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The Library offers trials of new databases or e-resources to allow students and staff the opportunity to evaluate their suitability and use. Feedback from trials is used to inform possible purchase decisions.
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The Library offers trials of new databases or e-resources to allow students and staff the opportunity to evaluate their suitability and use. Feedback from trials is used to inform possible purchase decisions.

Please share your feedback by providing comments in the relevant resource boxes below.

Go direct to the database trials for:

Multidisciplinary

Faculty of Arts & Education

Faculty of Business & Law

Faculty of Health

Faculty of Science, Engineering & Built Environment

 

Multidisciplinary database trials

The following databases are now available to trial, and are relevant for all Faculties.

 

Faculty of Arts & Education

The following databases are now available to trial, and are most relevant for the Faculty of Arts & Education.

 

Al Manhal

Al Manhal

Publisher`s description: Al Manhal is a full text database for all ebooks, ejournals, etheses, strategic reports and conference proceedings from the Arabic and Islamic worlds.

Trial ends 20.08.2016

Please provide feedback by clicking on the comments link below. When posting commetns you may like to consider the following:

  • relevance to your area of interest
  • ease of use of the database
  • search functionality

For further information please contact Lizzy Delacretaz

 

DBpia

DBpia

Publisher`s description: DBpia is a fulltext database of scholarly journals published by Korean academic societies and research institute. Provides different fields of society, literature, economics & business, medical science, humanities, theology, law & administration, arts, engineering, natural science, and education. All the back issues of each journal title are available and title, author, keyword, journal title and publisher searchable.

Trial ends 31.08.2016

Please provide feedback by clicking on the comments link below. When posting comments you may like to consider the following:

  • relevance to your area of interest
  • ease of use of the database
  • search functionality

For further information please contact Lizzy Delacretaz

 

KRpia

KRpia

Publisher`s description: KRpia is an archival database containing books which covers Korean studies to liberal arts, culture civilisation and medicine

Trial ends 31.08.2016

Please provide feedback by clicking on the comments link below. When posting comments you may like to consider the following:

  • relevance to your area of interest
  • ease of use of the database
  • search functionality

For further information please contact Lizzy Delacretaz

 

LGBT Thought & Culture

LGBT Thought and Culture - Alexander Street Press

Publisher`s description: LGBT Thought and Culture is an online resource hosting books, periodicals, and archival materials documenting LGBT political, social and cultural movements throughout the twentieth century and into the present day. It brings together material previously buried or available only in disparate places to create a holistic picture of the gay rights movement as it travelled from the fringes of society to the mainstream. Content includes archival material from local and national organizations alongside personal papers of key leaders in the movement.

Trial ends 31.07.2016

Please provoide feedback by clicking on the comments link below. When posting comments you may like to consider the folowing:

  • relevance to your area of interest
  • ease of use of the database
  • search functionality

For further information please contact Lizzy Delacretaz

 

RISS International

RISS International

NOTE - you will need to create your own trial account

Publisher`s description: RISS International is a single gateway to access comprehensive resources about Korea and Korean studies. It provides an opportunity to access fulltext Korean journal articles, theses and dissertations also bibliographic data produced in Korea.

Please provide feedback by clicking on the comments link below. Whe posting comments you may like to consider the following:

  • relevance to your area of interest
  • ease of use of the database
  • search functionality

For further information please contact Lizzy Delacretaz

 

Women & Social Movements in Modern Empires since 1820

Women and Social Movements in Modern Empires since 1820

Publisher`s description: Women and Social Movements in Modern Empires explores prominent themes in world history since 1820: conquest, colonization, settlement, resistance, and post-coloniality, as told through women’s voices.

Trial ends 07.08.2016

Please provide feedback by clicking on the comments link below. When posting comments you may like to consider the following:

  • relevance to your area of interest
  • ease of use of the database
  • search functionality

For further information please contact Lizzy Delacretaz

 

Faculty of Business & Law

The following databases are now available to trial, and are most relevant for the Faculty of Business & Law..

 

CCH eBook eLending Platform

CCH eBook eLending Programme

Publisher`s description: CCH uses Wheelers ePlatform which has been specifically designed for libraries. The ebooks are available on publication before the print and the new ePlatform app allows readers to browse for, borrow and read ebooks anywhere, any time, on multiple devices.

To introduce this new platform CCH are offering a trial to provide access to five CCH Australia eBooks these titles are:

  • Australian Master Tax Guide 2016 - 58th Edition
  • Australian Corporations & Securities Legislation 2016 - Volumes 1 & 2
  • Australian Income Tax Legislation 2016 - Volumes 1, 2 & 3
  • Australian Master Financial Planning Guide 2015/16 - 18th Edition
  • Australian Master Superannuation Guide 2015/16 - 19th Edition

Please provide feedback by clicking on the comments link below. When posting comments you may like to consider the following:

  • relevance to your area of interest
  • ease of use of the database
  • search functionality

For further information please contact Helen Wood

 

Emerging Markets Information Service

Emerging Markets Information Service - EMIS

Publisher`s description: EMIS University is a database with dozens of applications for research in economics, finance and international business for the emerging markets. EMIS provides hard-to-get, relevant news, research and analytical data, peer comparisons and more from emerging markets.

Trial ends 31.07.2016

Please provide feedback by clicking on the comments link below. When posting comments you may like to consider the following:

  • relevance to your area of interest
  • ease of use of the database
  • search functionality

For further informaton please contact Sharon Chua

 

Faculty of Health

The following databases are now available to trial, and are most relevant for the Faculty of Health.

 

Clinical Skills Video Collections

Clinical Skills Video Collections

Publisher`s description - Clinical Skills Collections provide medical and nursing students a visual platform to more successfully learn how to perform everything from general physical examinations to specialized assessments. The database provides simple, easy-to-understand video demonstrations of science methods and practices to support faculty and students.

Trial ends 29.07.2016

Please provide feedback by clicking on the comments link below. When posting comments you may like to consider the following:

  • relevance to your area of interest
  • ease of use of the database
  • search functionality

For further information please contact Chrissy Freestone

 

RCNi Learning

RCNi Learning

Publisher`s description: RCNi Learning is an interactive online resource to help qualified and student nurses to enhance their skills. RCNi Learning features  interactive learning modules on a wide variety of specialties, with additional content to follow.

Trial ends 18.08.2016

Please provide feedback by clicking on the comments link below. When posting comments you may like to consider the following:

  • relevance to your area of interest
  • ease of use of the database
  • search functionality

For further information please contact Dorothy Rooney.

 

Faculty of Science, Engineering & Built Environment

The following databases are now available to trial, and are most relevant for the Faculty of Science, Engineering & Built Environment

 

User Obligations

Deakin University Library provides access to electronic resources for education, research or personal use.  Use of the resources is usually governed by licence agreements. 

Use by individual users is subject to acceptance of the terms and conditions of these licence agreements, and/or copyright law.  When a licence applies, the terms of use that you need to comply with are shown on the Library web pages and/or catalogue from links called "Licensing & Resource Info" or "more info".

Information must not be used for commercial purposes or re-sold in any way. Any copyright resides with the original author or publisher.

Refer to the Library's Conditions of Use for statements on acceptable or unacceptable terms of use. For specific details on use of an individual e-resource always refer to individual licence information.

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