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Database Trials

 

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 offering trial access to Gallup Analytics.  This includes Gallup data from the U.S. and 160+ countries.  These data are nationally representative, covering urban and rural areas in each country.  The Gallup tool includes timely economic, employment, and income data that are often hard to come by on a global scale.  Gallup uploads U.S. data daily. 
 

  • The Gallup Analytics tool allows users to cut data by numerous demographic and socioeconomic groups
  • Create and export custom data tables, trends, charts, and scatterplots
  • Export data to spreadsheets        

    U.S. DATA
  • Economic, well-being, and political data collected daily since 2008
  • By state and Metropolitan Statistical Ara (MSA)
  • Historical Gallup trends dating back to the 1930s

WORLD POLL DATA

  • Economic, well-being, and political data collected since 2005 in 160+ countries
  • More than 80 metrics that are part of the Gallup Macroeconomic Path-a behavioral based leadership model for successful countries
  • Country specific dashboards

 The trial ends on February 16, 2018.

 

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