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Oxford Art Online and Oxford Music Online

Please Note: Access to Oxford Art Online and Oxford Music Online is currently unavailable. The vendor is working to resolve the issue asap.

Nexis Uni authentication

Please Note: There is currently an issue with Nexis Uni authentication causing errors when accessing. The vendor is working to resolve the issue asap.

JSTOR eBooks

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New / Trial Databases

The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
DBpia is a multidisciplinary full-text database of journal articles published by major Korean research institutions. There are over 1900 journal titles and more than 1.9 million articles included. Some resources are also available in English.
FILM Platform offers streaming of critically acclaimed educational documentary films from around the globe and is specifically designed to serve academic institutions.
A comprehensive and interdisciplinary encyclopedia to intercultural communication theory and research by scholars from around the world.
A foundational text and reference for how composite materials work -- production, properties, usage -- theoretical and applied aspects are covered.
KRpia is a full-text database including reference works and primary sources such as dictionaries, encyclopedias, and archival material on Korean history, literature, civilization etc.
Access Information: This is a trial database. Access is available from May 15-June 14, 2018.
NOTE: This resource is not accessible from off-campus.
The world’s most authoritative and inclusive library of texts, Literature Online Premium offers a unique combination of materials which respond to and support the full interdisciplinary breadth in which literary studies are researched today.
Mendeley is a free reference manager, PDF organizer, and academic social network with web-based, desktop, and mobile versions that can help you organize your research, collaborate with others online, and discover related research. ASU users can access the Mendeley Institutional Edition by using an email address to create an account.
The Oxford Research Encyclopedia provides readers with current, peer-reviewed, scholarship on the social history of Latin America from pre-Columbian to modern times.

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  • Systematically or programmatically or massively copy any of these resources
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