The Book Club is reading "We All Looked Up" by Tommy Wallach, a novel about four high school seniors who face catastrophe. They must they abandon all thoughts of the future and decide how they’re going to spend what remains of the present. Join Book Club and enjoy meeting new people, sparking new ideas, seeing other perspectives, and practicing your skills of clear and effective communication.
Accessible Archives contains scanned copies of primary materials covering American history and culture, primarily from the 18th and 19th centuries. The collections include African American Newspapers, American County Histories (many of the documents are exclusive to Accessible Archives), Civil War documents, diaries, and newspapers, and much more.
Eyewitness accounts of historical events, vivid descriptions of daily life, editorial observations, commerce as seen through advertisements, and genealogical records - all this is available in a user-friendly online environment.
Drama Online contains the main collection with 1,100 playtexts, Shakespeare's Globe On Screen (20 live productions), Stage on Screen, Hamlet the Film, Shakespeare in the Present (acting masterclasses), L.A. Theatre Works (350 recordings), and Nick Hern Books (400 modern plays). Our trial runs through September 29, 2016. Please contact Deborah Thompson if you have questions or comments about this trial.
Index Islamicus is a database that indexes literature on Islam, the Middle East and the Muslim world. It is produced by an editorial team working at the School of Oriental and African Studies in London. Our access is provided through ProQuest. Records included in the database cover almost 100 years of publications on the world of Islam.
Our trial to Index Islamicus runs through September 20, 2016. Please contact Deborah Thompson if you have questions about this trial.
Material cited in the Index Islamicus includes not only work written about the Middle East, but also about the other main Muslim areas of Asia and Africa, plus Muslim minorities elsewhere. Over 3,000 journals are represented, together with conference proceedings, monographs, multi-authored works and book reviews. Journals and books are indexed down to the article and chapter level.