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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:

Academic Video Online: Premium

Academic Video Online: Premium is Alexander Street's most comprehensive video subscription. Launched in 2013, this expansive resource comprises the full content of dozens of video collections and bonus discipline clusters, and grows by 7,000 titles each year. You can use the following URLs to search within specific disciplines. These discipline pages will also cross-search your other Alexander Street content on the same platform:

Access expires: 05/04/2017

Submit comment about this database here.

Cuban Culture and Cultural Relations, 1959-

Primary-source collection of ca. 45,000 fully-searchable documents from the Casa de las Américas in Havana, documenting the culture and cultural relations of Revolutionary Cuba and countries in Latin America and the Caribbean.

Access expires: 05/20/2017

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Flipster is a next-generation digital magazine solution that makes it easy for you to read your favorite magazines on your computer or mobile device.

Access expires: 05/24/2017

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JSTOR Sustainability

JSTOR Sustainability is a digital library of academic research covering issues of environmental stress and its challenges for human society.

The University of Oregon is participating in an intensive beta-testing process for JSTOR Sustainability. If you have any comments or opinions about usability, design, content, or anything else, please submit a comment below.

Submit comment about this database here.

Women's Issues and Identities

Focusing on the 19th and 20th centuries, Women's Studies Archive provides a history of the social, political, and professional aspects of women's lives and offers a look at the roles, experiences, and achievements of women in society. Through a variety of documents such as diaries, letters, photographs, news clippings, organizational records, and journals, it presents a record of the issues that have affected women, societal contributions, social status, and women's movements.

Access expires: 04/30/2017

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SAGE Video Collections

SAGE Video showcases highly relevant educational video across key social science disciplines. Each collection includes a breadth of video types to support diverse research and learning needs. This trial includes Psychology, Education, Business & Management, Media and Communication, Politics and International Relations and Counseling and Psychotherapy, Criminology and Criminal Justice, Sociology, as well as SAGE Research Methods, SAGE Research Methods Cases, SAGE Research Methods Datasets, SAGE Research Methods Video, SAGE Stats (State Stats, Local Stats & Business Stats), US Political Stats, SAGE Business Researcher and SAGE Business Cases.

Access expires: 07/17/2017

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Created by pjt on Jul 16, 2012 Last updated Apr 25, 2017
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