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Grove Music Online and Dictionary of National Biography now available

Two major reference works from Oxford University Press are now available online, with your Athens password. Grove Music Online incorporates the full text of “The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians”, “The New Grove Dictionary of Opera”, and “The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz”. The Dictionary of National Biography is an illustrated collection of […]

New bibiographic databases for Music, Food Sciences, Politics & Social Policy

The following databases are now available (using your Athens password to log in): Food Sciences & Technology Abstracts (FSTA), 1969- International Political Sciences Abstracts (IPSA), 1989- PAIS (Public Affairs Information Service) International, 1972- RILM Abstracts of Music Literature, 1967- These databases index/abstract relevant journal articles and book chapters. For more information and links, please go […]

Le Monde & Le Figaro now available online

The full text of these two French national newspapers is now available online, via the Europresse BPE interface. The searchable archives go back to 1987 for Le Monde, and 1996 for Le Figaro. This resource is available without a password on campus, and via the Secure Web Access from Anywhere service off campus. For more […]

900 New E-books now available

Two new packages of electronic books have recently been purchased by the University Library. You can now search, download and save the full text of: 500 psychology books published by the American Psychological Association, in the PsycBOOKS package. (Athens password required) 400 publications in the area of tourism published by the World Tourism Organization, in […]