Communication Abstracts is a comprehensive source of information about communication-related publications on a world-wide scale. Communication Abstracts covers communication-related articles, reports, papers, and books from a variety of publishers, research institutions, and information sources.
Tuesday September 28, 11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. THODE LOWER LEVEL
Wednesday September 29, 11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. MILLS LOBBY
Tuesday October 5, 11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. MILLS LOBBY
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The CCH database HRWorks has been renamed BusinessWorks. The content has largely remained the same - it provides access to current information on Canadian employment standards, human rights and equity issues, employment insurance and labour relations. Also includes full text access to Canadian Labour Law Cases and Labour Notes.
ProQuest has scheduled a maintenance window beginning at 10pm EDT Friday October 8, 2004 - 10am EDT Saturday October 9, 2004. The following products will not be available during this time - ABI/INFORM, CBCA, Historical New York Times
For over 150 years, Scientific American has been the place to turn for understandable, authoritative reporting on the spectacular developments that have taken place in every field of science. Members of the McMaster University community can now access the complete editorial pages of the magazine published since January 1993 in high-quality PDF files.
The Library has recently upgraded its Global Books in Print subscription to include over 500,000 full-text reviews. GBIP lists over 9 million English language book, audio book, and video titles published in the U.S., Canada, Great Britain, New Zealand and Australia.
The Library now has an online subscription to CARD (Canadian Advertising Rates & Data). It lists over 4,300 Canadian print, broadcast, outdoor and online media, including current data on advertising rates and circulation as well as key contacts, advertising agency personnel and major industry associations. It also includes editorial profiles of periodicals in Canada (click on the Publications Profile tab) and Canadian market statistics, customs regulations, and more (click on the Stats & Facts tab).
The Library now subscribes to all three components of SourceOECD - Books, Periodicals, and Statistics. SourceOECD is the online publications portal of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. The site contains international publications and statistics on a wide variety of subjects including business, economics, employment,finance, health, investment, and telecommunications. Coverage is available from 1998 to the present.