Research Databases: Trials for Review

2014 - 2015 Review Session

Engineering and Applied Technology Databases

 Database Title  Details  Available

ASTM Compass - Standards and Engineering Digital Library
on-site trial

 All ASTM standards going back to 1998, manuals, monographs, data series, stps, and  journals

12/8/2014 - 1/31/2015
Access Engineering
lonestar
engineering
 Videos, e-books, reference manuals, engineering news, calculators, and study guides 12/8/2014 - 1/30/2015

Access Science
lonestar
engineering

 McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology, Yearbook of Science and Technology, Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, images, videos, and biographies  12/8/2014 - 1/30/2015
ASME American Society of Mechanical Engineers 
on-site trial
 conference procedures, journals, e-books 12/5/2014 - 1/25/2015

ASM Handbooks Online

demo101
morning

 23 handbooks, plus additional supplements

12/5/2014-12/12/2015

January week - tba

ENGnetBASE  e-books and handbooks  12/9/2014 - 1/10/2015
 Books24x7  e-books  12/8/2014 - 2/2/2015
 EBSCO Engineering Source    12/11/2014 - 1/31/2015
 EBSCO Vocational Studies Complete    12/11/2014 - 1/31/2015
EBSCO Energy & Power Source    12/11/2014 - 1/31/2015
EBSCO Applied Science & Technology Source    12/11/2014 - 1/31/2015

 

Historical Newspapers

 Database Details  Available
Proquest Historical Newspapers  Historical New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, and more
Gale's 19th Century U.S. Newspapers  Selected newspapers  

 

Streaming Video

 Database Details  Available
Kanopy  

 

Communication

 Database Details  Available
EBSCO Communication Source   12/11/2014 - 1/31/2015
EBSCO Communication and Mass Media   12/11/2014 - 1/31/2015

 

Reference

 Database Details  Available

Credo
user@lonestar.edu
trial532

Specialized Encyclopedias 12/15/2015 - 1/15/2015

 

Vendor Demonstrations

 Date  Time  Vendor  Product Demonstration  Location
Thursday, December 11, 2014  12:00pm - 12:50pm  ASTM International  ASTM Compass - Digital Library  Online Demo Archive
 PDF User Guide
 Friday, December 12, 2014  10:00am - 10:50am

 McGraw Hill Education

 Access Science
 Access Engineering
no archive available,
see vendor video tutorial
 Friday, December 12, 2014  11:00am - 11:40am  SkillSoft  Books24X7 archive - tba
 Friday, December 12, 2014  12:00pm - 12:40pm  ASME   ASME Digital Collection  Contact Norma Drepaul for presentation slides
norma.a.drepaul@lonestar.edu
 Friday, December 12, 2014  1:00pm - 1:50pm   ASM International  ASM Handbook Online Contact Norma Drepaul for webinar archive
norma.a.drepaul@lonestar.edu
 Friday, December 12, 2014  2:00pm - 2:50pm  Credo  Credo Reference Video tour
 Monday, December 15, 2014  1:00pm - 2:00pm  Taylor and Francis  ENGnetBASE  TBA (demo has been postponed)

 

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