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Database Trials

     

    Northeastern University's Snell Library is currently offering trial access to Digital Theatre Plus, an online platform of digital streaming videos of theatre productions.  Besides film,
    the resource includes behind-the-scene documentaries as well as teaching and learning resources to facilitate a deeper understanding of the productions and text.  Learning resources
    include a detailed introduction, plot summary, character biographies, a relationship map, language analysis, scene study, performance background and historical context for each play.
 
    Digital Threatre Plus provides access to filmed interviews from playwrights, directors, designers, muscians, actors involved in the playmaking process, prepared workshop materials, scene
    and character studies, and much more.
  
    The trial will end on February 18, 2020.  Please take the time to let us know your impressions of the resource by taking this short survey.
 
    Northeastern University's Snell Library is currently offering trial access to NewsBank's comprehensive news collection Access World News Research Collection
    Over 4500 news sources are included.  Each provides unique coverage of local and regional news, including companies, politics, sports, industries, cultural activities and much more.
    The diverse source types include print and online-only newspapers, blogs, newswires, journals, broadcast transcripts and videos.  
    Also, try out the map -based interface for a different way of viewing the news.

      The trial will end on March 6, 2020.  Please take the time to let us know your impressions of the resource by taking this short survey
      
    Northeastern University's Snell Library is currently offering trial access to PolicyMap.  PolicyMap is an online, cloud based data and mapping application that gives access to indicators related to housing, crime,
    mortgages, health, jobs, demographics, education and more.  Geography differs by source.  Data come from both public and proprietary sources.  Not all data can be downloaded.  Data is displayed through maps,
    charts, tables and reports. 
    PolicyMap's data is available across a wide range of geographies (address, block groups, census tract, zip code, county, city, state, MSA) in addition to school districts, HUD neighborhoods, and political boundaries.
    There is a detailed Data Directory for sources, years of data available, and geographic coverage. 
   Also, see the overview, guides, video tutorials and a curriculum resource page. 

 
     The trial will end on March 6, 2020.  Please take the time to let us know your impressions of the resource by taking this short survey

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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