Trial Databases

Trial Databases

The UO Library has trial access to the databases listed below. As part of the evaluation process, we would like to receive comments from library patrons about the usefulness of these databases. Comments can be submitted in the box at the bottom of the page. When you select the link for the database, the database will open in a new window, allowing you to easily return to this window to submit comments.

To access these trial databases from off-campus, you must log into the UO VPN Client software

Below are the trial databases currently available, listed in alphabetical order:

60 Minutes 1997-2014

The 60 MINUTES: 1997-2014 online collection provides 350 hours of high-definition video from television's most preeminent news program, including hundreds of segments not available anywhere else in the world. This resource also includes 175 hours of bonus segments from the popular CBS News program Sunday Morning.

Expires April 16, 2015

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Dictionary of American Regional English

The Dictionary of American Regional English (DARE)—representing the full panoply of American regional vocabulary, from Adam’s housecat to Zydeco—has long been consulted by a wide range of scholars and lovers of language and regional nuance. This digital version transforms the dictionary into an interactive, multimedia tool that will greatly benefit both scholarly inquiry and general intellectual curiosity.

Expires April 23, 2015

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In-depth eMarketer reports: More than 200 new reports each year

Executive interviews: Insights from nearly 1,000 digital leaders

Sourced charts: Over 50,000 charts available for research, download or reference

Comparative Estimates and Forecasts: Charted estimates from leading industry sources

Digital World Atlas: Comprehensive global coverage

Expires July 10, 2015

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RIPM Online Archive

Founded in 1980, the Retrospective Index to Music Periodicals/Répertoire international de la presse musicale (RIPM) is one of four international cooperative bibliographic undertakings in music, alongside Le Répertoire international des sources musicales (RISM), Le Répertoire international de littérature musicale (RILM), and Le Répertoire international d’iconographie musicale (RIdIM).

Expires June 30, 2015

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Created by pjt on Jul 16, 2012 Last updated Apr 15, 2015