan (1988), Namibia (Herero, [...]

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Cutter Consortium

March 6th, 2014 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

Cutter Consortium is a global IT advisory firm helping organizations forge solutions to the business technology challenges they face. Through research, consulting, and training, Cutter assists enterprises as they create, implement, and maintain IT systems and organizations that support business objectives and encourage innovation.

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Watch the new UNSW Library videos online

February 26th, 2014 · No Comments · All Library News

Welcome to the UNSW Library.  The library buildings can be found at multiple locations, but our biggest location is online.  These new videos are designed to help you start finding what you need for your assignments, and navigate our services. Get Started. This whirlwind tour tells you all you need to know to get started [...]

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New Resource – Stratfor

February 17th, 2014 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

Stratfor provides current intelligence and analysis of geopolitics for businesses and government agencies’ use in strategic decision-making. Includes daily terrorism briefs, special reports, and podcasts useful for researchers in area studies, public policy, political science, and business.

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UNSW Library – Richard D’Avigdor Conference Award

February 14th, 2014 · No Comments · All Library News, Announcements

UNSW LIBRARY – RICHARD D’AVIGDOR CONFERENCE AWARD The award (up to $6000) aims to enhance career development opportunities by attendance at major national or international conferences on aspects of the development of digital information provision and access.  It is open to UNSW Library staff or junior academic staff, working in a field relevant to the [...]

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New Resource – Shephard Plus

February 14th, 2014 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

Shephard Plus Shephard Plus is a comprehensive offering of all of Shephard Media’s editorially driven and respected journalism. The service includes: Ten definitive live product datasets constantly updated. All the latest online news for the industry. Exclusive first look access to Shephard’s market leading international publications. A full three year archive of the magazines. Market [...]

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New Resource – British Pharmacopoeia 2014

February 14th, 2014 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

British Pharmacopoeia 2014 The British Pharmacopoeia (BP) is the official collection of standards for UK medicinal products and pharmaceutical substances.  Produced by the British Pharmacopoeia Commission Secretariat of the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency, the BP makes a valuable contribution to public health by setting publicly available standards for the quality of medicines.  Since [...]

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