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UN databases on trial

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The library has arranged a trial for two United Nations databases:
UN Comtrade contains more than 700 million records covering over 40 years of detailed trade information that until now has been accessible only to economists and statisticians of international organizations

Trial available for Columbia Gazetteer Online

Submitted by lawlord on Filed under Library News:  Mills Innis Thode Trial e-Resources

The Columbia Gazetteer of the World , a comprehensive encyclopedia of geographical places and features, is now available as a

AnthroSource (American Anthropological Association) now on trial

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AnthroSource , the premier online resource serving the research, teaching, and professional needs of anthropologists is now on

Business products on trial - Business Monitor Online (trial extended) & Corporate Retriever (new trial)

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The trial for Business Monitor Online has been extended to March 31, 2005. In addition, a trial has been set up for the Corporate Retriever offered by MicroMedia/ProQuest. Click here to find more information about all e-resources currently on trial.

Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy now available online

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In 1998 Routledge published the Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy, which is held in MILLS Reference (Call No.: B 51 .R68 1998 v.1-v.10). The first multi-volume Encyclopedia to be published in the discipline in over thirty years, REP is now regarded as the definitive resource in the field. The Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy editorial team then began work on a fully searchable and extensively cross-referenced dynamic Web version, the Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy Online .

Contemporary Psychology replaced by online version PsycCRITIQUES

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The print journal Contemporary Psychology has been replaced by an online version entitled PsycCRITIQUES which is now available through the library.
Each week PsycCRITIQUES releases 15 or more reviews of current books and films. In addition, the database contains book reviews previously published back to 1995.

Got an idea for the Knowledge Commons?

Submitted by lawlord on Filed under Library News:  Mills Mills Learning Commons

The Library has made a proposal to the University Planning Committee to create a Knowledge Commons (working title) in the Mills Library.

If fully realized the Commons would become an integrated learning facility with up to 200 wired computers, wireless access for up to 120 simultaneous users, 6 collaborative study rooms and 79 lounge seats.

The Concept and Feasibility Study, artists' drawings and proposed floor plans are available on the Knowledge Commons web page.

Elsevier Economics backfile acquired

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The Library is pleased to announce that it has partnered with the Department of Economics and the Faculty of Business to purchase the complete backfile for the Elsevier suite of Economics, Econometrics and Finance journals.

This one-time purchase was funded with Library Acquisitions funds designated for both Economics and Business.

Journals on Extenza platform temporarily unavailable

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Sorry, there is a problem with the Extenza system . The vendor is working on fixing the problem and will resume this service as soon as possible.
This will affect journals published by deGruyter,

Library Acquires Elsevier backfiles to 1995

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The Library is pleased to announce it has purchased an additional backfile for all Elsevier journals. WIth this acquisition, McMaster students and faculty now have access to a full 10-years (1995 to present) of Elsevier journals online.
This one-time purchase has been funded largely as a result of the lower cost of US subscription renewals due to the current strength of the Canadian dollar, and not at the expense of other library acquisitions.

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