Karen Finley: "Straight from the gut" Women's History Month is also the ideal time to highlight the work of Karen Finley, the world-renowned and controversial performance artist, author, and playwright whose work has addressed issues such as sexuality, abuse, and American politics from an uncompromising feminist perspective. Learn more
If I Knew Then What I Know Now Confessions of an overworked high school teacher: Dana Howard, ARTstor's new Senior K-12 Relationship Manager, writes about the joy of belatedly discovering all the new features and content in the Digital Library. Learn more
Images from the permanent collection of The National Gallery, London ARTstor is collaborating with The National Gallery, London to share images of every painting in the museum's permanent collection in the Digital Library. Learn more
Images documenting installations exhibited at the Mattress Factory ARTstor Digital Library and the Mattress Factory have reached an agreement to share 12,000 images documenting installations exhibited at the museum since its opening in 1977. Learn more
Images from the permanent collection of the Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens ARTstor is collaborating with the Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens to share approximately 1,100 images from its permanent collection in the Digital Library. Learn more
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ARTstor Mobile to the rescue ARTstor Mobile to the rescue! Watch this video to see how Sarah Martha Shipman, an MFA candidate at the Savannah College of Art and Design, uses the Digital Library on her mobile device. Learn more
The Cambridge Companion to Christian Mysticism is a multi-authored interdisciplinary guide to the study of Christian mysticism, with an emphasis on the third through the seventeenth centuries. The book is thematically organized in ...
This volume presents the composite character of the Cistercian Order in its unity and diversity, detailing the white monks' history from the Middle Ages to the present day. It charts the geographical spread of the Order from Burgu ...
Gilles Deleuze (1925–1995) was an influential and provocative twentieth-century thinker who developed and presented an alternative to the image of thought found in traditional philosophy. This volume offers an extensive survey of ...
With ongoing funding provided by the TWU School of Business, the Alloway Library has added a new online resource in the area of business and finance research.PrivCo is the premier source for business and financial research on major privately-held companies (MPCs). In the United States alone, there are over 150,000 operating firms that each bring in over $10 million in annual revenues, yet the traditional business media focuses almost exclusively on the same 15,000 publicly traded companies. By combining the very best financial analysts, editorial quality review, market research, and our proprietary data technology, PrivCo is dedicated to producing intelligent, in-depth business and financial research on the other 90% of major corporations. From elusive private company financials and revenues to private M&A deals and deal multiples, private firm valuations, venture capital fundings, private equity deals, private and family ownership breakdowns, bankruptcies, restructurings, and more.In short, PrivCo brings you the most accurate, reliable, and exclusive private company financial data available anywhere. Click here to access PrivCo (authentication may be required)
Canadiana.org and the Library of Parliament have announced a five-year collaborative effort to expand online access to the debates of the Parliament of Canada. This open-access service will support full-text searching of historical parliamentary debates in both official languages, bringing out massive amounts of new information for civic and scholarly analysis. National Capital Commission Digital Library
Towards the end of 2012, Canadiana.org and the National Capital Commission (NCC) launched a project to digitize historic photographs and photographic slides held within the NCC library. These images have significant historic value and their digitization will permit far easier and faster access by NCC planners and architects.
A New Partnership in Newspaper Digitization
In collaboration with Library and Archives Canada (LAC) and partners across the country, Canadiana.org is accelerating its work in digitizing historic newspapers. Access to LAC's newspaper collection, which contains microfilm records of thousands of newspapers across Canada, will allow us to keep digitization costs and processing times at a minimum. Canadiana.org will also ensure long-term preservation and online access to these digitized newspapers through theCanadiana Discovery Portal. These additional services are offered at a minimal premium to the basic digitization cost. Canada Treaty Series
Over the next few months the Jules Léger Digital Library, produced and hosted by Canadiana.org, will acquire roughly 45,000 pages from the Canada Treaty Series, the core collection of diplomatic documents signed by Canada with other nations. This project is part of an ongoing effort to digitize, preserve, and provide online access to the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade’s most valuable documents.
Growth of collections: Periodicals and Local Histories
Multidisciplinary and Discipline-Specific Collections at JSTOR
The following is a list of JSTOR content updates. More detailed information about titles and collections, along with delimited lists, may be accessed from the Archive Collections page. For the full list of content updates, please visit our website here.
For the full list of February 1 Release updates, please visit our website here. January 18, 2013 Release Content
Moving Wall Decreases
Alternatives: Global, Local, Political (Arts & Sciences VI) Coverage: Vol. 33, No. 1 (2008) – Vol. 34, No. 4 (2009) Moving Wall: 3 years Publisher: Sage Publications, Inc. ISSN: 0304-3754 Note: By publisher request, JSTOR is decreasing the moving wall from 5 to 3 years. For the full list of January 18 Release updates, please visit our website here. January 11, 2013 Release Content Title Changes
Studia Musicologica (Arts & Sciences III) Coverage: Vol. 48, Nos. 1/2-3/4 (2007) Moving Wall: 5 years Publisher: Akadémiai Kiadó ISSN: 1788-6244 Note: Studia Musicologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae became Studia Musicologica,beginning in 2007.
For the full list of January 11 Release updates, please visit our website here. For a full list of content updates, please visit our website here.