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Database Trials


 

Northeastern University Libraries is currently offering trial access to Access Engineering from McGraw-Hill. Access Engineering delivers comprehensive authoritative information that accelerates research and innovation, and features content from a broad range of must-have McGraw-Hill engineering publications, including the latest editions of classics such as Marks' Standard Handbook for Mechanical Engineers, Perry's Chemical Engineers Handbook, Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers, Roark's Formulas for Stress and Strain, and many more. AccessEngineering offers a very wide and deep repository of fully searchable engineering content online.  The resource also includes interactive graphs, videos delivered by top engineering faculty, Excel calculator templates, curriculum maps that help faculty incorporate engineering reference material into classes and cross-disciplinary student study guides.  

The trial ends on December 29, 2017.

Please let us know your thoughts on this resource and evaluate its value.

 

Northeastern University Libraries is currently offering trial access to the entire catalog of documentary films on Film Platform.  Film Platform offers an array of documentaries gathered from the international film festival circuit.  Also, it is often possible to arrange Skype Q & A with the filmmakers.    Film Platform was designed as a bridge between documentary makers and an academic audience.  See the user guide, to learn how to make playlists, add links to Blackboard, create bookmarks, request closed captioning, and much more

 

 The trial ends on January 31, 2018.

Please let us know your thoughts on this resource and evaluate its value. 

 

Northeastern University Libraries is currently offer trial access to Sage Business Cases, a growing digital collection of 1,000 case studies from a variety of industries around the world.  Sage Business Cases offers short vignettes to narrative long form cases, and they were written using both field reearch and publically available source material.  Many cases include instructor-only teaching notes and suggested responses to discussion questions.  

With Sage Business Cases you can find:

  •  Mini-cases for class discussion
  • Extended cases for pre-class research
  • Teaching notes to help direct discussion 

​  The trial ends on December 15, 2017

Please let us know your thoughts on this resource and evaluate its value.