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.
One of the key case law reporters in Canada is now available via Canada Law Book as Dominion Law Reports Plus. Full-text is available for the entire run of the title (1912 to the present). The contents are both browsable and searchable. A print copy is also maintained in Mills Reference (2nd floor) K .D65
The Library has recently acquired Grove Music Online. The Library also owns the 2nd edition in print, which can be found in the Music Reference section, call number: ML 100 .N48 2001
Grove Music Online comprises the full text of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, second edition, edited by Stanley Sadie and John Tyrell (London, 2001), The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, edited by Stanley Sadie (London, 1992), and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, second edition, edited by Barry Kernfeld (London, 2002). Articles that have been updated since their appearance in print are date-stamped in the upper right corner of the screen.
Records have been added to MORRIS and the ERD, or you can access this resource directly at http://www.grovemusic.com. For more information, please contact: Anne Pottier, Collections Services Manager, at extension 22410 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org